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. Your documents will be sent by Elsa Porter and she will check all documents for completion. 

3. Once you have completed the documents, you will be billed via PayPal invoicing for the membership fee by Laura Johnson

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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