Evaluation criteria of the “Men’s Classic Physique” category in the UFBF federation

1st Round

  1. Each participant is called out to the stage individually in the order of numbers and has a maximum of 60 seconds to perform the free program.

2nd Round

  1. The total composition of the category is called out to the stage in the order of numbers and is formed in equal numbers along the diagonal lines on each side of the stage. The central part of the stage remains free to call out the athletes and compare them in the following poses in the specified order:
  2. Front Double Biceps;
  3. Front Lat Spread;
  4. Side Chest and Triceps;
  5. Back Double Biceps;
  6. Rear Lat Spread;
  7. Side Triceps;
  8. Abdominals and Thighs;
  9. Favorite Classic Pose (Not Most Muscular).
  10. The Chief Judge then calls the athletes in order of numbers for comparison in the required poses after a quarter turn. The number of athletes called is determined by the Chief Judge.
  11. The category’s winner is determined by the sum of points in the free and required program.

Requirements for the appearance of athletes:

  1. At all stages, participants must wear clean short trunks that have no defects and meet to followed requirements:

Specifications:

Style: simple, opaque (without underwear).

Color: black solid.

Fabric: spandex (without shiny, rubberized velvet, metal inserts, or llama).

Texture: matte.

Length: not less than 9 cm on the sides/thighs.

Front part: a solid piece of material across the trunks without a cut or stripe of different material in the middle.

Commercial: no stamping and/or advertising or approval, except for small logos from manufacturers such as Nike, Under Armor, etc., allowed.

  1. The participant’s number must always be securely attached to the trunks on the torso’s left side.
  2. During the judging, participants may not wear shoes, watches, pendants, chains, bracelets (on the wrists or ankles, except for pass elements approved by the Federation).
  3. The use of props in the second round and/or during the comparison is prohibited.
  4. It is forbidden to use vulgar, obscene, and/or profanity in music for the free program.
  5. It is forbidden to apply additional tanning products on competitive tanning (oils, moisturizers, skin creams, sunscreens, and similar products).

Current categories in the UFBF federation:

  • Men’s classic physique – up to and including 163 cm;
  • Men’s classic physique –over 163 cm and up to and including 165 cm;
  • Men’s classic physique – over 165 cm and up to and including 168 cm;
  • Men’s classic physique – over 168 cm and up to and including 170 cm;
  • Men’s classic physique – over 170 cm and up to and including 173 cm;
  • Men’s classic physique – over 173 cm and up to and including 175 cm;
  • Men’s classic physique – over 175 cm and up to and including 178 cm;
  • Men’s classic physique – over 178 cm and up to and including 180 cm;
  • Men’s classic physique – over 180 cm and up to and including 183 cm;
  • Men’s classic physique – over 183 cm and up to and including 185 cm;
  • Men’s classic physique – over 185 cm and up to and including 188 cm;
  • Men’s classic physique – over 188 cm and up to and including 191 cm;
  • Men’s classic physique – over 191 cm and up to and including 193 cm;
  • Men’s classic physique – over 193 cm and up to and including 196 cm;
  • Men’s classic physique – over 196 cm and up to and including 198 cm;
  • Men’s classic physique – over 198 cm and up to and including 201 cm;
  • Men’s classic physique – over 201 cm.

UFBF’s Men’s Classic Physique weight limits:

  • Men’s classic physique – up to and including 163 cm. Maximum weight – 73 kg;
  • Men’s classic physique –over 163 cm and up to and including 165 cm. Maximum weight – 75 kg;
  • Men’s classic physique – over 165 cm and up to and including 168 cm. Maximum weight – 77 kg;
  • Men’s classic physique – over 168 cm and up to and including 170 cm. Maximum weight – 79 kg;
  • Men’s classic physique – over 170 cm and up to and including 173 cm. Maximum weight – 83 kg;
  • Men’s classic physique – over 173 cm and up to and including 175 cm. Maximum weight – 86 kg;
  • Men’s classic physique – over 175 cm and up to and including 178 cm. Maximum weight – 89 kg;
  • Men’s classic physique – over 178 cm and up to and including 180 cm. Maximum weight – 93 kg;
  • Men’s classic physique – over 180 cm and up to and including 183 cm. Maximum weight – 96 kg;
  • Men’s classic physique – over 183 cm and up to and including 185 cm. Maximum weight – 100 kg;
  • Men’s classic physique – over 185 cm and up to and including 188 cm. Maximum weight – 104 kg;
  • Men’s classic physique – over 188 cm and up to and including 191 cm. Maximum weight – 108 kg;
  • Men’s classic physique – over 191 cm and up to and including 193 cm. Maximum weight – 111 kg;
  • Men’s classic physique – over 193 cm and up to and including 196 cm. Maximum weight – 114 kg;
  • Men’s classic physique – over 196 cm and up to and including 198 cm. Maximum weight – 118 kg;
  • Men’s classic physique – over 198 cm and up to and including 201 cm. Maximum weight – 121 kg;
  • Men’s classic physique – over 201 cm. Maximum weight – 125 kg.