The road to Mr. Olympia 2024 is heating up as athletes are vying to secure their spots in the prestigious bodybuilding competition. A critical milestone on this journey is the Tampa Pro 2024, another opportunity for competitors to clinch their qualifications before September.

The event is scheduled for the first week of August, promising an electrifying show with an incredible lineup. Mark your calendars from August 1st to 3rd, when the Grand Hyatt at Tampa Bay, transforms into the epicenter of bodybuilding and fitness. The Tampa Pro 2024 features ten divisions, each promising intense competition. Here’s the list of all divisions.

A Diverse Range of Categories


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The Tampa Pro is known for its inclusivity, offering both Open and Masters divisions. The Open divisions feature:
• Men’s 212 Bodybuilding
• Men’s Classic Physique
• Men’s Open Bodybuilding
• Men’s Physique
• Women’s Bikini
• Women’s Bodybuilding
• Women’s Figure
• Women’s Fitness
• Women’s Physique
• Women’s Wellness

The Masters divisions cater to a wide range of age groups, ensuring that seasoned athletes also have their chance to shine. The Master’s categories include:
• Men’s Bodybuilding (ages 40/50/55/60/70)
• Classic Physique (ages 40/50/55/60)
• Men’s Physique (ages 40/50/55/60)
• Women’s Bodybuilding (ages 40/50/55/60)
• Fitness (age 40)
• Figure (ages 40/50/55/60)
• Bikini (ages 40/50/55/60)
• Women’s Physique (ages 40/50/55)
• Wellness (age 40)

Thursday, August 1st:

  • 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM: Women’s and Men’s Check-In kicks off the event, setting the stage for the competition.
  • 5:00 PM onwards: Watch the IFBB Professional League Tampa Masters PRO Preliminaries and Finals. This includes various categories like bodybuilding, physique, classic physique, and fitness for master athletes

Friday, August 2nd:

  •  8:00 AM onwards: The Open PRO competitions begin with preliminary rounds for Women’s divisions such as Bodybuilding, Fitness, Physique, and Figure.
  •  11:00 AM: Men’s divisions start, featuring 212 Bodybuilding, Physique, and Classic Physique.
  •  2:00 PM (Women) and 4:00 PM (Men): Finals for both Women and Men, with highlights like the Angel Competition Bikinis Fashion Show featuring Julia Rene.

 Saturday, August 3rd:

  •  8:00 AM: NPC events kick off with national qualifier preliminaries.
  •  11:30 AM: IFBB Professional League Tampa Pro Day II begins with preliminaries for Men’s Bodybuilding, Bikini, and Wellness.
  •  3:30 PM: Main event finals for Men’s divisions.
  •  6:00 PM: NPC Tampa Extravaganza National Qualifier Finals wrap up the day.

Sunday, August 4th:

  • 11:30 AM – 1:30 PM: The Muscle Vodka Pool Party at the Grand Hyatt Tampa Bay provides a fun-filled conclusion to the weekend, celebrating the athletes and their achievements. Get ready for this four-day extravagant event. However, Let’s take a close look at the 2023 winners of the competition.

Women who won the 2023 Tampa Pro


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In the open division, Hunter Labrada secured his third pro win. Jon DeLaRosa also impressed, finishing as the runner-up for the second consecutive time. Fabricio de Souza Moreira from Brazil achieved a notable win by taking the 212 title over Mohamed Embaby. Matthew Greggo, who finished fourth in the 2022 Tampa Pro Men’s Physique, switched to Classic Physique in 2023. After growing into his larger physique, he won his first show on his fourth attempt. Ten-year pro Arya Saffaie made his 2023 debut at the Tampa Pro, taking the win and redeeming himself from a third-place finish in 2022. Now let’s look at the women categories.

Michaela Aycock won the Women’s Bodybuilding category at the Tampa Pro. Jeannie Feldman, the 2022 Tampa Pro Women’s Physique winner, defended her title and became a two-time champion. Allison Kramer excelled in the Fitness division, where the acrobatic routine counts for two-thirds of the score. She sat in third after the opening round but convincingly won the Physique round to take the overall win. Aurika Tyrgale of Russia finished second, and Kristin Pope rounded out the top three.

Furthermore, Queren Pacheco from Mexico made her first appearance in three years and won her first career title. Oyku Basar and Lena Ramsteiner completed the top three. Ashlynn Little, a Miami, FL native, won the 2023 Tampa Pro Bikini category. Rayane Fogal, one of two international competitors, won her first contest of 2023. This win marked her second straight win overall. Andrea Hrenko took second place, and Marissa Andrews claimed third.


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The Tampa Pro is more than just another contest—it’s a vital stepping stone to Mr. Olympia. With only a few months until the Olympia showdown, the stakes are sky-high. Competitors will bring their A-game, aiming to dazzle judges and secure their qualifications. Although officials haven’t released the roster yet, athletes are already hinting at their participation on social media.

The Tampa Pro 2024 promises to be a thrilling event, showcasing elite bodybuilding talent as athletes vie for their chance to compete in Mr. Olympia. With high stakes and intense competition, this August spectacle will undoubtedly set the stage for unforgettable performances.