2016 USA Powerlifting Southwest Regionals
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2017 USA Powerlifting
Nevada State
May 27th 2017 
2017 Nevada State Powerlifting Championships
The USA POWERLIFTING Nevada State will take place at Reno High School, in Reno Nevada, on Saturday May 27th, 2017. The divisions will include open, youth, high school, junior, and master's divisions for men & women. Both RAW and Equipped categories available. Events will include bench press, squat and deadlift for full powerlifting, a bench only, or a push/pull. 
Tickets, Registration and sponsorship are now on sale.

USA Powerlifting
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.


This is an open state 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. Memberships to USA Powerlifting can now be purchased on-line here 


Awards will be presented to all 1st - 3rd place finishers, for each weight class and division. Champion of Champions award will be presented to the best overall male and female lifters for the Championship. The overall best lifters will be determined by the Wilks formula.


All spectators may enjoy the competition, a donation to the High School Athletic fund maybe given at the front door.

2017 Tentative Schedule 
Friday - May 26th, 2017
  • 5:00 to 7:00 pm - Early Registration and Equipment Check 
Saturday- May 27th, 2016

7:00 to 8:30 am - Weigh-in/Equipment check for all Women's classes and Men's 53kg through 74kg

    • 8:30 Rules Briefing
    • 9:00 to 1:00 pm - Commencement of lifting for the Women's classes and Men's 53kg through 74kg
    • 1:00 to 1:30 pm - Drug-testing Protocol
11:30 to 12:30 pm - Weigh-in/Equipment check for the men's 83 kg through 120+ weight class
    • 12:30 Rules Briefing
    • 1:00 to 5:00pm - Commencement of lifting for the men's 83 kg through 120+ weight class
    • 5:00 to 5:30 pm - Drug-testing Protocol
    •  5:30 pm Awards Ceremony for all  Lifting