2019 USA Powerlifting New Jersey State Championship

MEET INFORMATION

  • USA Powerlifting sanction # NJ-2019-04

  • Date: June 1 - 2, 2019

  • Location: Crossfit Klew, 2301 Cottontail Lane, Somerset, NJ - Please do not call Crossfit Klew for information - email meet director

  • Meet Director: John Dalessio  

  • ABOUT: This is a USA Powerlifting sanctioned meet being organized and run by Powerlifting Events.com. This is two day event with two platforms and a 270 lifter cap. In the event of a sell out the registration page will switch to waitlist mode.

  • This meet is open to all current New Jersey USA Powerlifting members.

  • Membership must be purchased online.

  • This meet is only for New Jersey residents.

  • If you are a Non-US Citizen click here for more information before purchasing membership and registering.

  • There is no qualifying total needed for this meet.

  •  All USA Powerlifting rules will be followed and enforced. The rule book can be found at www.usapowerlifting.com.

  • This is a drug tested meet.

  • American Records can be set

Hotel - There are plenty of hotels in the area. Use a travel website to book. 

Weight Classes

  • Youth Boys 30kg, 35kg, 40kg, 44kg, 48kg

  • Youth Girls 30kg, 35kg, 40kg

  • Men 53kg ( teen and junior only ), 59kg, 66kg, 74kg, 83kg, 93kg, 105kg, 120kg, 120+kg

  • Women 43kg ( teen and junior only ), 47kg, 52kg, 57kg, 63kg, 72kg, 84kg, 84+kg 

Divisions

Youth 1 (8-10), Youth 2 (11-12), Youth 3 (12-13),  Teen 1 (14-15), Teen 2 (16-17), Teen 3 (18-19),  Junior (20-23), Open (14 -+), Master 1 (40-49), Master 2 (50-59), Master 3 (60-69), Master 4 (70-79), Master 5 (80-89)

Awards

  • Open Division: 1st - 3rd all weight classes

  • Youth 1,2.3: 1st -3rd all weight classes

  • Teen 1,2,3: 1st - 3rd all weight classes

  • Junior: 1st - 3rd all weight classes

  • Masters 1,2,3,4,5: 1st - 3rd all weight classes

  • Push/Pull: 1st - 3rd all weight classes

  • Bench Only: 1st - 3rd all weight classes

  • Deadlift Only:1st - 3rd all weight classes 

  • Best light/heavy male and light/heavy female raw lifter by IPF scoring. If there are 10+ equipped lifters there will be best lifter.

             * light weight men up to 83kg - heavy weight men 93kg - 120+kg / light weight women up to 57kg - heavy weight women 63kg - 84+kg

  • Entry Fee: $105 for 1st division and 2nd division $30

  • Once the roster is posted, lifters cannot add or change divisions!

  • Admission: spectator fee $10, children 7 and under free

  • Coaches/handlers: $20 must register online before meet.

  • Entry deadline is May 24, 2019.

  • If you are under 18 you must bring a parent or legal guardian to weigh-ins.

  • Meet Updates/info: Any meet information or updates will be emailed directly to registered lifters as well as posted here, on social media FB USA Powerlifting New Jersey

Team Registration and Information


  • Teams competing must be registered USA Powerlifting teams with a NJ registered address. 

  • Teams can register their clubs here with USA Powerlifting.

  • Lifters must be NJ residents

  • Teams may be combined with men and women.

  • You can't combine raw and equipped lifters.

  • Available team choices - Mens Team, Womens Team or Combined Team

  • Lifters can be registered in any division but must declare on the team roster the division and weight they are registered in.

  • Once lifters are listed on team roster they can not change weight classes.

  • Combined team is allowed 10 lifters spread throughout the weight classes with no more than two in a weight class. Example: Two male 93 kg lifters.

  • Men's Team is allowed 8 lifters spread throughout the weight classes with no more than two in a weight class. Example: Two 93 kg lifters

  • Women's Team is allowed 7 lifters spread throughout the weight classes with no more than two in a weight class. Example: Two 63 kg lifters

  • Each team is allowed two alternate lifters that can be substituted any time before the start of the first session weigh-ins on Saturday.

  • Lifter point scoring will be 1st - 5th place 7,5,3,2,1 points - placings after 5th place will be 1 point

  • Top 5 lifters on each team contribute points toward team scoring points

  • Team awards 1st - 3rd.

  • In the event of a tie, the team with the most 1st places wins. If it still results in a tie it goes to the most 2nd places and so on.


Provisional Schedule

The time schedule will remain the same. Weight classes may change depending on roster breakdown.

June 1

All women and men weight classes up to 74kg

Morning Session

7:00am - 8:30am Weigh-ins for all women up to 84kg

8:30 am - rules briefing

9:00 am - lifting commences

1:30 pm - awards and drug testing protocol 

Afternoon Session

12:00 pm - 1:30 pm Weigh-ins for women 84kg+ and men up to 74kg

1:30 pm rules briefing

2:00 pm - lifting commences

6:30 pm - awards and drug testing protocol

June 2

Men 83kg and up

Morning Session

7:00am - 8:30am Weigh-ins for men 83kg and 93kg

8:30 am - rules briefing

9:00 am - lifting commences

1:30 pm - awards and drug testing protocol 

Afternoon Session

12:00 pm - 1:30 pm Weigh-ins for men 93kg open only, 105kg, 120kg and 120kg+

1:30 pm rules briefing

2:00 pm - lifting commences

6:30 pm - awards and drug testing protocol