IFBB Arnold Classic – Schedule
With less than a week to go before the Arnold Classic, excitement is in the air as the competitors make their final preparations for the trip to Columbus, Ohio. No question about it that the Arnold Fitness Weekend is the largest of its kind it the United States, with over 100,000 fans coming to check out the action. However, for bodybuilding, fitness, figure and bikini (in amateur), there will be over 400 competitors on the stage.
The IFBB Pro Men’s competition starts with prejudging on Saturday at noon at the Veteran’s Auditorium, and ends with the finals at 7pm in the same place (which is about 3-4 blocks away from the convention center, where the expo is held). Defending the title is Kai Greene, who is going to have intense competition from Phil Heath, Branch Warren, Dexter Jackson and quite a few others.
For the female competitors, the IFBB Pro Figure, Fitness and Women’s Bodybuilding prejudging will be held on Friday at noon at the Convention Center Expo Stage, and the finals at 7pm at the Veteran’s Auditorium.
For the amateurs, the fitness, figure and bikini prejudging and bikini finals will be held on Thursday at the Veterans Memorial Auditorium at 7pm. On Friday, the amateur men’s and women’s bodybuilding prejudging will start at 9am at the Veterans Memorial Auditorium. And on Saturday, the Amateur Finals will be held on the Convention Center Expo Stage for all starting at 10am.
The complete schedule of events can be found at the official Arnold Sports Festival site, or just click below