PROMOTER: Mel Veroba
DATE: May 2022
LOCATION: Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
TIME: 9 AM to 8 PM (tentative time & schedule, may change to meet COVID-19 government regulations)
Live Judging Format
All classes in a category will be run through, followed by awards. This pattern will follow to the final category.
Masters Women’s Bodybuilding (40+)
Masters Men’s Bodybuilding (40+)
Open Women’s Bodybuilding
Open Men’s Bodybuilding
Grand-Masters Figure (50+)
Masters Figure (40+)
The NEW You *
Masters Men’s Physique (40+)
Open Men’s Physique
Grand-Masters Bikini (50+)
Masters Bikini (40+)
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 (excluding The NEW You)
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 formal wear – ladies wearing gowns, and men in suits.
This is a class for those who have lost tremendous amounts of weight, have made healthy habits a priority, reversed obesity related diseased, come of 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 $100.
January 1 – May 8 – Regular registration fee is $150.
May 10 – May 15 – Late registration fee is $165.
Each cross-over class is an additional $55.
The New You – Registration fee is $50.
Athlete Check in
MANDATORY Competitor’s Meeting
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.
The NEW You*
This is a class for those who have lost a tremendous amounts of weight, survived cancer, reversed obesity related diseased, come of prescription drugs, and have transformed their lives by making healthy habits a priority. If this is something you are genuinely proud of and want to inspire others that can do the same, this is the class for you. Click here for more information or email [email protected].
*No crossover allowed
WNBF Pro Cards
Men’s & Women’s Bodybuilding, Masters Men’s Bodybuilding, Figure, Masters Figure, Fit Body, Men’s Physique, Bikini & Masters Bikini.
After Party & Athlete Feedback
We will be offering FREE emailed feedback, to receive this information please email [email protected] within 1 week after the event.
This year we will be having an after party at TBC 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 either by cheque made out to ITR Polygraph, cash or e-transfer to Lesley Donaldson at [email protected]. (Sorry, Paypal is not accepted at this time).
Please Note: Policy rule for polygraph 2 weeks Pros and 6 weeks for Amateurs.
- 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 [email protected] 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 protected] to book your appointment.
Transformation Class – The New You
Male – suit (tie & jacket)
Female- evening gown/dress
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 Charlotte King 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.