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Flight Assignments

This event will have 2 flights and 2 platforms. Flights will be finalized 2 weeks out from the event. Please submit weight class or division changes before then to ensure you are in the same flight with your competitors.

Click below to see the current flights.

Weight Class Changes & Withdrawals

If you need to change your weight class or division before the meet, please do so by sending us an email. To ensure that you are placed in the same flight as your competitors, you must do this by Wednesday, July 15. Changes can be submitted after this, but your flight will not change.

If you would like to transfer to another event or withdraw from the meet, you can also send us an email. If you are uncomfortable with following the social distancing guidelines below, we recommend taking a meet credit for an event in the future when these guidelines are no longer in place. Please keep in mind that absolutely no refunds will be issued so long as this event is not cancelled.

All participants for this event MUST wear a mask at all times. You are responsible for bringing your own mask. Coaches and spectators also must bring and wear their own masks. Your mask must:
  • Fully cover your mouth AND NOSE
  • Fit snugly on your face, showing no gaps
Other mask information:
  • Your mask must not be shared with anyone else
  • Your mask can be secured (with tape) so that it does not slide into your eyes
  • Face Shields are also permitted so long as they cover the entire face
  • Cloth masks and even large headbands can be used if they follow the above guidelines
COVID-19 Precautions for USA Powerlifting Events
The USA Powerlifting National Office has released specific social distancing guidelines that must be followed at all meets until further notice. This includes the requirement for all participants to wear a mask and other health precautions. To read the full release, click below.
Motor City Summer Showdown Venue Location
The Motor City Summer Showdown will be held at 3DFIT Arena in Riverview, MI on August 1. Please find the address below:

3DFIT Arena
12425 Nixon Ave
Riverview, MI. 48193

Click below for directions to the venue.
Tentative Schedule

To make the morning of the event run more smoothly, we are having an optional early check in and rack height session the night before the event. See below for the full schedule. This schedule is tentative and is subject to change.

Friday, July 31
  • 6:00pm-8:00pm
  • Early Check-In
  • Early Rack Heights
  • Equipment Check is Waived at this time

Saturday, August 1
  • 6:30am
  • Doors Open
  • 7:00am SHARP
  • Weigh-Ins
  • 7:00am-8:30am
  • Check-In
  • Rack Heights
  • Equipment Check is Waived at this time
  • 8:30am
  • Rules Meeting
  • 9:00am
  • Lifting Begins
Meet Day Photo Packages

Chloe Amanda Photography will be snapping photos of your most intense moments! For more information about photo packages, reach out to Chloe directly. You must inquire before the event.
Approved Equipment & Technical Rules

This event will follow the USA Powerlifting Technical Rules. As an athlete, it is your responsibility to learn the technical rules of competition and ensure that your equipment is approved. This also includes following anti-doping/drug testing guidelines. Because this is not a national event, it is not required to have IPF Approved equipment. However, your equipment must follow the specifications in the rulebook. Click below for more information on USA Powerlifting Rules and Bylaws.