The 2022 Vancouver Island Showdown will be hosted on May 7, 2022 at the Victoria Conference Centre in Victoria, BC. Hotel and additional show details will be announced soon. This event is a regional level 1 show governed by the Canadian physique alliance.The Vancouver Island Showdown PRO/Am will also feature IFBB Pro Women’s Bodybuilding & IFBB Pro Women’s Physique athletes on stage for the first time ever in Victoria, BC Canada.

Registration is NOW OPEN.

Competing athletes must have a valid CPA Membership before Registering. Register for your CPA Membership online here.

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Friday, May 6, 2022

As of April 23, 2022 All “Athlete Check-in” activities take place at the

Victoria Conference Centre

720 Douglas St, Victoria, BC V8W 3M7, Canada

Schedule and classes are subject to change. Please check back the week of the show for a confirmed schedule.

Athlete Check-In

TBC Tanning begins – Confirm your appointment time with Pro Elite Tan

Mens Registration: 1:00PM-2:00PM

Check-ins for Men’s Bodybuilding, Classic Physique and Men’s Physique


Womens Registration: 2:00PM-3:00PM

Check-ins for Women’s Bodybuilding, Women’s Physique,  Fitness, Figure, Wellness and Bikini

3:00PM CPA Amatuers’ Athletes Meeting @ Victoria Conference Centre
5:00PM IFBB Pros’ Athlete Registration & Pros’ Athlete Meeting shortly after

Please download the Muscleware App before arriving to the Athlete Check-in.

Saturday, May 7, 2022

Show Day

8:45 AM Doors open to public for GA 
9:00 AM IFBB Pro Women’s Bodybuilding & Women’s Physique Prejudging, plus all CPA Men’s Divisions Prejudging and Finals!
2:45 PM Doors open to public for GA 
3:00 PM IFBB Pro Women’s Bodybuilding & Women’s Physique Finals, plus all CPA Women’s Divisions Prejudging and Finals!
Purchase show tickets

Order of Classes
Classes are subject to change depending on the number of registered athletes 

Men’s Bodybuilding 
Classic Physique
Men’s Physique

Women’s Bodybuilding

Women’s Physique
Women’s Figure


Venue & Hotel

Venue Location

Victoria Conference Centre

A stunning homage to the cultures and traditions that make Victoria a great place to connect, Victoria Conference Centre (VCC) is the city’s largest conference facility.

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.

Hotel Information

DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel & Suites Victoria

777 Douglas Street
Victoria, British Columbia V8W 2B5, Canada
Check-in: 4:00 PM
Check-out: 11:00 AM
Self parking: Not available
Valet parking: C$21.00
Special athlete rate: $199/night (before taxes and fees)

Reservations can be made up until April 5, 2022, 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.





Welcome, all IFBB Pro Women’s Bodybuilding & Women’s Physique athletes to beautiful Victoria, BC Canada for the first time ever! We are excited to have the opportunity to host you 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 $5,000 USD for each

IFBB PRO Schedule of Events

  • Athletes Meeting May 6th, 2022 (at the Victoria Conference Centre) Time TBD
  • IFBB Pro Prejudging 9 AM May 7th, 2022
  • IFBB Pro Finals 3 PM May 7th, 2022


    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 May 8th, 2022
    • 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

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