Professional Information for Competing as an amateur in other organizations/federations - 2022

New Professionals:

To complete the process, you will need to follow these steps (if you competed at a natural show, please wait until you receive lab results):

1. Contact Elsa Porter, Director of Pros –

2. Elsa will direct you to the appropriate documents to be completed and signed to officially become a GBO Pro. This must be done within 90 days.

3. Once you have completed the documents, you must send the membership fee to:
Laura Johnson, Vice President, GBO, PO Box 760, Jacksboro TX 76458-0760.

Pro Athlete Renewal Only:


Rules for renewing your pro membership are as follows:

  • You must renew on a yearly basis.

  • Athletes who let 2 years lapse without renewing will be able to renew by paying a reinstatement fee along with the regular membership fee.

  • Athletes who let 5 years lapse without renewing will be required to requalify as a Pro

Email for Renewals Only:


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