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Porter Global Pro Qualifier

Winners Receive Pro Status

Saturday, Aug 26, 2023

General Information

Online Entry is $150 for each class

Registration Closes August 20, 2023 at 6:00 pm

PLEASE NOTE: Late fee is an additional $20 per class and is effective after 6:00 pm on August 20, 2023

All Competing Athletes in this show MUST be globally qualified; meaning, if you have placed in the Top 2 in any Open class in 2022 and any 2023 Show prior to this event, you are qualified to participate in this Pro Qualifying show. Globally Qualified Master's classes/athletes are now eligible to compete in this event. Crossover's are available between Age Groups, Master's, and Open.

If you achieve your "Global Qualified" status in the morning show (The Porter Classic) you can register and compete for your Pro Card in this show.

All Amateur Athletes must have a current GBO Membership card; valid 1 full year after date of purchase.

This show will be taking place the evening after the Porter Classic.

Note: Professional Status will go to all 1st place winners at this event

  • No video equipment will be allowed in the auditorium.


  • No soliciting of photo or video services is allowed on the premises.

  • No camera bags, tripods and other equipment are allowed in the auditorium.

Global Qualifier

2023 GBO Porter Classic Armwrestling

Held During the Porter Classic

Weigh-ins: Friday August 25, 2023 at 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm OR on Saturday August 26, 2023 at 10:00 am - 11:30 am.
Tournament starts at 12:00 pm.

Men's Open & Amateur Right & Left Hand: 154, 176, 198, 242, 243+.
Ladies Open Right Hand: 143, 144+
Men's Masters (age 40+) & Grand Masters (age 50+): 165, 198, 199+.
TEAM COMPETITION. Awards 1st to 3rd Placed. Individual Awards to 1st Place Team. 
Double elimination. 
Custom Awards 1st to 3rd place in all classes.
FREE T-shirt to 1st 75 entries.
Entry Fee: $30 per arm/division

The Porter Classic Car Show

Presented by Kross Motorsports

This year, we are proud to announce that we have added a Car Show to the day's events.


Come and see some amazing cars and trucks all day in the Ford Arena Parking Lot before, during, and after the Porter Classic!

A very special thank you to Kross Motorsports for dedicating themselves to our show.

Contest Registration

Event Location

Ford Park Arena

5115 IH-10 South

Beaumont, TX 77705

Schedule of Events

August 25th

6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

August 26th

Starts after the Porter Classic

August 26th

To Be Announced

Check In's

At Venue Location

Pre Judging

Straight Through Format


1 hour after finishing Pre Judging


Thanks for submitting!


Men's Bodybuilding
  • Open

  • Crossover

    • Between Age Groups, Master's, & Open​

  • Master's

Women's Bodybuilding
  • Open

  • Crossover

  • Between Age Groups, Master's, & Open​

  • Master's

  • Master's Age Groups:

    • 35 - 39​

    • 40 - 49

    • 50 - 59

    • 60 - 69

    • 70 +

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