5 Star Venues | Red Carpet | Celebrities | Acrobatic Performers | Entertainment Industry | Retreat-Syled Weekend | World Competition Show | Runway | Drai’s Afterparty | Cabanas | Palm Trees | Rooftop Pool Party |
Been working very hard on this project for the past year with some really awesome business partners and am excited to be sharing the news with you today.
Having been a physique competitor since 2008, I, Powertec Fitness, and Dr. Marco Zanetti (FIBBN President and former European Musclemania President), have set out to create a model competition and event that was different than everyone else out there — linking the entertainment industry with models that are commercially viable. If you have the winning looks with Model & Fitness, then you also have what it takes to get work. Couple this with the World’s most exotic locations, 5 star venues, retreat-styled weekend, and production funding beyond any other show available and you get Model & Fitness.
With the Preliminaries in Milan, Italy; Monte Carlo, Monaco; and Remini, Italy complete, Powertec Fitness is pleased to announce their title sponsorship of the year’s capstone star-studded event, the 2012 Model & Fitness World Finale, in Hollywood, September 14-15. Fitness Models/Swimsuit Models/Fashion Models from around the world are invited to network with the special invite Professional Entertainment Industry and compete for Title prizes of cash, sponsorship, magazine covers, and more. Early Bird Pricing and and Room Block available at the London West Hollywood.
- Competitor’s Yearly Membership to M&F: $100
- Competition Per Category Registration: $179
- Crossover Category: $99
- Optional All Inclusive Ticket: Includes Yearly M&F Membership, 1 Category
Registration, and Access to Drai’s Hollywood Afterparty: $379
- Preliminary Attendee Tickets: $50
- Finale Attendee Tickets: $269
- Preliminary, Finale Event & After Party Ticket Package: $379
Note: Pricing good until September 5, 2012.
- Platinum Recording Artist, R&B Singer Brian McKnight
- 4x NBA Champion and Host John Salley
- NFL Wide Receiver and Olympic Athlete Willie Gault
- 4x NBA All-Star and NBA Champion, Dallas Mavericks Shawn Marion
- NFL Linebacker Akin Ayodele
- Miss Bikini Universe Natalia Kern
- BayWatch’s Jeremy Jackson
- Sports + Lifestyle Unlimited’s Director of Booking, Karen Osborn
- Top photographers from Europe and USA will also be there. Confirmed Pavel Ythjall, Muscle & Fitness Chief Photographer; Tim Keweritsch, German Fashion Photographer; Noel Daganta, Top Fitness Photographer; and more.
Powertec Spokesperson and M&F USA President Natalie Minh says, “Powertec Fitness, the industry leader in Plate Loaded Home Gyms, is pleased to partner with the Model & Fitness organization, bringing together healthy, commercial looking talents in a competition environment coupled with a retreat-styled fitness weekend in Hollywood, CA. No other model competition circuit in the world brings the production value, locations, talent, scouts, and industry decision makers into one venue how M&F events aspires to.”
As a commercial client regularly seeking top fitness and swimsuit models for hire, we understand the value in supporting such events: they are casting calls and market makers rolled into one. We hope to lead and inspire other corporations to join us in this goal of linking the pageant competitors to paying jobs.”
The two-day competition and three-day weekend will be hosted at the following venues:
- Friday, September 14th: Preliminaries will be held at the 5-star The London West Hollywood in their English Gardens with catering and drinks by critically acclaimed TV celebrity chef, Gordon Ramsay.
- Saturday, September 15th: World Finale at Drai’s Hollywood with the rooftop poolside runway surrounded by cabanas, palm trees, and Hollywood paparazzi and glitterati on the red carpet. The special access event features catering and drinks, acrobatic performers, Elisabetta Rogiani couture runway show, VIP room, and access to the Drai’s afterparty (also known as one of the toughest club lounge doors in Hollywood).
- Sunday, September 16th:Exclusive Hollywood Pool Party for Event winners and special guests at The London West Hollywood rooftop.
The model pageant will have three main categories open to competitors: Bikini Model, Fashion Model (male/female), and Fitness Model (male/female) with each category being judged by each industry’s casting agents, photographers, and celebrity talents. Multi-tiered tickets for both competitors and attendees can be purchased at http://www.modelandfitness.com.
Limited Room block for all guests are available at the London West Hollywood.