The Destination: Victoria, BC
Victoria is a true one-of-a-kind city on the Pacific coast. Surrounded by water and full of adventure, Victoria finds itself nestled between the tranquil waters of the Salish Sea and the mighty coastal rainforests of Vancouver Island. Discover boutique shops, and fresh farm-to-table dining. The 2024 Vancouver Island Showdown will be hosted on Saturday, April 20, 2024 at the Victoria Conference Centre in Victoria, BC.
CPA Amateur Show:
This event is a regional level 1 show governed by the Canadian physique alliance welcome to everyone from coast to coast in Canada. No experience needed to compete in this show. Competing athletes must have a valid CPA Membership before Registering.
IFBB Pro Show:
The Vancouver Island Showdown PRO/Am will also feature IFBB Pro Women’s Bodybuilding, IFBB Pro Women’s Physique and IFBB Pro Wellness athletes! We are extremely to continual to build on this all women’s pro show with the new addition of WELLNESS!
To register for the IFBB Pro Show please contact email@example.com
CPA Early Bird Registration:
Opens online November 2, 2023 (24 weeks out)
$150 per class
Early Bird Registration Deadline (6 weeks out):
Saturday March 9, 2024
$200 per class after
Online Registration Closes:
Wednesday, April 17, 2024 @ 7 PM PST.
Early Bird Registration Deadline (12 weeks out)
Saturday, January 27, 2024
Why Athletes Love the Vancouver Island Showdown
Friday, April 19, 2024
All “Athlete Check-in” activities take place at the
Victoria Conference Centre
Schedule and classes are subject to change.
Please check back the week of the show for a confirmed schedule.
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CPA Amateurs Mens’ Registration: 3:00PM-4:00PM
Check-ins for Men’s Bodybuilding, Classic Physique and Men’s Physique
CPA Amateurs Womens’ Registration: 4:00PM-5:00PM
Check-ins for Women’s Bodybuilding, Women’s Physique, Fitness, Figure, Wellness and Bikini
|5:00PM||CPA Amateurs’ Athletes Meeting @ Victoria Conference Centre|
|5:30PM||IFBB Pros’ Athlete Registration & Pros’ Athlete Meeting shortly after|
Please download the Muscleware App before arriving to the Athlete Check-in.
Saturday, April 20, 2024
Show Day – 2 Show Format
|9:30 AM||Doors open to the public for GA|
|10:00 AM||IFBB Pro Women’s Bodybuilding & IFBB Pro Women’s Physique, IFBB Pro Women’s Wellness Prejudging,
plus all CPA Mens & Women’s Divisions Prejudging!
|3:30 PM||Doors open to the public for GA|
IFBB Pro Women’s Bodybuilding & IFBB Pro Women’s Physique, IFBB Pro Women’s Wellness Finals,
Order of Classes
Classes are subject to change depending on the number of registered athletes
Venue & Hotel
720 Douglas St, Victoria, BC V8W 3M7
Directions & Parking
The VCC has a two-level, 305-vehicle underground parking garage with access from Douglas Street.
The parkade is open daily (year-round) from 5:00 a.m. until midnight with an attendant on duty.
After hours, the parkade is secured. Rates are $1.75/30 minutes up to a daily maximum of $18.
There is a height restriction of 6’2″ (1.88 m).
The VCC parking garage is managed by Robbins Parking. Any enquiries please contact them here.
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel & Suites Victoria
Thursday, April 20, 2023 to Monday, April 24, 2023
Standard Room – 1 king bed or 2 queen beds $219.00
One Bedroom Suite – 1 king bed or 2 queen beds $239.00
Reservations can be made up until March 25 2023 (same day as Early Bird Registration deadline 4 weeks out), at which time, no further reservations will be made, unless requested directly with the hotel and subject to hotel availability. Please let us know if you have any questions.
Downtown Victoria attractions on our doorstep
We’re located in downtown Victoria, two blocks from the waterside paths of the Inner Harbour, the Royal BC Museum, and Parliament House. Find a wide variety of shops, restaurants, and entertainment within a kilometer of our door. Our fitness center is open 24 hours and every stay begins with a warm DoubleTree cookie.
IFBB PRO SHOW INFO
IFBB PRO REGISTRATION
Welcome, all IFBB Pro Women’s Bodybuilding, Women’s Physique, & Women’s Wellness athletes to beautiful Victoria, BC Canada for the 3rd Annual All WOMEN”S PRO SHOW! We are excited to have the opportunity to host you in one of the most beautiful parts of Canada and grant the 1st place winner in each category with a Mr. Olympia qualification.
IFBB Pro Athletes Information Registration & contracts to compete in the show are done through IFBB Head Office. Prize pool for each class will be released at a later date.
IFBB PRO Schedule of Events
720 Douglas St, Victoria, BC V8W 3M7
- Athletes Check-in & Meeting Friday, April 19, 2024 6:00PM
- IFBB Pro Prejudging Saturday, April 20, 2024 10:00AM
- IFBB Pro Finals Saturday, April 20, 2024 4:00PM
- **Show time will be updated closer to the event
IFBB PRO SHOW BENEFITS
Additional Benefits For Competing in the Vancouver Island Showdown Pro/Am
- 24/7 Gym Access at Truth Gym Gallery for all competitors throughout the duration of their stay in Victoria, BC
- Additional promotion & social media attention through interviews, social media posts, and more
- North American media outlets will be covering the event with added media exposure
- Photo shoot & video shoot opportunities will be provided to the top placing athletes on Sunday, April 21, 2024
- The winner in each class will also receive a bonus of $1,000 bursary towards the expenses of competing in the Mr. Olympia competition.
- For more information about the IFBB Pro rules & regulations
Women’s Bodybuilding Rules & Regulations
Women’s Physique Rules & Regulations