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2018 USA Powerlifting Give Me Liberty or Give Me No Lift Challenge
Sanction: PA-2018-03

Bringing Powerlifting to Old City, Philadelphia!

This is a one day event with one platform and a 60 lifter cap. This is a full 3 lift power meet. Geno will be in attendance!


In the event of a sell out, email chrisaydin@gmail.com to be put on a waiting list

Registration will close on February 10th, 2018 OR when 60 entries are received, whichever comes first.

DATE: February 24, 2018

LOCATION: Fearless Athletics | CrossFit Penn’s Landing
126 Race St, Philadelphia, PA 19106

AWARDS: Awards will be given to 1st-3rd place in each weight class/division and to the best male and female lifter by Wilks score.

Women: 43 (Teen/Junior only), 47, 52, 57, 63, 72, 84, 84+(kgs)
Men: 53 (Teen/Junior only), 59, 66, 74, 83, 93, 105, 120, 120+(kgs)


(one platform, two sessions)
Session 1 (Women / Men up to 74kg)
6:45am: Athlete check-in opens
7:00-8:30am: Weigh-in
8:30am: Athlete briefing
9:00am-1:00pm: Lifting

Session 2 (Men 83kg and higher)
12:00-1:30pm: Weigh-in
1:30pm: Athlete briefing
2:00pm-6pm: Lifting


The exact division between lightweight/heavyweight men will be determined once registration is full.

Awards will be given at the conclusion of lifting for each session.

RULES: This meet will follow USAPL Rules

Drug testing will be conducted, please verify that all your medications and supplements are not prohibited and obtain a Therapeutic Use Exemption if necessary. Please see the USAPL Anti-Doping Page for more information.

Eligibility: This meet is open to all current USA Powerlifting members. Memberships can be purchased online by clicking here. Membership cards will not be sold at the meet.

ENTRY FEE: $90. This includes a coach’s pass for every lifter.

MEET T-SHIRT: Meet T-shirts are available for pre-order for $22. Logo for the meet is in the works :)

SPECTATORS: $10 for adults; children <13 free

PARKING: Meet organizers are working with the host venue to secure a special rate for competitors and spectators. Check back soon for more details.

Alternatively, most of the neighborhood has metered street parking and some of the side/alley streets have a two hour limit for parking.

FOR MORE INFORMATION: Check the Facebook Event for updates or email the meet director at chrisaydin@gmail.com

Roster and flights will be posted on the Facebook Event page in January.

Meet Director: Christopher Aydin
Meet Updates and Info: Any meet information or updates will be emailed directly to lifters as well as posted on the Facebook event page.