USA Powerlifting SSP Nutrition Bench Press, Deadlift & Push-Pull Championships @ Miami-Fit Expo (FL-2018-07)

This event will be attended by some 5,000 Spectators and athletes. Cash prizes shall (TBD) will be awarded for the best bench press and deadlift for both men and women. American Records can be set at this competition. Questions, on any of the particulars, please contact me directly at: rhk@verizon.net or by telephone at: 954.790.2249.

SSP Nutrition Titan Support Systems

Saturday, June 2, 2018 

Online Registration

NOTE: 40 Lifter Limit!

Event: Bench Press / Deadlift / Push-Pull
Venue: Miami Airport Convention Center
Location: Miami, Florida

Meet Director: Robert Keller
E-mail: rhk@verizon.net 
Telephone: 954.790.2249

Location of Championship:
Miami Airport Convention Center
711 Northwest 72nd Avenue Miami, FL, 33126
USA

Eligibility Requirements:

This is an open championship. There are no qualifying totals and/or competitions required to enter this championship. All lifters competing in the championship must be a member of USA Powerlifting. Membership cards will be available for purchase at registration prior to the start of the weigh-ins. Memberships to USA Powerlifting can now be purchased online here: www.usapowerlifting.com 

New Weight Classes:

Women – 94.75lbs/43kgs (Teen/Junior lifters only), 103.5lbs/47kgs, 114.5lbs/52kgs, 125.5lbs/57kgs, 138.75lbs/63kgs, 158.5lbs/72kgs, 185lbs/84kgs, 185lbs+/84+kgs

Men – 116.75lbs/53.00kgs (Teen/Junior lifters only), 130.00lbs/59.00kgs, 145.50lbs/66.00kgs, 163.00lbs/74.00kgs, 182.75lbs/83.00kgs, 205.00lbs/93.00kgs, 231.25lbs/105.00kgs, 264.50lbs/120.00kgs, 264.50+lbs/120.00+kgs

Categories:

Raw
Equipped

Divisions:

The following divisions will be offered for both Raw and Equipped lifters:

Open
Teen 1 (14-15)
Teen 2 (16-17)
Teen 3 (18-19)
Junior (20-23)
Master 1 (40-49)
Master 2 (50-59)
Master 3 (60-69)
Master 4 (70+)

Championship Timetable of Events:

Saturday, June 2, 2018

12:00 to 1:30 pm - Weigh-in/Equipment check for the Men/Women
1:30 to 2:00 pm - Rules briefing and/lifter warm-up
2:00 to 5:00 pm - Commencement of lifting for all lifter weight classes
5:00 to 6:00 pm - Awards Ceremony

Awards:

Medals awarded by weight class and division. Overall best lifters (4) shall receive a cash award.

Technical Rules:

This competition is sanctioned by USA Powerlifting. The USA Powerlifting Technical Rules can be found here:www.usapowerlifting.com/committees/technical

Championship Updates/Information:

All contest information, updates, nominations, records, etc. will be posted on the following website: www.florida-powerlifting.com 

Also, please join the USA Powerlifting Florida Facebook Group for updates and other related competition information.

Travel and Hotel Arrangements

DoubleTree By Hilton MACC 

Hotel Phone: (305) 261-3800

We have secured a block of rooms at the DoubleTree by Hilton at the Miami Airport Convention Center. Please make your RESERVATIONS using this LINKIf the LINK does not work, please call & ask to reserve your room with the Miami Muscle Beach group rate. Book by May 7th, 2018, for check-in dates May 30th - June 7th, 2018.

 Directions to Venue and Parking Information

711 Northwest 72nd Avenue Miami, FL, 33126, United States

Click for Map

 

Admission:

Spectator Tickets available via MIFE-Miami International Fitness Expo 2018 Website

ENTRY FEE (S):

$75.00 – Bench Press Only Competition
$75.00 – Deadlift Only Competition
$100.00 – Push-Pull Competition
$35.00 – Each additional division entered (see above)
$15.00 – Championship T-shirt [Small to Large]
$20.00 – Championship T-shirt [XL to XXXL]

Important Note:  Please take note of the entry deadline May 11, 2018 or 40 lifters! If your application/entry form is going to be late, you must notify the meet director either by email or telephone for confirmation to lift in the championship. The late fee will apply, regardless of the reason for the entry form is late. The late fee shall apply to everyone. There are NO refunds for any reason. Upon receipt of your entry form, all transactions are deemed final.

USA Powerlifting – Who We Are

USA Powerlifting (formerly American Drug Free Powerlifting Association, Inc.) is the leading powerlifting organization 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 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.

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 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 representatrive for powerlifting in the State of Florida. Statewide competitions are open to all amateur athletes from 10 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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