2020 USA Powerlifting Youth Nationals
Date and location coming soon!
Youth Nationals will be moving to end of Summer.
When: August 14, 2020
Immediately following lifting –Awards presentation/Drug-testing
Where: Daytona Beach, FL
Photography: 9for9 Media will be covering the event. You can pre-purchase your photos/videos here: 9for9Media
What: This National event is exclusively for our Youth, age 8-13
Qualifications to compete:
You must have achieved a total in at least one USA Powerlifting sanctioned competition between Jan 1, 2019 and July 14, 2020 to be eligible to compete in this event. This means this event cannot be your first USA Powerlifting event.
USA Powerlifting Membership is required.
Please read the complete USA Powerlifting rules found on www.usapowerlifting.com.
Weight Classes (in kilos):
Girls: Girls: 30, 35, 40, 43, 47, 52, 57, 63, 72, 84, 84+
Boys: 30, 35, 40, 44, 48, 53, 59, 66, 74, 83, 93, 105, 120, 120+
Divisions: Y1 (8-9), Y2 (10-11) Y3 (12-13)
Awards: Awards will be given to the top 5 places in each weight and age category.
Registration Deadline: TBD
Events: Full Powerlifting
Meet Director: TBD
Spectator Admission: $10
*One adult will receive free admission with their lifter. Any adult coaching, handling, or assisting a lifter must be a current USA Powerlifting member, no exceptions. The warm-up room will be monitored.
Meet Custom T-Shirts: A meet t-shirt will be provided for every registered lifter. Additional t-shirts can be pre-ordered during the registration for $15. It’s recommended since there will be limited sizes available the day of.
Drug Testing: You must be drug-free for at least 36 months prior to the date of this meet to be eligible to compete. At least 10% of all lifters will be tested by urinalysis. Banned substances include but are not limited to anabolic steroids and growth hormones. The complete list of banned substances is available on the website of the World Anti-Doping Agency (see www.WADA-ama.org). Youth who turn 14 in the 2020 calendar year are subject to drug testing.