OCB Natural Buckeye State 2015



The 2015 OCB Natural Buckeye State will take place on October 31, 2015 at U.S. Bank Theatre in Columbus, Ohio. Pippa Hairston, Danielle Peters, Kya Riley, Sarah Taylor and Jen Mims are competing in this show.




U.S. Bank Theatre, Ohio Union at OSU, 1739 N. High St, Columbus, OH


Show Time

11:00am (event will run straight through with a 30 minute intermission after group comparisons and before individual presentations/awards)


Drug Tested Event

This is a natural (drug-free) competition. All competitors must meet eligibility criteria listed in the OCB Drug Testing Guidelines in order to participate. Prior to registering competitors should review these procedures and the list of banned substances, which are posted on OCBonline.com.


Drug Testing

All competitors are required to be polygraph tested prior to competing. Photo identification must be shown prior to polygraph tests. Any competitor not polygraph tested will be subject to disqualification.


OCB Membership

All competitors are required to be current members of OCB to participate in this event. If needing to obtain the annual membership please be sure to register before 10/25. Membership information can be found on OCBonline.com.


Division Offerings

Men’s Bodybuilding: Novice, Age 50+, Age 40+, Open – Figure: Novice, Age 50+, Age 40+, Open – Bikini: Novice, Age 40+, Open – Men’s Physique: Novice, Age 40+, Open – Women’s Physique: Novice, Age 40+, Open.



When more than one class in a division, classes are formed by dividing competitors evenly by height.


Crossover Entries (entering more than one class)

A “crossover” is entering more than one division. For example, someone may enter the Figure Novice division, if eligible, and also elect to crossover into the Figure Open division and compete in it as well. Crossovers between the Figure, Bikini and Women’s Physique categories are not permitted. Crossovers between Men’s Physique and Bodybuilding are not permitted.


Entry Deadline

Monday 10/26. Entries will not be accepted after this.



If entry is received by 10/10: Entry $69, Crossover Entry $49 for each additional class. After 10/10 to 10/26: Additional $49 late fee. Polygraph Screening $45 paid in cash only at check-ins on 10/30.


Check-In/Polygraph Testing

By appointment Friday 10/30 9am-6pm at the host hotel Holiday Inn Express & Suites at OSU, 3045 Olentangy River Rd, Columbus, OH. To schedule an appointment visit: ” http://www.scheduly.com/pages/c/businessPage.aspx?sID=10670 ” Note you must select 10/30 on the calendar for it to show times available and that there is a scroll bar on the right to pan down the list to see all appointment times available.


Contestant Meeting

Most details will be provided in advance. Brief competitor meeting Saturday 10/30 at 10am at the contest site.


Backstage Policy

One assistant max per competitor allowed, assistant MUST buy a trainer/assistant ticket, which is good for general admission and back stage access.


Competitor Prep Area

Light weights, bands and mirrors will be back stage for use in pumping up before going on stage. Competitors are welcome to bring their own equipment and mirrors as well.


Spray Tanning Services

Available from Body Beautiful Bronzing beautifulbronzing@gmail.com or call 301-789-3879 for details and to schedule an appointment.


Hair and Make-Up Services

Contact Nonia Wolf 614-546-9106 or noniawolf@gmail.com for details and to schedule services.



All competitors are to supply own 60 seconds of music for individual presentations via a digital file (ex. mp3, m4a, etc.) to be emailed to mshep2013@gmail.com. Music must not contain any profanity.



Adult General Admission $35, Under Age 12 General Admission $10. Assistant Ticket/Back Stage Pass: $50 (only applicable to those helping a competitor prepare back stage. One assistant max per competitor is permitted. Assistant tickets are good for general admission seating and back stage access).


Host Hotel

Holiday Inn Express & Suites at OSU, 3045 Olentangy River Rd, Columbus, OH (614) 447-1212. Use group code ‘OCB’ for rate of $119/night



Matt Shepley, mshepshows@gmail.com, and Sean “Sully” Sullivan, sulcop96@aol.com, (774) 836-0313.

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