NPC Worldwide PRO Qualifier VL Classic

This Pro Qualifier Contest will be open to ALL amateur athletes worldwide regardless of their federation affiliations. Start: 27TH SEPTEMBER 2020 in 10-00.

PROMOTER: VALERIY LUTSAK (Ukraine)
Phone: +380679333900
E-mail: vlutsak.psl@gmail.com
Site: www. vlclassic.com

LOCATION

Kyiv. Ukraine. Having survived the Mongol Empire, WWII, Chernobyl, and Soviet rule, Kyiv is the proud capital of the Ukraine. Filled with theaters, museums, religious sites, modern buildings and ancient ruins, the city of Kyiv is the center of Ukrainian culture. The Monastery of the Caves, founded in 1015, and Saint Sophia Cathedral, founded in 1037, are both World Heritage Sites. The Museum of the Great Patriotic War, topped by the massive Motherland Statue, provides gorgeous views of the city below.

The top attractions to visit in Kiev are:

  • Kyivo-Pechers’ka Lavra
  • Andriyivski Uzviz
  • Saint Sophia Cathedral
  • National Museum of the History of Ukraine in the Second World War
  • State Aviation Museum
  • Grishko Central Botanical Garden

VENUE

Event Hall, hotel RAMADA ENCORE, KYIV
Address: 103, Stolichnoe Shosse, 03131, KYIV, Ukraine
See in Google Maps:

Ramada Encore Kyiv is an international brand hotel just few minutes away from the city center. The hotel is an ideal place for conferences, meetings and different types of events, with onsite restaurants and extended stay accommodation.

ARRIVAL

Airports
Kyiv Boryspil International Airport (KBP/UKBB)
site: https://kbp.aero/en/
Kyiv Zhuliany Airport (IEV/UKKK)
site: https://iev.aero/en/

Train
Kiev Express: Overnight Train Warsaw Poland (Warszawa Centralna) to Kyiv Ukraine

Bus
You can use FlixBus or similar service.

VISA

Citizens of over 60 countries don’t need a visa. Detailed information at: http://old.mfa.gov.ua/en/consular-affairs/entering-ukraine/visa-requirements-for-foreigners (Entry regime to Ukraine for foreign citizens)

HOTEL

Official Hotel – RAMADA ENCORE, KYIV
Address: 103, Stolichnoe Shosse, 03131, KYIV, Ukraine

IMPORTANT INFORMATION: All the costs for travel, hotel accommodations, visas, local transportation including airport transfers, and meals are the responsibilities of the individual athletes.

REGISTRATION FEE

The NPC WORLDWIDE PRO QUALIFIER VL CLASSIC Registration Fee will have to be paid in advance online through at www.vlclassic.com

  • Registrations payments made BEFORE August 1 2020 will be €200 (euro).
  • Registrations payments made BEFORE September 1 2020 will be €250 (euro).
  • Registrations payments made AFTER September 1 2020 or at the registration will be €300 (euro).

For athletes wishing to compete in the second (open) category the additional fee of €100 (euro) will be charged.

Your coach can attend backstage for a fee of €50 (euro). This fee can be paid through the “Backstage Coach access” form.

IMPORTANT INFORMATION. Bring copy of your payment confirmation to the registration.

REGISTRATION

The Official Athlete Registration will be conducted on Saturday, September 26th, 2020 from 12-00 to 21-00 in Hotel – RAMADA ENCORE, KYIV

Remember that all athletes will have to produce their payment at the registration or bring copy of your payment confirmation.

JUDGES

The judging panel is determined by NPC WorldWide.

POSING MUSIC

All posing music with 60 seconds for bodybuilding competitors and 60 seconds for women’s physique competitors must be on an audio CD disc or USB flash only.

The posing music must be the only track on CD disc or USB flash.

Each competitor must affix his name on the CD for an easy identification.

The use of profane, vulgar and offensive language is strictly prohibited in the posing music.

COMPETITORS RULES

NPC WORLDWIDE OFFICIAL RULES

CATEGORIES

DIVISION FIGURE:

  • Class A – up to and including 163 cm (5’4″)
  • Class B – over 163 cm (5’4″) up to and including 168 cm (5’6″)
  • Сlass C – over 168 cm (5’6″)

Division Women’s Fitness:

  • one Classe – open

Division Women’s PHYSIQUE:

  • one Classe – open

Division Women’s BIKINI:

  • Class A – up to and including 157 cm (5’2″)
  • Class B – over 157 cm (5’2″) up to and including 163 cm (5’4″)
  • Class C – over 163 cm (5’4″) up to and including 168 cm (5’6″)
  • Class D – over 168 cm (5’6″)

Division Men’s Physique:

  • Class A – up to and including 173 cm (5’8″)
  • Class B – over (5’8″) up to and including 178 cm (5’10”)
  • Class C – over 178 cm (5’10”)

Division Men’s Classic Physique:

  • Class A – up to and including 175 cm (5’9″)
  • Class B – over 175 cm (5’9″) up to and including 180 cm ( 5’11”)
  • Class C – over 180 cm (5’11”)

Division Men’s BODYBUILDING:

  • Lightweight – up to and including 80kg (176 1/4 Ibs)
  • Middleweight – over 80 kg (176 1/4 Ibs ) up to and including 85 kg (187 1/4 Ibs)
  • Light-Heavyweight – over 85 kg (187 1/4 Ibs)up to and including 90 kg(198 1/4 Ibs)
  • Heavyweight -over 90 kg (198 1/4Ibs )up to including 102 kg (225 1/4 Ibs)
  • Super Heavyweight – over 102 kg (225 1/4 Ibs)

IMPORTANT INFORMATION: One IFBB Professional LEAGUE PRO CARD will be awarded to the OVERALL winner of each Division!

TANNING

Tanning will be organized by our partners “Magic Tan”. The tan of athletes will begin three hours before the start of the Contest. The tan is carried out by appointment and in the order of performance of categories. You can book a tan service on the website: https://www.magictan.com.ua/page8985633.html#calendar

IMPORTANT INFORMATION: The Open Contest has banned all tans that can be wiped off. An official will check the tan of all athletes backstage and if the tan comes off by simply wiping, the athlete will be told to remove the tan before going on stage.

ADDITIONAL INFO

ELECTRIC CURRENT
220V, 50 Hz. Plugs and sockets: type C (also known as the standard “Euro” plug) and type F (also known as “Schuko”, also works with plug type C).

CURRENCY
The national currency in Ukraine is UAH. All major credit cards are widely accepted at most major hotels, department stores and restaurants. You may be requested to show your passport.

LANGUAGE
The official language in Ukraine is Ukrainian. English and russian is widely spoken in hotels, restaurants, shopping centers and tourist areas.

TAXI
You can use apps Uber or Bolt (Taxify).

DIFFERENCE
Eastern European Standard Time Time zone in Ukraine (GMT+2)

MEDIA ACCREDITATION
All media must submit request to vlutsak.psl@gmail.com no later than august 20th, 2020.

CAMERA/VIDEO EQUIPMENT
Camera and/or video recording equipment shall be strictly prohibited in the backstage and/or dressing room areas except when used by authorized media representatives, and in any event, these devices shall be strictly prohibited in dressing room areas.