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Event Overview

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The 2021 Arnold Classic will be held on Saturday, Sept. 25 in Columbus, Ohio.

The 2021 Arnold Classic will feature four IFBB Pro League divisions -- Arnold Classic men’s open bodybuilding, Arnold Classic Physique, Fitness International and Bikini International.

Prejudging will be held at 10 a.m. and finals at 7 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 25.

The 2021 IFBB Pro League Meet & Greet will be held at 6:30 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 24. All athletes competing in the Arnold Classic, Arnold Classic Physique, Fitness International and Bikini International.

2021 Arnold Classic Schedule


Friday, Sept. 24

Arnold IFBB Pro League Meet & Greet
6:30 PM

The Arnold IFBB Pro League Meet & Greet is your chance to get a picture with and an autograph from the biggest stars of the IFBB Pro League. The Meet & Greet will feature all of the IFBB Pro League athletes competing in the 2021 Arnold Classic, Arnold Classic Physique, Fitness International and Bikini International.


Saturday, Sept. 25

PREJUDGING
10:00 AM

Bikini Prejudging
Arnold Classic Physique Prejudging
Arnold Classic Physique Routines
Fitness Prejudging
Arnold Classic Men’s Open Prejudging

FINALS
7:00 PM

Fitness International Routines
Arnold Classic Men’s Open Routines
Arnold Classic Men’s Open Comparisons
Arnold Classic Pose Down
Bikini International Finals & Awards
Arnold Classic Physique Pose Down & Awards
Fitness International Awards
Arnold Classic Awards


Please note that all events will be held at Greater Columbus Convention Center. All tickets include admission to both prejudging and finals. Arnold Classic Physique routines will be performed during prejudging. Arnold Classic and Fitness International routines will be performed during finals.

The 2021 Arnold Classic will not feature an expo or sports other than the four IFBB Pro League divisions listed above. The full Arnold Sports Festival and Arnold Fitness EXPO will return March 3-6, 2022. For exhibition information for March 2022, visit www.arnoldexpo.com