1st Annual Orlando Open USA Powerlifting Championships (FL-2016-01)

March 20, 2016

Orlando OpenView Results

Registration Closed

Events: Bench Press Only; Deadlift Only; Push-Pull and Powerlifting

Venue: Hyatt Regency Hotel -

Orlando International Airport

Location: Orlando, Florida

Meet Director: Robert Keller

E-mail: rhk@verizon.net

Telephone: 954.790.2249

USA Powerlifting – Who We Are!!

USA Powerlifting (formerly American Drug Free Powerlifting Association, Inc.) is the national governing body for the sport of powerlifting in the United States. USA Powerlifting is a member of the International Powerlifting Federation (IPF), the governing body of powerlifting internationally.

The IPF is comprised of member federations of 100+ countries on six continents. USA Powerlifting, through its affiliation with the IPF, also sends a national team to participate in the World Games. The World Games is an international multi-sports event hosted by the International World Games Association (IWGA) that falls under the direct patronage of the International Olympic Committee (IOC). The event consists of official sports and demonstration sports selected from those not included in the Olympic Games. The Games are held every fourth year, following the year of the Summer Olympics.

Provisional Schedule of Events:

 Saturday, March 19, 2016

  6:00 to 7:00 pm – Early Equipment Check for all lifters.

Sunday, March 20, 2016

  7:00 to 8:30 am – Weigh-in/Equipment check for all Women lifters
  7:00 to 8:30 am – Weigh-in/Equipment check for all men 59kg to 83kg weight classes
  8:30 to 9:00 am – Rules briefing and/lifter warm-up
  9:00 to 1:00 pm – Commencement of lifting
  1:00 to 1:30 pm – Awards Ceremony

12:00 to 1:30 pm – Weigh-in/Equipment check for the men 93kg to 120+kg weight classes
  1:30 to 2:00 pm – Rules briefing and/lifter warm-up
  2:00 to 5:00 pm – Commencement of lifting for men’s 93kg to 120+kg weight classes
  5:00 to 6:00 pm – Awards Ceremony

Hotel Arrangements

Hyatt Regency Hotel – Orlando International Airport
9300 Airport Boulevard: Orlando, Florida 32827
Telephone: 407.825.1234 / 1.888.421.1442 /
www.orlandoairport.hyatt.com

Cost: $129.00 + Tax for Single/Double Room 
When making your reservations use reference the Group Code: G-FLPL
The deadline to make your room reservations is Monday, February 19, 2016

MISSION STATEMENT
The mission of Florida Powerlifting is to promote drug-free powerlifting competitions, training seminars, and fitness events throughout the State of Florida. Overall, our goal is to promote a healthy and active drug-free lifestyle that will encourage strength and fitness enthusiasts to compete at the local, national and international level. USA Powerlifting is proud that Florida Powerlifting is the only recognized and official representative for powerlifting in the State of Florida. Statewide competitions are open to all amateur athletes 8 years of age and higher.

Robert Keller
USA Powerlifting - Florida
Post Office Box 291571
Davie, Florida 33329

Telephone: 954.790.2249

Email: rhk@verizon.net

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