Reading will host the fifth edition of the International Federation of Fitness and Bodybuilding (IFBB) English Grand Prix this year.
Action will take place in the Berkshire city between June 21 and 23 at The Hexagon.
The tournament will be organised by the United Kingdom Bodybuilding and Fitness Federation, chaired by William Tierney.
Tierney is also the general secretary of the IFBB.
This year, the English Grand Prix will serve as an international competition for the first time.
All IFBB nations are eligible to compete, with the event a pro qualifier providing elite pro cards.
Bodybuilding, classic physique, men's physique, muscular men's physique, bodyfitness, wellness and bikini categories will all be contested.
There is capacity for more than 1,600 fans at The Hexagon.
Registration and accommodation for the event will be at the Premier Inn.