PROMOTER: Tobi & Jackie Schuler
DATE: May 27, 2023
LOCATION: Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
TIME: 9 AM to 6 PM (tentative time & schedule)
Live Judging Format
All classes in a category will be run through, followed by awards. This pattern will follow to the final category.
Grand-Masters Men’s Bodybuilding (50+)
Masters Men’s Bodybuilding (40+)
Masters Women’s Bodybuilding (40+)
Open Women’s Bodybuilding
Open Men’s Bodybuilding
Masters Men’s Physique (40+)
Open Men’s Physique
Grand-Masters Figure (50+)
Masters Figure (40+)
The New You – Transformation Class
Grand-Masters Bikini (50+)
Masters Bikini (40+)
Open: Open to everyone regardless of age and level of experience.
Novice: Is an entry level class for those who don’t want to compete at the level of the open class, they may or may not be first timers.
Athletes may cross-over into 1 other class
GM Bikini, Masters Bikini, Open Bikini & Fit Body – OK, only 2 classes – will pay 3 crossover fees
GM Bikini, Masters Bikini, Open Figure & Fit Body – NOT OK, 3 classes
‘Bikini’ is one class, ‘Figure’ is one class; GM, Masters, Open are categories. Athletes can do all categories within the class, by paying the crossover fee for each category.
The NEW You:
Our goal is to provide an opportunity for those who have gone through inspirational journeys, in transforming their bodies and lives but are not comfortable to step on stage in a posing suit but by showcasing it on stage in athletic wear.
This is a class for those who have lost tremendous amounts of weight, have made healthy habits a priority, reversed obesity related diseased, come off prescription drugs etc. and are genuinely proud of this.
This class will be judged on:
- Overall body change – there will be a before photo to be displayed on presentation screen
- Transformation story – to be submitted prior to the event, will be summarized by the emcee, while athletes are on stage
Amateur class registration fees are as follows:
Before December 31 – Early bird registration fee is $120.
January 1 – April 26 – Regular registration fee is $160.
April 27 – May 20 – Late registration fee is $200.
Each cross-over class is an additional $55.
The New You – Registration fee is $50.
Radisson Hotel Edmonton South – 4440 Gateway Blvd
Radisson Hotel Edmonton South – 4440 Gateway Blvd
Athlete Check in
Host Hotel on Friday, May 26th – stop by anytime between 10 AM and 3 PM. Bodybuilders will be weighed.
MANDATORY Competitor’s Meeting
Hotel Hotel on Friday, May 26th – evening, exact time TBD.
Athletes must be drug free ten (10) years from the date of the show. Please visit our Banned Substance List for review.
Prizes & Awards
Most Inspirational Journey Award
Please submit your story here: https://wnbfcanada.ca/about/most-inspirational-journey-award/
Best Poser Award
Will be selected on show day.
WNBF Pro Cards
Men’s & Women’s Bodybuilding, Masters Men’s Bodybuilding, Figure, Masters Figure, Fit Body, Men’s Physique, Bikini & Masters Bikini – minimum class sizes required.
After Party & Athlete Feedback
We will be offering FREE emailed feedback, to receive this information please email email@example.com within 1 week after the event.
This year we will be having an after party at the Host Hotel where each athlete can receive specific feedback from the judges after the show, while it is still fresh in the judges mind. Be sure to bring your friends & family!
*** Mandatory for all Athletes ***
You will not be able to compete if you have not successfully completed a polygraph test before the competition. Individual competitors are responsible for booking their own polygraph test by contacting Ken and Lesley Donaldson of ITR Polygraph Service.
All athletes must pay $75 + 5% GST (Total = $78.75 CAD) directly to the Polygraph team at the time of testing.
Please Note: Policy rule for polygraph 6 weeks Pros and 6 weeks for Amateurs.
Please print the Athlete Questionnaire PDF before polygraph appointment.
- Most Popular: ALL Stage & Backstage Photos – $130 (post show $200) *$20/extra class
- Insta Pro Package (Stage, Backstage & 45 min Studio Session) – $350
For any questions, please contact the WNBF Canada Photography Team firstname.lastname@example.org or (604) 916-0257.
Please Note: Absolutely no SLR/DSLR professional equipment or equivalent is permitted in venue. Small Personal digital cameras are allowed at WNBF Canada events for private, non – commercial use only. Thank you for your understanding.
Preferred Tanning Team
Hair & Makeup Services:
Formally known as Andrea’s Hair & Makeup Artistry, Glam Crew – We’re makeup artists who are passionate about the craft. We understand that while you may apply your artistry backstage, the final results need to shine front stage. Email email@example.com to book your appointment.
For more information about judging criteria and appropriate competitor attire for each class, please visit our Judging Section.
Trainer Incentive Program
Any trainer that brings three (3) or more athletes to a WNBF Canada show receives one (1) FREE ticket for entire competition day. Trainer MUST email Jackie Czaja to confirm or will not be eligible for FREE ticket.
Our Competition Workshops are seminars to help ensure you understand everything about competing with the WNBF Canada organization. They are organized and hosted by our stellar team of professional athletes, trainers, nutritionists, bodybuilders and fitness models who have all competed and are incredibly knowledgeable, inspiring and quite simply, nothing short of awesome. Our workshops are held at various locations within the same city as an WNBF Canada competitions. All athletes are welcome! Find out all the details and register on our Competition Workshops page.