2013 Massachusetts Open Powerlifting Championships-Time Table Updated

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Championship Information:

Sanctioned By: USA Powerlifting (USAPL) Meet Directors: Michael Zawilinski, Liane Blyn

Sanction Number: MA-2013-01

Date, Time, Place: Sunday, June 2, 2013 starting at 9:00 a.m. at Athletic Based Training, 16 Everett St., Holliston, MA 01746

Eligibility: Must be a registered USAPL Member (memberships sold at weigh-ins. No qualifying totals required.)

Uniforms: One piece lifting suits are mandatory for all contestants! As well as non supportive briefs without legs for competition
and weigh-ins. ALL equipment must conform to USAPL standards, supportive suits, shirts and wraps must manufactured by
Inzer, Titan or Metal all others are not allowed. For further clarification please visit
www.usapowerlifting.com/committees/technical or contact the meet directors.

Weight Classes:
Men: 114, 123, 132, 148, 165, 181, 198, 220, 242, 275, 275+
Women: 97, 105, 114, 123, 132, 148, 165, 181, 198, 198+

Championship Awards:
The following awards will be presented at the competition:
1. Awards will be presented to 1st – 5th place finishers for each open weight class both Raw and Equipped.
2. Awards will be presented to 1st – 5th place finishers for each division, based on wilks both Raw and Equipped.
3. Champion of Champion award to the best overall men/women’s lifters – both Raw and Equipped.
4. Team trophies will be presented for 1st – 5th place [Men/Women and Combined Teams]. Teams must be entered by the

Technical Rules:
This competition is sanctioned by USA Powerlifting and all USAPL/IPF Technical rules will be followed. The Technical rules can
viewed here: www.usapowerlifting.com/committees/technical

Championship Website:
All official announcements and updates will be made on this website. It will be important that you review this site on a regular
basis: www.Mass-Lift.com

Drug Testing: There will be a urinalysis test given and a release form to be signed by each and every contestant competing.
Failure to submit to and/or passing the drug test will result in DISQUALIFICATION.

Admission for spectators and personal coaches: $5.00 at the door.

Official Qualifier for:
2013 Teen/Junior/Men’s Nationals, Killeen, TX
2013 Raw Nationals, Orlando, FL, July 19-21
2013 Bench Press Nationals, Atlanta, GA
2013 Deadlift/Push-Pull Nationals, Ft. Lauderdale, FL
2014 Military/Armed Forces Nationals, Fort Hood, TX
2014 Collegiate Nationals, Orlando, FL
2014 High School Nationals, Killeen, TX
2014 Masters Nationals, Killeen, TX
2014 Women’s Nationals, Baton Rouge, LA
2014 Teen/Junior/Men’s Nationals, Philadelphia, PA
2014 Raw Nationals, Aurora, CO
2014 Bench Press Nationals, San Antonio, TX
2014 Deadlift/Push-Pull Nationals, Ft. Lauderdale, FL


Any updates or changes will be posted HERE
Sunday: June 2, 2013
Session I

7:45 am – lifter Registration
8:00 to 9:30 am – Weigh-in/Equipment check for ALL women’s weight classes.
8:00 to 9:30 am– Weigh-in/Equipment check for  ALL men’s weight classes.
8:30 to 9:00 am – Rules briefing and/lifter warm-up
10:00am to 5:00 pm – Competition Lifting
5:00 to 6:00 pm – Awards presentation / Drug-testing protocol



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