NPC Minnesota State Championships

2017 NPC Minnesota State Championships

Saturday, June 10. Minneapolis Convention Center Exhibit Hall A.

Men’s & Women’s Bodybuilding, Men & Women’s Physique, Fitness, Figure & Bikini
National Qualifier & Novice Divisions

Prejudging: Doors @ 8:30 a.m., Show @ 9 a.m.
Finals: Doors @ 5 p.m., Show @ 6 p.m.
2016 Event Photos

Tickets for both prejudging, finals and other expo events will go on sale via TicketLeap in early 2017. Please note that TicketLeap does e-tickets only and they will be emailed to the address you provide, not mailed via USPS. Any remaining tickets will be sold at the box office by the MCC Exhibit Hall A the day of the event.

Separate tickets are needed for both prejuding, finals and other expo events; prejuding is GA and finals seating is assigned.

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Entry Forms


Entry forms may be filled out, paid for and submitted by clicking the link below. If you prefer, you may also use the link below to open, print and mail your entry form and payment to us. If you have any questions about filling our your entry form, please read this blog post. You may pay for your entry by check, money order or credit card prior to the entry deadline; after the entry deadline, no personal checks will be accepted. If you choose to mail your payment, your entry will not be complete until payment is received.

4/29/17: First entry deadline. Entries must be submitted and paid for online or postmarked by this date (USPS postmark or Mail Meter mark). After this date, the entry fee increases to $100/class.

6/6/17: Second entry deadline. On this date, the entry fee increases to $150/class and entry forms will no longer be accepted via snail mail, entries and payment must be submitted online at this point.

Register and Pay for Additional Classes!

Athlete Check-In Information


Athlete check-ins will be Friday 6/10, 6-7:30 pm, location TBA. We will be doing a “rolling” check-in, meaning that all divisions can check in at anytime between 6 and 7:30 pm. All competitors must check in to be heighted or weighed on Friday night, anyone who has missed check-ins will not be allowed to compete. The below list has general info for check-ins, please see your athlete info packet (sent out via email, link to download again is below) for all information.

  • If you have a valid district or national NPC height card, you should bring it with you to avoid having to be re-heighted. A photo of your height card will suffice as well.
  • If you have your current NPC card, you must bring it with you. If you do not have your NPC card or a valid receipt from your recent purchase of an NPC card, you will need to pay at registration. You can also purchase your NPC card in advance online – this will save you time at registration on Friday!!
  • Classic Physique and Bodybuilding athletes MUST weigh in wearing their posing suits. No exceptions.
  • Bikini athletes must wear their suits bottoms, they will be checked during check-ins to confirm that they are stage appropriate. No exceptions.
Athlete Meetings

Prejudging:

All athletes in the pump room (backstage) at 8:20 am.

Finals:

All athletes in the pump room (backstage) at 5:30 pm.

Download Athlete Info Packet

Open Overall Prize


Open Overall Champions receive a ball cap with the show logo and overall champ embroidered on the hat from On Track Training and Tainted Industries.

Millenium Hotel Minneapolis

1313 Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis, MN 55403

Our host hotel for the 2017 Minnesota State Sports Expo will be the Millenium Hotel Minneapolis. This beautiful hotel is a convenient .3 mile walk to the Minneapolis Convention Center and is also connected via Skyway in case of inclement weather. Our group rate is $131/night, this rate is available until our room block is full or through May 11th. Book online through our group booking page or call (612) 332-6000 and ask for the Minnesota State Expo group rate.

  • Refrigerators in every room
  • Microwave room provided by promoter
  • Spray Tanning, Hair & Make-Up from exclusive sponsor Hard Body Bronze done on site
  • NPC Athlete Check-Ins on 4/7 will be on site
  • Within easy walking distance of MCC

Minneapolis Convention Center

Travel Resources

USPF-Announcment
The US Powerlifting Federation will be holding the USPF Nationals Meet in conjunction with the 2017 NPC Minnesota State Championships Expo! More info on the meet to come as we get closer to the date of the event.

USS-Announcment
Los Campeones Gym of Minneapolis will be promoting a Strongman competition in conjunction with the 2017 NPC Minnesota State Championships Expo! The competition will be a qualifier for USS Nationals. Events to include: Deadlift, Axle press, Atlas stones, Wheel barrel load and carry, Viking deadlift. More info on the competition as we get closer to the date of the event.

More expo excitement to come! We’re currently in the process of talking with other fitness event promoters such as crossfit, armwrestling and more!

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On Track Training

On Track Training is run by Christine Bongiovanni-Stiff, Minnesota's first IFBB Pro Bodybuilder. Christine offers diet & training programs, group classes and seminars to help the physique competitor reach all their on stage (or off stage!) goals. On Track Training also promotes the NPC Gopher State Classic, NPC MN State Classic and the NPC North Star competitions.

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