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NGA Celebrating 39+ Years!

The National Gym Association, Inc. (NGA), established in 1979, is a growing organization and one of the most recognizable training and athletic associations in the world. The NGA is a 501(c)(3) NOT-FOR-PROFIT organization that dedicates all resources and experience to the natural athlete and to teaching and training individuals to become the most professional certified personal fitness trainers in the world. For our promoters, our goal is to make promoting your NGA show cost effective and easier.

Become an NGA Promoter

The NGA truly appreciates our promoters. Without them the NGA could not exist. As an NGA Promoter, you join The National Gym Association, Inc. (NGA) and are a part of one of the most recognizable training and athletic associations in the world. Our goal is to make promoting your show cost effective and easier. We help our promoters in numerous ways. Read the benefits as an NGA Promoter.

Become an NGA Judge

NGA Promoters are always looking for new judges. Click NGA Judging [Judge PDF] or [download JUDGE PDF] to find out how you can become an NGA Judge and contact your nearest NGA Promoter for further information and test judging. Please download a copy of the NGA By-LAWS for more information.

Get NGA Certified!

NGA Personal Trainer Certification program is the best, most thorough, and comprehensive "in home" study program you can find period. The NGA fitness certification courses are developed for both practical and ethical standards to insure that certification provides you with the most current training principles in health, fitness, nutrition and exercise physiology. Become an NGA Trainer.

Become an NGA Natural Bodybuilder

Natural bodybuilders looking to get involved in amateur or professional competitions, the NGA is a prestigious organization that promotes and sanctions "all natural" professional and amateur competititions nationwide and abroad.

How-to become an NGA Member: Please visit our NGA STORE to purchase NGA amateur or professionals athlete membership, renewal, or replacement card(s),

Your NGA membership has many benefits:

NGA Bodybuilding Show Scedules - Please check our bodybuilding schedules for NGA Amateur Shows (TIERS 1, 2, and 3) and NGA Professional Shows (TIERS 4 and 5).

• A free digital NGANATURALmag magazine is published online. Submit your article to Francine at to promote your fitness journey to the stage.

• Your personal NGA PRO ATHLETE gallery page on our website and a welcome announcement on our Facebook page with 8,000+ followers plus an announcement in our newsletter with over 10,000 subscribers.

NGA Seminar schedule to learn how to be your best at your next competition.

• Our NGA Rules & Regulations page has NGA BY-LAWS, links to our on-line posing videos for male and female athletes with 20,000+ views for the women and 40,000+ views for the men!

• Fashionable NGA NATTY apparel for training or casual wear.

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