The 2018 USA Powerlifting Michigan State Championships

is proudly promoted by BarBellum LLC.

​Registration is scheduled to open September 1st, 2017

​Qualifying Requirements:

1.        Lifters must have a total from a USA Powerlifting meet on or after January 1, 2018 to qualify for the 2018 Michigan State meet.

2.       Your state of residence on your USA Powerlifting Membership must reflect Michigan – meaning, you must be a Michigan resident.

Date:

Saturday, December 1st 2017

Registration will cut off on November 10th, 2017 or when cap has been reached.

NO LATE ENTRIES WILL BE ACCEPTED!

​Venue:

​Morey Courts Recreation Center

5175 E Remus Rd, Mt Pleasant, MI 48858

Registration:

 All participants must pre-register online.

All entries are non-refundable.

All entries are non-transferable

Meet Fees:

Required Meet Fee: $100

Included in meet fee of $100 is entry into one event of the lifter’s choice.

Additional events may be selected at an additional cost of $20 per event.

Events offered include:

Full Power

Bench Only

Divisions:

Included in meet fee of $100 is entry into the open division.

Additional divisions may be selected at an additional cost of $20 per division.

Additional divisions offered include:

Teen (age groups – T1: 14-15, T2: 16-17, T3: 18-19)

Junior (age group: 20-23)

Masters (age group: M1: 40-49; M2: 50-59; M3: 60-69; M4: 70 and over)

Note: Master’s divisions will follow IPF standards for age divisions

YOUTH DIVISION WILL NOT BE OFFERED FOR THIS MEET

Check-in and Weigh-ins:

​Check-in from 7:00 am to 8:30 am

Weigh-Ins from 7:00am to 8:30 am

​Compulsory rules briefing at 8:30 am

​Lifting begins at 9:15 am

​Awards:

​Award ceremony will commence within 40 minutes after completion of all lifting on all platforms.

The following awards will be given:

Best overall male lifter based on Wilks’ points.

Best overall female lifter based on Wilks’ points.

Best overall male master lifter, based on Wilks’ points (if there are 6 of more male master, this will be a trophy, otherwise it will be a medal).

Best overall female master lifter, based on Wilks’ points (if there are 6 of more female master, this will be a trophy, otherwise it will be a medal).

Best overall male teen lifter, based on Wilks’ points (if there are 6 of more male teens, this will be a trophy, otherwise it will be a medal).

Best overall female teen lifter, based on Wilks’ points (if there are 6 of more female teens, this will be a trophy, otherwise it will be a medal).

Warner trophy for best squat.

Casey trophy for best bench press.

Crichton trophy for best deadlift.

Medals will be awarded for first through third place in each division, each weight group in each event.

​Eligibility and rules:

​All participants must be current USAPL members. (Register online: USAPL Membership Application)

All participants must have a valid total from a 2018 USA Powerlifting sanctioned meet.

Minimum 10% of participants will be drug tested by urinalysis.

​Required equipment:

1.       Singlet

2.       T-shirt (100% cotton, no V-neck, no pockets)

3.       knee-high socks for the deadlift

4.       brief-type non-supportive underwear

5.       athletic shoes.

 Optional for raw competition: belt; wrist wraps; and neoprene knee sleeves. See rules and approved list at www.usapowerlifting.com.

​For additional information:

Meet Director:

Alex Crichton

The information on this page is subject to change.