2 June – PCA Nelson Mandela Bay Championships
Where: Port Elizabeth Opera House, John Kari Road, Port Elizabeth
Promoter: Steve Hawkins on 073 200 0009
This is described by many as Port Elizabeth’s most prestigious bodybuilding and fitness event and what better place to celebrate the exceptional standard of local physiques than the oldest theatre on the African continent and in the Southern Hemisphere, the Port Elizabeth Opera House.
9 June – PCA Garden Route Casino Bodybuilding and Fitness Classic
Where: The Garden Route Casino, Mossel Bay
Promoters: Johan or Deseray du Toit on 072 762 6959/ 082 419 0729
It’s all happening at the Bravo Lounge at the Garden Route Casino on the 9th of June. The Garden Route Casino Bodybuilding Classic is the premier bodybuilding and fitness event in the Garden Route. The Classic returns for the sixth year in search of the top bodybuilders and physique athletes.
The Garden Route Casino Bodybuilding Classic comprises an impressive 17 divisions for both men and women as part of yet another exciting Physical Culture Association platform-based show.
The pre-judging starts at 11:00 with the main show commencing at 17:00. The show promises to be action-packed as competitors compete to take home the top honours!
16 June – NABBA World Championships in Italy
In 2018 the NABBA World Championships returns to Italy. The World Championships is a NABBA Pro division Qualifier for men and women. The four men’s height class and two women’s figure height class winners will each be offered their NABBA Pro Card.
The NABBA World Championships will also include the 5th NABBA Pro Mr. World and 2nd Pro Miss. World titles.
Amateur classes include Bodybuilding,Trained Figure, Toned Figure and Women’s Physique.
All athletes must be nominated and selected for their national teams by their local NABBA President to compete in this prestigious event.
16 June – IFBB Intermediate Show (Western Cape)
Contact Chris Kirschner on 071 204 1010 or visit www.ifbbwp.co.za for additional information.
16 June – IFBB SA Xtreme in Johannesburg
Where: The Hellenic Community Centre in Pretoria
Promoter: Nina Richter on 082 440 0410
The SA Xtreme is running for the 8th year and the show promises to be bigger and bolder. The event is open to all IFBB divisions including men. It is also an Arnold Classic Qualifier.
16 June – PCA Queens Grand Prix
Where: City of David Apostolic Church, 17 Joubert Street, Queenstown
Promoters: Chris Nguta on 071 686 2566 or Johnny Moutzouris on 079 335 2731
One of the objectives of the Physical Culture Association (PCA) is to offer bodybuilding and fitness athletes an improved competitor experience and the Queens Grand Prix will be no exception. The main show takes place at 17:00. Divisions will include Juniors, Ladies Toned Bikini and Figure, Men’s Physique and Muscle Model, Masters and Men’s Bodybuilding in different weight divisions. Overall titles will be handed to winners in the Juniors, Bikini, Physique/Model and Men’s Bodybuilding
22, 23 June – PCA Battle of the Titans VI
(This show will also include PCA Professional divisions)
Where: HS Durbanville Auditorium, Langenhoven Street, Durbanville, Cape Town
Promoters: Kevin on 072 447 7520 or Damian on 076 849 2529
Let the games begin! The Battle of the Titans VI will not only see the best amateurs in Bodybuilding, Model and Bikini Fitness take to the stage to battle it out for gold but also the introduction of the Physical Culture Association’s Pro divisions. Sanctioned by PCA South Africa, athletes from all over the world will receive acknowledgement for their hard work and the effort they put into the sport. This year the Battle of the Titans VI will once again witness the best in the business compete on the ultimate platform specifically created by show promoter Kevin Schwartz.
30 June – NABBA/WFF Jayden Jozi Classic
Where: Maragon Private School in Peter Road, Ruimsig, Roodepoort
Promoters: Chaz on 082 467 0347 or Alet on 079 377 4350
This show is lovingly dedicated to the memory of Dirk Coetzee. Male competitors can enter into categories such as the Novice, Junior U/23, Masters Over 40, Sports Model, Performance, Athletic, Super Body and Extreme Body. Ladies can compete in the Miss Beach Bikini, Fitness Bikini/Sports Model, Performance Figure, Athletic, Super Body and Extreme Body categories. Athletes are to register from 08:00 to 10:00. The main show will start at 12:00.
Disclaimer: We do our best to ensure these events are spot on (yes, that means we scour the internet and speak to the people in the know), with dates and contact people listed correctly. But please verify with organisers before you consider entering/attending one of these shows, or check social media announcements. Wouldn’t want you to show up all tanned up with no crowd to cheer you on.