Norfolk July 14, 2018

   harrison opera house 

This event is open to all NPC athletes. All competitors must have a current NPC card, proof of age (copy of birth certificate or Driver’s License) evidencing that they will be of eligible age on the day of the event.  Age for Masters Men is 40-49 years, Grand Masters Men is 50 and older, Masters Women Bodybuilding is 35 and older. NPC cards will be available at check-in for $120. Please bring a $120 check or money order only (CASH WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED) made payable to “NPC of the USA”.

We would like to invite you to participate in this spectacular health and fitness event. On this site you will find an Entry Application for competitors. There are a variety of sponsorship levels available, please contact us directly for information. We estimate that more than 2000 will be in attendance and over 200 athletes from around the world and country competing. Nationally recognized magazines, Muscle and Fitness and Flex are proud sponsors and will be in attendance to cover the event. This is a perfect opportunity for both athlete and sponsor to showcase their talents and services.

Contact us about the sponsorship package or the show in general at: 

 Urel McGill 310-904-3148

Ms Olympia, Lenda Murray is hosting the NPC Lenda Murray Detroit Classic in Detroit, Michigan and promoting health and fitness in the community. Murray is the world’s most successful female bodybuilder as an eight-time winner of the Ms Olympia title, the highest achievement in professional female bodybuilding. Her wealth of experience in athletics and entertainment makes her a worthy vessel to promote the event, giving athletes recognition for getting into the best shape of their lives. 



Open Men Bodybuilding: Top 2 in each weight class; Open Women Bodybuilding:  ALL places qualify for ANY national level event. Open Physique Men and Open Physique Women:  Top 5 in each class for ANY national level events; Open Figure and Open Bikini:Top 3 in each class will be qualified for ANY national level event; Top 5 in each class for Jr. USA, Jr. Nationals and North America; Masters: qualify for the Master division at North America simply by competing in this event.

Open Men Bodybuilding, Open Classic Physique, Open Women Bodybuilding, Open Physique Men, Open Physique Women, Open Figure Women, Open Bikini Masters Men: Bodybuilding (Over 40, Over 50, Over 60, Classic Physique, Men's Physique 

Masters Women: Bodybuilding, Physique,  Figure, Bikini

The event is scheduled for Saturday, August 18, 2018 at Michael A. Guido Theater in the Ford Perming Arts Center in the city of Dearborn, Michigan.  This is a National Qualifier for NPC athletes.  NPC National qualifiers attract athletes from around the country in an attempt to qualify for either the USA, Nationals, North American or Universe competitions and obtain professional status. The production standards are nothing less than spectacular and are designed to make every contestant feel like a star. A Broadway stage design  and great lighting shows each competitor at their best. 

Copyright © 2015. Lenda Murray. All rights reserved.

Olympia & National Qualifier

Detroit august 18, 2018

   ford performing arts center

Competitor Registration


ALL IFBB and  NPC athletes must be present and on time for MANDATORY Registration/Check In on FRIDAY July 13th. 



Friday, July 13th

5:00 pm


Friday, July 13th

6:00 to 8:00 pm

Norfolk Waterside Marriott

235 E. Main St., Norfolk, VA 23510


Saturday, July 14th

IFBB : 9:00 AM

NPC: 11:00 AM


IFBB : 5:00 PM

​NPC: 7:00 PM


Double Tree by Hilton

​5801 Southfield Rd, Detroit, Mi 48228


Friday, August 17th

6:00 to 8:00 PM

Ford Community & Arts Center

​Michael A. Guido Theater Prejudge & Finals

15801 Michigan Ave

Dearborn, MI 48126


August 18th, Saturday

10:00 AM Athlete Meeting

11:00 AM Prejudging Begins


5:00 PM​​


october 2018

Host hotel



Norfolk Waterside Marriott

235 E. Main St.

Norfolk, VA 23510


Ask for Lenda Murray Bodybuilding Rate: $140.00

Cut Off Date June 23rd


Double Tree by Hilton Hotel

5801 Southfield Rd, Detroit, MI 48228



Ask for Lenda Murray Bodybuilding Rate: 119.00

Cut Off Date: August 12th 

SAVANNAH:To be announced



IFBB  DIVISIONS: Women Bodybuilding , bikini , Men Physique



Open Bodybuilding, Physique, Classic physique, Figure, Bikini 

Men Bodybuilding Over 40, Over 50, Over 60

cLASSIC Physique over 35, Women Bodybuilding Over 35,

Figure Over 35, Bikini Over 35, 

NOVICE, True Novice and Teen​



Tickets can be purchased in advance.

For info: 310-904-3148



Harrison Opera House

​160 W. VA Beach Blvd, Norfolk, VA 23510

Tickets can be purchased at

Harrison Opera Box Office  


Ford Community & Performing Arts Center

​Michael A. Guido Theater

15801 Michigan Ave, Dearborn, MI 48126

Box Office Hours of Operation

Friday, August 17th 12:00 to 6:00

Saturday, August 18th 8:00 to 8:00

Savannah: Venue to be announced

Hours of Operation

Friday,  5:00 to 8:00

Saturday, 8:00 to 8:00