Powerlifting

 


 

General Information

DATE: Saturday, July 22, 2017

TIMES:
Equipment check and weigh-in: 7-8:30 a.m.
Lifting begins: 9 a.m.

SITE: Lincoln Christian School (5801 South 84th St, Lincoln - View map)

SANCTION: This event will be sanctioned by AAU. All lifters must be AAU registered lifters. Lifters must register prior to the meet for an annual membership with AAU for a fee of $32 for adults, $12 for youth and teenage lifters. Lifters can get their membership online at http://aausports.org/sprt_Powerlifting.asp?a=pg_membership.htm. Lifters must get their AAU membership at least 2 days prior to the meet to allow for the background checks. Memberships will not be available at the meet.

DRUG TESTING WILL BE CONDUCTED. All lifters must sign the “Release from Liability and Consent to Drug Test” form at the time of weigh-ins.

RULES: Meet will be conducted using kilogram weights. Rules will be those of AAU Powerlifting. Youth and Teenage lifters may wear t-shirts with sleeves and shorts that are above the knee. Adult lifters must wear one-piece lifting suits. For more information on these rules and equipment guidelines, visit http://aausports.org/sprt_Powerlifting.asp. Information on banned substances may be obtained by calling the USOC Drug Testing Hotline at 1-800-233-0393.

WEIGHT CLASSES:
Men:
114, 123, 132, 148, 165, 181, 198, 220, 242, 275 & 275, 308 & 308+
Women: 97, 105, 114, 123, 132, 148, 165, 181, 198, 220, & 220+
Youth Boys: 66, 77, 88, 97, 105
Youth Girls: 66, 77, 88

NOTES:

Age determined as of July 22, 2017.

The Schwartz/Malone and McCullough formulas may be used to determine placing.

Director reserves the right to combine and split divisions if the number of entries warrants.

Raw lifting is leather belt with buckle or lever only, wrist wraps, and single ply neoprene knee sleeves with no method of tightening. No supportive suit or knee wraps.

If the RAW division is not listed on the entry form then the lifter will be entered as Equipped.




Events


View the Complete Event Details for a full list of divisions and events.


Registration Fees & Deadlines

REGISTER BY THE DISCOUNT DEADLINE OF WEDNESDAY, JUNE 21:
First event - $35
Additional events - $15

REGISTER BETWEEN JUNE 22 AND JULY 5:
First event - $40
Additional events - $15


FINAL REGISTRATION DEADLINE – JULY 15:
The final registration deadline for this sport is July 15. This sport will accept late registrations with an additional $5 late fee.

MULTI-EVENT DISCOUNT NOTE: If registering for multiple events, all entries must occur in the same transaction to receive the multi-event discount.

ENTRY FEE INCLUDES: Competition in the 2017 Cornhusker State Games; White cotton athlete shirt (micro-fiber upgrade available); Pass for free admission to SportFest, the Opening Ceremonies, and all competition venues; 2017 Nebraska Sports Council Yearbook (available at packet pickup); Sponsor gifts and coupons.

PAPER ENTRY FORMS: Paper entry forms will be accepted with a $5 processing fee. Registering online saves time, money and trees.




Further Information

Sport Specific Questions: Contact Powerlifting CO-Director Howard Huffman at 402-464-6823 or badsquat@gmail.com or Co-Director Katey Dodge at kdodge423@hotmail.com or 402-310-8145.  Nebraska AAU information at www.aau-ne.com.

Online Registration/Website Questions: Contact the Cornhusker State Games office at 402-471-2544 or info@nebraskasportscouncil.com.

 




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