HERE’S WHAT’S HAPPENING AT DUBAI MUSCLE SHOW

DUBAI MUSCLE SHOW EXHIBITION
10am – 7pm daily

ATHLETE QUESTIONS & ANSWERS

IFBB GULF CLASSIC

TK AMATEUR CHAMPIONSHIPS

DUBAI POLE CUP

STRONGMAN & STRONGWOMAN

CALISTHENICS

FITNESS CHALLENGES

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Gravity Calisthenics Cup

CHECK OUT GRAVITY’S PREVIOUS EVENT

Format: 16-man knockout competition
Judging: Athletes will go head-to-head in 5-minute rounds, where athletes will be able to put on sets of 45-seconds. Three judges will then choose a winner from among the two based on their performances.

Athlete Registration: We will open registration for athletes mid-November. The top 16 submissions will then be chosen to compete.

1st Prize: $1000

ATHLETE QUESTIONS & ANSWERS

2 FULL DAYS

OF INSPIRATIONAL SPEAKERS

10

GLOBAL SUPERSTARS

FREE

WITH GENERAL ADMISSION TICKETS

ATHLETE QUESTIONS & ANSWERS

DUBAI MUSCLE SHOW 2018 WILL HOST SOME OF THE WORLD’S MOST SUCCESSFUL ATHLETES TAKING PART IN EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEWS WITH DAVE PALUMBO. ATHLETES WILL BE SHARING NEVER HEARD BEFORE STORIES AND SECRETS OF THE INDUSTRY!

 

Free to attend for all General Admission Ticket Holders

SPEAKERS CONFIRMED SO FAR:

Dana Linn Bailey

Ms Olympia 2013
Friday, 12pm

Kevin Levrone

2x Arnold Classic Winner
Friday, 1pm

Kris Gethin

Friday, 1.30pm

Rich Gaspari

Arnold Classic Winner
Friday, 2pm

Arash Rahbar

IFBB Pro
Friday, 2.30pm

Jay Cutler

4x Mr Olympia
Friday, 3pm

Ronnie Coleman

8x Mr Olympia
Friday, 3pm

Dorian Yates

6x Mr Olympia
Friday, 4.30pm

Brian Shaw
Brian Shaw

4x World’s Strongest Man
Friday, 5.30pm

Branch Warren

2x Arnold Classic Winner
Saturday, 12pm

William Bonac

Arnold Classic Winner
Saturday, 1pm

Michelle Lewin

Social Media Superstar
Saturday, 2.30pm

Kai Greene

3x Arnold Classic Winner
Saturday, 4pm

Dave Palumbo

Interviewer

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600+

ATHLETES

20,000+

SPECTATORS

14

ELITE PRO CARDS

FRIDAY 7th DECEMBER
10am onwards

Men’s Physique
Classic Physique
Muscular Physique

SATURDAY 8th DECEMBER
10am Onwards

Men’s Bodybuilding
Classic Bodybuilding

CATEGORIES INCLUDE:

MEN’S PHYSIQUE

Up to 170 cm
Up to 173 cm
Up to 176 cm
Up to 179 cm
Up to 182 cm
Over 182 cm
Junior (16-23 years old):

Up to 174 cm
Up to 178 cm
Over 178 cm
Masters

40-44 yrs. old: 1 open class
45-49 yrs. old: 1 open class
50+: 1 open class

MEN’S BODYBUILDING

Men Open

Up to 70 kg
Up to 75 kg
Up to 80 kg
Up to 85 kg
Up to 90 kg
Up to 95 kg
Up to 100 kg
Over 100 kg
Junior (16-23 years old):

Up to 75 kg
Over 75 kg
Masters

40-49 yrs. old
50+ yrs. old

MEN’S CLASSIC PHYSIQUE

HEIGHT/WEIGHT LIMITS

UP TO 170 CM
163cm and below – up to and including 70 kg
Over 163cm to 165 cm – up to and including 73 kg
Over 165 cm to 168 cm – up to and including 75 kg
Over 168 cm to 170 cm – up to and including 77 kg

UP TO 178 CM
Over 170 cm to 173 cm – up to and including 80 kg
Over 173 cm to 175 cm – up to and including 84 kg
Over 175 cm to 178 cm – up to and including 87 kg

OVER 178 CM
Over 178 cm to 180 cm – up to and including 91 kg
Over 180 cm to 183 cm – up to and including 94 kg
Over 183 cm to 185 cm – up to and including 98 kg
Over 185 cm to 188 cm – up to and including 102 kg
Over 188 cm to 191 cm – up to and including 105 kg
Over 191 cm to 193 cm – up to and including 109 kg
Over 193 cm to 196 cm – up to and including 112 kg
Over 196 cm to 198 cm – up to and including 116 kg
Over 198 cm to 201 cm – up to and including 119 kg
Over 201 cm – up to and including 122 kg

MEN’S CLASSIC BODYBUILDING

HEIGHT/WEIGHT LIMITS

Up to 168 cm
Up to 171 cm
Up to 175 cm
Up to 180 cm
Over 180 cm

MAXIMUM BODYWEIGHT LIMITS [IN KG] FOR CLASSIC BODYBUILDING:

Up to 168 cm Athlete’s height [in cm] minus 100
Up to 171 cm (Athlete’s height [in cm] minus 100) + 2
Up to 175 cm (Athlete’s height [in cm] minus 100) + 4

Up to 180 cm (Athlete’s height [in cm] minus 100) + 7
Up to 190 cm (Athlete’s height [in cm] minus 100) + 9
Up to 198 cm (Athlete’s height [in cm] minus 100) + 11
Over 198 cm (Athlete’s height [in cm] minus 100) + 13

The International Federation of Bodybuilding and Fitness (IFBB) Amateur Championship, taking place at Dubai Muscle Show, is organized in partnership with Universal Muscle Fitness & Fashion (UMFF), the International Federation of Bodybuilding and Fitness, and supported by Emirates Bodybuilding Federation.

Our aim is to create successful competition among male & Female athletes in the region while maintaining the real essence of bodybuilding in its purest form.

ATHLETE REGISTRATION

Athletes wishing to participate in the IFBB Gulf Classic should click the button below for Registration & More Info or contact our partners at info@universalmuscleandfitness.com.

ARABIC BROCHURE
REGISTRATION & MORE INFO
ENGLISH BROCHURE

Dubai Pole Cup

Bringing together the pole and fitness industry for a day of pure beauty, art and creativity Dubai Pole Cup is the Middle Easts first and only pole competition. Bringing together the pole and fitness industry for a day of pure beauty, art and creativity Dubai Pole Cup is the Middle Easts first and only pole competition. With over 40 international and national athletes participating in our 2017 event the Dubai Pole Cup met great success drawing in one of the largest crowds at the Dubai Muscle Show.

 

Pole the Sport – Pole combines elements of gymnastics, dance and acrobatics requiring a broad skill set and great physical and mental exertion. The athlete has to have tremendous amounts of strength and endurance in order to deadlift, hold and spin the body. A high degree of flexibility is needed to contort, post, demonstrate lines and execute techniques through gravity defying tricks.

 

The Dubai Pole Cup offers a choice of 5 categories for its athletes.
1. Amateur
2. Semi Pro
3. Professional
4. Mens
5. Doubles

All athletes can enter via the Dubai Pole Cup website.

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MIDDLE EAST’S STRONGEST MAN & WOMAN

3

CATEGORIES

30+

COMPETITORS

5

TESTS OF STRENGTH

Emirates Strength brings you Middle East’s Strongest Man and Woman 2019 at the Dubai Muscle Show .

Athletes both male and female will battle it out to find out who is the strongest beast in the Middle East .

Split over 4 categories (Open, Under 105kg , Under 90kg and Female class) the athletes will battle it out over 5 robust and classic strongman events.

 

 

The Events

• MAXIMUM DEADLIFT RISING BAR UNTIL LAST MAN STANDING – (Weight recorded)
• YOKE CARRY FOR 30 METRES – (Distance/time recorded)
• 4 X SANDBAG CARRY AND LOADING FOR 15 METRES – (No. sandbags loaded/time recorded)
• LOG PRESS FOR REPETITIONS – (repetitions recorded)
• ATLAS STONE LOADING – (No. of stones loaded/time recorded)

 

The Categories & Weights
• MAXIMUM DEADLIFT RISING BAR UNTIL LAST MAN STANDING – (Weight recorded)
Open , U105KG , U90KG , Female – Starting weight of choice. Weights will increase in increments of 10KGS.
• YOKE CARRY FOR 30 METRES – (Distance/time recorded)
Open – 380KG , U105KG – 340KG , U90KG – 300KG , Female – 120KG
• 4 X SANDBAG CARRY AND LOADING FOR 15 METRES – (No. of sandbags loaded/time recorded)
Open – 120KG , U105KG – 100KG , U90KG – 80KG , Female – 50KG
• LOG PRESS FOR REPETITIONS – (Repetitions recorded)
Open – 130KG , U105KG – 110KG , U90KG – 90KG , FEMALE – 45KG
• ATLAS STONE LOADING – (No. of stones loaded/time recorded)
Open = 120KG-200KG , U105KG = 120KG-180KG , U90KG = 100KG-180KG , Female = 50KG – 100KG

 

The Rules & Regulations

• All supporting equipment is allowed.
• The competition is split into four separate weight categories: Open, Under 105kgs , Under 90kgs and Female.
• You must meet your weight category – there is no other entry requirements.

To register please email mark@worldsultimatestrongman.com.

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DUBAI MUSCLE SHOW 2018 WILL HOST SOME OF THE MIDDLE EAST’S BEST AMATEUR FIGHTERS, COMPETING IN MMA, BOXING AND MUAY THAI!

 

Free to attend for all General Admission Ticket Holders

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SQUAT WOLF – Max Reps Challenge

Put all your hard work in the gym to the test and win up to AED 999 in the MAX REPS Challenge. These contests will be held at SQUAT WOLF stand. There is no rule preventing the same person from winning all 4 contests: so start training NOW!

The name says it all, whoever completes the most judge approved reps wins AED 500 in cold hard CASH, SQUAT WOLF Merch and gift pack from Protein Bar!

Open to all male & female attendees, there are four different events you can compete in during the weekend. Each event will crown its own winner live on stage with AED 500 cash prize. In the event of a tie, the competitor to have gone last can determine if they want to split the money with the other person, or compete in a tie breaker round. If the tie occurs for the overall title, the names of each event will be put into a box with the host blindly selecting one event for the two to go head to head in a winner takes all final round!

RULES: All Competitors must PRE-REGISTER at the SQUAT WOLF Booth, located at the Dubai Muscle Show.

Competitors will only be allowed to compete ONE TIME per each event. No Coaches will be allowed in or around competitors.

ALL JUDGES COUNTS & DECISIONS ARE FINAL! ANYONE THAT CHALLENGES JUDGES DECISIONS WILL BE SUBJECT TO AN AUTOMATIC DISQUALIFICATION.

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50

WEIGHTLIFTERS

7

CATEGORIES

2

FULL DAYS OF COMPETITIONS

Dubai Muscle Show will host the Emirates Weightlifting Championship 2018, in partnership with the Emirates Weightlifting Federation.

 

The competition will feature some of the best amateur weightlifters from across the Middle East with both men and women competing over 7 different categories.
Action will take place from 10am to 7pm on each day of Dubai Muscle Show, with a record number of weightlifters stepping forward to battle in front of the thousands of Dubai Muscle Show spectators.

 

This is the ultimate amateur contest for any weightlifter in the region looking to prove themselves at the Middle East’s premier fitness event.

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