Physique Division Competitors Are Lean, Fit And Muscular, Yet Do Not Have The Muscle Mass Or Extreme Leanness Required For The Bodybuilding Division.
Competitors are Judged in Two Rounds:
Symmetry & Muscle Tone – judges are looking for is a lean, fit, muscular physique that is balanced and aesthetically pleasing. Athletes should be groomed properly, possess a small waist, and have a good V- taper from the shoulders to the obliques.
Presentation – competitors are judged for their male fitness model qualities. Grooming, and overall aesthetic presentation are taken into consideration as judges look for the best overall package.
A competitor holding too much muscle mass may be scored down
Download the WNBF/INBF Men's Physique Division Judging Criteria
Board Shorts Men’s Physique competition attire should be conventional board shorts with inseams no shorter than 6 inches and no longer than 11 inches.
The waistband should fit no lower than 3 inches below the navel.
The legs of the shorts should fit appropriately to accentuate the athlete’s physique.
QUARTER TURN/ MANDATORY POSES
Men's Physique Walk Pattern
The Athletes T-Walk Will Be Performed After The Mandatory Poses Are Complete, The Class Will Be Lined Up At The Back Of The Stage, Where One At A Time Each Athlete Will Walk Up And Do Their T-Walk And Then Return To The End Of The Line.
You will execute poses at four locations:
1st Location: Rear Center stage (front pose)
2nd Location: Front Right side of stage (side pose facing center stage)
3rd Location: Front Center stage (front & rear pose)
4th Location: Front Left Side of stage (side pose facing center stage)