View Full Version : Days away INBF Tri-State BBing
05-19-2011, 10:09 PM
I am just 2 days away from the INBF Tri-State BBing competition this Saturday.
I am currently sitting right around 176 and that's the weight I need to be under to make the Middleweights.
I started dieting at the beginning of the year. I had anticipated on competing in an earlier contest but a lot of things have derailed me. I could be better than where I currently am at but oh well. This is what I will be presenting at the show Saturday.
I am looking to do a late carb-up (Friday into Saturday) so I am hoping that I "fill out" much more than what you can see here.
These pictures are from Monday.
05-19-2011, 10:16 PM
These pictures are from tonight. I am looking a bit flat compared to earlier in the week. I am hoping to notice a big dfifference by tomorrow night and Saturday morning. I will be posting pics up frequently over the next 2 days.
05-19-2011, 10:20 PM
Yes, it's a picture posting fest right now, but here is what I began with in late December and early January. I started @ a BW of 205 or around there. I definitely won't get back up to this BF% for the foreseeable future.
3 weeks later....
05-20-2011, 12:51 AM
Look a bit watery in the latest shots, but I can see quad striations on your left leg in the ab/thigh,
I'm impressed Scott. Massive improvements over last year.
scott you look great man im pulling for you
05-20-2011, 06:39 AM
Good luck T&P...we're pullin' for ya.
05-20-2011, 07:13 AM
Good luck Scot!! I'm wishing you the best.
05-21-2011, 01:53 PM
Thanks fellas. I ended up not cutting it for the middleweights which was 176.25 and I came in @ just under 178.
There are 5 guys in my class, but I haven't had anyone in attendance to take stage pictures. Maybe tonight when family comes in I will have some pictures from the stage so you can see the others I am competing against. I have some pictures to upload.
So far I think I am happy with my condition, but the lack of pictures gives me minimal feedback. I peaked about an hour too late or it might have just been the fact that I was outside that I felt more vascular and full.
05-21-2011, 01:54 PM
I am not as tight as I should be. I think I tightened up a bit by the time I hit the stage. I am hoping to look better for the finals tonight. I will try to get other pictures up tonight as well.
05-21-2011, 04:29 PM
Legs look amazing as always Scott. good luck in the finals!
05-21-2011, 04:53 PM
You're shredded bro!
Big difference between your first set of pics and this newest one.
Good luck with everything man.
05-21-2011, 06:57 PM
Damn, looking RIPPED! Good luck.
05-21-2011, 07:39 PM
Good condition. I hope you do well!
Cant wait to hear how it went!
05-23-2011, 05:04 AM
I ended up placing 3rd in the Light-Heavies with a total of 5 guys up there. Not really sure if I thought the guy that won was who I expected. I am curious as to how the final scores turn out, as I'm not quite sure the everyone placed where I expected. I wouldn't have been surprised to place 4th if not 5th.
I really don't have any good shots from the contest, but I'll post a few and you can make what you will out of the quality of the stage pictures.
Good condition. I hope you do well!
Condition is one thing that wasn't as good as it could be. I was told by 1 judge afterwards that conditioing needs to be better and of course more size. Weighing in @ 178 as a LHW means I have a lot of growing to do.
We will see where I am @ in 1 year from now. I need to pack on a solid 7-8 pounds this time around and come in with better conditioning.
Well that's it, it's all over and now. I ate real loose on Sunday, but I'm back to the diet today and will try to follow my pre-contest diet as long as I can as I add in calories over the next few weeks.
05-23-2011, 05:11 AM
The first 2 pictures were taken a bit after I was done with prejudging.
The last picture is from the evening show and the quality just isn't great. I am unsure of how I looded onstage, but from the few pics I have my waist looks much larger than I thought and I didn't look great under the lights there.
I was pretty happy with how I looked before stepping on stage, but I won't know how I looked until I see contest pictures or video. I don't know how long that will be either?
01-05-2012, 05:00 PM
I have been a HUGE slacker. I said I would get some footage from the contest up. So here it is, just about 7 months later.
The first clip is my evening posing routine. A little mix of Tom Petty's best work. I was real happy with my posing routine given the fact that I had to make it about 1 hour before the evening shows began.
When I talked to 1 judge afterwards he commented on how much he liked my routine. I thought it was good, and it looked even better compared to pretty much everyone else.
I'd definitely like to hone my posing skills and improve upon them even more as I enter into more contests.
01-05-2012, 05:02 PM
This video was from the pre-judging. It was pretty intense. Everyone was sweating pretty hard. The contest that I did a year before had everyone on stage rather quickly, only one division was on for an extended period of time, but most groups were onstage for quite some time.
01-05-2012, 11:25 PM
quads look huge. Back looked really wide as well. Looke like the guy on the end right beat you in width, but you had a good amount of detail and width also.
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