NPC stands for National Physique Committee. It is an American company based in Carnegie, Pennsylvania. Its president is Jim Manion.
NPC Worldwide is an association of private organizers of amateur bodybuilding championships, which are held worldwide according to the sporting regulations of the NPC.
Permission to organize NPC championships rests solely with NPC company management.
The NPC has no federation structure.
The NPC is open to athletes from all sports associations and sports organizations.
The NPC does not issue any bans if athletes also start with other organizers after starting with them.
The NPC therefore does not know of any fines being paid by banned athletes to an association or club to shorten the ban.
Only through NPC championships can you get a Pro Card of the legendary IFBB Pro League.
Your way to the Olympia stage starts at the NPC.