Amateur bodybuilders get chance to show their muscles and moves

The British Columbia Amateur Bodybuilding Association hosts an open regional show in Victoria in August

It’s been a decade but Victoria will once again host a British Columbia Amateur Bodybuilding Association (BCABBA) show at the McPherson Playhouse on August 15.

This show offers amateur athletes from across the province the opportunity to compete in an open regional show in the following categories; Fitness, Figure, Bikini, Physique, and Bodybuilding.

With the growth of the sport across the province, the Vancouver Island show was added to the 2015 lineup. Promoters Corey Swiergosz and Jennifer Randall welcome everyone to participate in this regional show to qualify for the 2016 BC Championship that will be held in the lower mainland.

The McPherson Playhouse in Centennial Square will be the venue for this inaugural event. Confirmed Guest Posers for the event are IFBB Pro Bodybuilder Jose Raymond and IFBB Pro Women’s Bodybuilder Shannon Courtney.

Accompanying the show itself will be an expo featuring local businesses, supplement companies, gyms, and health related services.

To compete in the show please refer to the BCABBA website.

Ticket information will be released via the McPherson Box office on January 23.

 

Just Posted

Hundreds of foreign species still washing up on B.C. coast, eight years after tsunami

The Royal BC Museum is home to thousands of samples collected along the west coast of North America

Victoria first Canadian city to join United Nations tree planting challenge

The City of Victoria pledges to plant 5,000 trees by the end of 2020

Car drives into Vic West TD Canada Trust building

No one was injured, building damaged

VIDEO: Grizzly bears fight along northern B.C. highway in rare footage

Cari McGillivray posted the head-turning video, shot near Stewart, B.C., to social media

Handgun crackdown, health spending and transit plans latest campaign promises

Friday was the end of a busy week on the campaign trail

B.C. woman photographs massive ant swarm on Abbotsford driveway

She asked what the ants were doing? The answer: war

Police arrest B.C. phone scammer linked to illegal call centres in India

Person arrested in Burnaby here on a work visa, says police

Air Canada forced girl, 12, to remove hijab: civil rights group

The San Francisco Bay Area office of the Council on American-Islamic Relations calling for change

Man from Winnipeg who was hiking alone found dead in Banff National Park

RCMP say the man was hiking alone on Mount Temple Thursday

Resident finds loaded shotgun inside a duffle bag in Kelowna alleyway

RCMP seized a loaded 12-gauge shotgun, ammunition, clothing and other items

Graffiti, calls and Snapchat: RCMP probe string of threats targeting Kamloops schools

There have been nine different threats made to four different schools in the city

B.C. truck drivers to face higher fines for not using winter tire chains

As of Oct. 1, not using chains on the highway when required could net you a $598 ticket

Most Read