Bikini International Category Competitors need to display a firm physique with lean athletic physical development with visible six pack.

JUDGING

Bikini International is scored; based on two Rounds – Physique and Overall Stage Presentation

Physique

Physique is is judged on the condition and balance achieved through a lean and athletic physical physique with visible six pack and muscular definition lines, compared to our Bikini Category.

Overall Presentation

Overall Presentation refers to the overall appearance of the athlete.  Stage presentation, hair, tanning, make up, and suit choice are encompassed in this round.

 

A Bikini International Competitor will need to deliver a combination of these objectives:

  • Beautiful Overall Appearance – hair and make up need to work together
  • Lean muscle development, further athletic physical appearance compared to Bikini Category, with visible six pack and muscular definition lines
  • Confidence and Elegance
  • Natural look
  • Personality, smile and radiance
  • Overall appearance, body, bikini style/cut, colour, physique symmetry all needs to work together
  • Confident Stage Walk and understanding of required stage posing to the Bikini International Stage Walk
  • The upper and lower extremities should flow aesthetically when viewed from all sides creating a balanced and symmetrical appearance

DIVISIONS

First Timer
Competing for your first time ever

Novice
First 12 months of competing – encompassing a consecutive Season A and B Event

Junior
Aged 16-23 years on the day of contest

Under 30
Ages 24 – 29 years on day of contest

30 and Over
30 years and over on day of contest

40 and Over
40 years and over on day of contest

Short
Height 165cm or under

Tall
Height 165.01cm or above

ATTIRE

A traditional two-piece bikini is worn and may be multi-coloured or solid, and embellishments and jewellery is permitted.  Stage heels are required.  These can be with clear or diamante heel, with either clear toe and/or ankle straps.  Keeping height less than 6 inches is preferred, however you are best to select a heel that compliments and enhances your physique.

STAGE WALK AND  POSING

Each competitor will enter onto the stage individually performing the V-Walk which will be a clearly outlined tapped path on the stage. You can view our Stage Walk Video HERE for further reference.

Once each competitor has performed their individual stage walk all competitors are on stage (maximum 8) the MC direct each competitor to the front of the stage to perform the symmetry round.

In the symmetry round, competitors situated middle of stage will face the judging panel and perform four quarter turns as a group line-up, the MC will prompt competitors through each quarter turn, please listen and watch officials cue to perform the below turns:

  • Front Symmetry pose
  • Turn right
  • Left side symmetry pose
  • Turn right
  • Rear symmetry pose
  • Turn right
  • Right symmetry pose
  • Turn right
  • You are now facing the front

During the stage walk and compulsory quarter turns the judges will be assessing on stage presence and confidence, execution of quarter turns, stage walk, appearance, bikini selection and overall presentation.

Further comparisons and call outs of competitors may follow. On cue if you hear your number called you may be asked to come to the very front stage for the judges to make further comparisons. These comparisons may happen several times so please listen for instructions and your number while onstage to ensure a professional presence is kept.

 

ADDITIONAL BIKINI INTERNATIONAL STAGE WALK – HALF TURN

After the quarter turn poses are complete the Bikini International ladies will then perform the WNBF Bikini International Stage Walk per below:

  • Front Symmetry pose
  • Half Turn to face the rear of stage
  • Hold Back Pose arms upon your hip or mid thigh
  • Walk to middle of stage
  • Hold Back Pose arms upon your hip or mid thigh
  • Half Turn to face the front of stage
  • Hold Front Symmetry Pose
  • Walk to front of stage
  • Hold Front Symmetry Pose

Bikini International athletes will be subject to performing this walk to a maximum of three (3) times.

STAGE WALK

ADDITIONAL HALF TURN WALK

FRONT

BACK

SIDE POSE

BACK POSE

BACK POSE