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2023 Ben Weider Naturals Professional Present Outcomes

NIne professional contests had been held within the shadows of Washington, D.C.

The Ben Weider Naturals Professional present was held within the Hilton Alexandria Mark Heart in Alexandria, VA, on Friday, Nov. 17, 2023. It featured 9 IFBB Professional League contests. Eight of the 9 divisions provided 2024 Olympia Weekend {qualifications} to their respective winners. The one exception was the Males’s Open present.

2023 Ben Weider Naturals Professional Present Outcomes

Over 80 opponents competed throughout all divisions, and the outcomes of these contests are beneath, courtesy of the scorecards on the IFBB Professional League web site:

Males’s Open

  1. Eric Salazar (USA)
  2. Greg Grant (USA)

212 Bodybuilding

  1. Keiva Bundy (Canada)
  2. Peter Boncardo (Canada)

Basic Physique

  1. Han Jin Choi (Korea)
  2. Lenny Wicks (USA)
  3. DeVon Causey (USA)
  4. Chuck Mauceri (USA)
  5. Jesse Valencia Jr. (USA)
  6. Kim Chan Younger (South Korea)
  7. Jamie LeRoyce McTizic (USA)
  8. Stephen Webley (USA)
  9. John Puskarich (USA)
  10. Guifeng Xu (China)
  11. Will Usher (USA)

Males’s Physique

  1. Kadeem Hillman (USA)
  2. Chien-Hsin Chen (Taiwan, R.O.C)
  3. Torre Washington (USA)
  4. Cedric Miller (USA)
  5. Tyler James (USA)
  6. Jamar Watkins (USA)
  7. Ikenna Amaliri (USA)
  8. Darnell Chatman (USA)
  9. Hyung Jae Woo (South Korea)
  10. Toby Owen (United Kingdom)
  11. Ahmad Mustafa (Canada)
  12. Frank Griffin (USA)
  13. Dennis Dogbatse (USA)
  14. Dev Maxwell (USA)
  15. Michael Williams (USA)

Tied for sixteenth

  • Luther Bradford (USA)
  • Mitchell Moss (USA)
  • Timothy Robertson (USA)

Ladies’s Physique

  1. Andrea Alonso (USA)
  2. Lee Ann Thompson (USA)
  3. Samantha Each (Canada)
  4. Janessa Roy (Canada)
  5. Jehina Malik (USA)


  1. Michelle Gales (USA)
  2. Andrea Glass (USA)
  3. Abby Bolton (Canada)
  4. Ashley Downes (USA)
  5. Aurika Tyrgale (Russia)
  6. Rosie Burr (United Kingdom)
  7. Ellie Ambs (USA)


  1. Shanice Abrams (USA)
  2. Rose Black (Australia)
  3. Florencia Hunt (USA)
  4. Shea Crotty (New Zealand)
  5. Chelsea Mooney (Canada)
  6. Jennifer Johnson (USA)
  7. Amy Harris Willock (United Kingdom)
  8. Dekel Quant (USA)
  9. Rebecca Coons (Canada)
  10. Michelle Soares (Canada)


  1. Brittany Shulman (USA)
  2. Lizzy Cunningham (USA)
  3. Toniesha Gaddis (USA)
  4. Africa Sanz (USA)
  5. Emily Olivia Harper Hemming (United Kingdom)
  6. Jennifer Lynch (USA)
  7. Noel Zayour (USA)
  8. Flora Wang (USA)
  9. Shaneeka Harmonson (USA)
  10. Janine Herrera (USA)
  11. Leslie Billups (USA)
  12. Biana Van Wyk (USA)
  13. Milene Lingiardi (USA)
  14. Hikaru Sarah Dundore (USA)
  15. Larissa Midkiff (USA)

Tied for sixteenth

  • Anais Biron (Canada)
  • Cassie Hunter (United Kingdom)
  • Kasie L. Rodriguez (USA)
  • Annabel Da Silva (USA)


  1. Alisha Sturkie (USA)
  2. Carie Bradshaw (USA)
  3. Maria Rita Penteado (USA)
  4. Cara Schorn (Canada)
  5. Mizel Cataquiz (Canada)
  6. Dalila Kindermann (USA)
  7. Katharine Yu Huimin  (Singapore)

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Males’s Open Winner — Eric Salazar

Eric Salazar was the one entrant on this present initially, however new professional Greg Grant put his professional card to make use of and joined Salazar. Salazar acquired the higher of Grant and took the win. It’s Salazar’s first victory within the professional ranks.

212 Bodybuilding Winner —Keiva Bundy

In a matchup of two Canadian athletes, Keiva Bundy received over Peter Boncardo to safe a 2024 Olympia 212 qualification. This was Bundy’s first win within the professional ranks.

Basic Physique Winner — Han Jin Choi

Lenny Wicks was the defending champion of this present, however Han Jin Choi dethroned him to say a 2024 Basic Physique Olympia spot. This was Han Jin Choi’s professional debut, first professional win, and first Olympia qualification. 

Males’s Physique Winner — Kadeem Hillman

Kadeem Hillman has had a powerful 2023. He positioned first within the NPC Junior USA Championships and the 2023 NPC Universe earlier than making his professional debut on this contest. Hillman began the yr as an beginner however ended it with an Olympia qualification.

Ladies’s Physique Winner — Andrea Alonso

Andrea Alonso made the journey from Florida to Virginia to tackle 4 rivals within the Ladies’s Physique contest. Alonso returned to the Sunshine State with a professional win. She appeared a lot better on this present than her fifth-place end within the 2023 Daytona Professional. She is now certified for the 2024 Olympia.

Health Winner — Michelle Gales

The highest of the Health division podium got here all the way down to a single level. Michelle Gales barely outranked Andrea Glass, each of whom had been on prime of their video games. Gales ranked third on this contest in 2022 however left Alexandria because the champion in 2023. Gales is now eligible to make her Health Olympia debut in 2024.

Determine Winner — Shanice Abrams

This was Shanice Abrams’ sixth professional present and first professional win of 2023. She ranked fourth on this contest in 2021 and didn’t compete in 2022. Rose Black made her professional debut to a second-place end.

Bikini Winner — Brittany Shulman

Brittany Shulman turned professional at this occasion in 2022 and made her professional debut the next day, ending sixth general. She returned to Virginia for the 2023 version of the competition and left with gold. That is her first Olympia qualification.

Wellness Winner — Alisha Sturkie

Alisha Sturkie was the 2021 Wellness runner-up however fell to fourth in 2022. Redemption was hers in 2023, due to an ideal rating from the judges.

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