We are excited to bring USA Powerlifting to Springfield, Missouri once again this year! This powerlifting meet reached the max of 60 lifters last year, and eventually had a waitlist up to another 9 lifters. So this meet will fill up, so don’t wait too long to register!

Registration link is below, and any questions you have feel free to reach out to me at sdenovi@gmail.com!

https://form.jotform.com/83225769012153

SANCTION NUMBER: MO-2019-01

MEET LOCATION: GP Athletics, 4268 S Hillcrest Ave #107-106 Springfield, MO 65810

MEET DIRECTOR: Steve DeNovi, 630-803-0802, sdenovi@gmail.com

DESCRIPTION: The 2019 Springfield Showdown is a Raw, Full Powerlifting Meet (all 3 lifts) and Bench Press (single lift) Competition. All Weight Classes and Divisions will be contested. Raw only. No Equipped.

CAPPED AT 60 LIFTERS. ENTRY DEADLINE MARCH 13, 2018

DIVISIONS:

Open 14+
Y1: 8-9
Y2: 10-11
Y3: 12-13
T1: 14-15
T2: 16-17
T3: 18-19
Juniors: 20-23
M1: 40-49
M2: 50-59
M3: 60-69
M4: 70-79
M5: 80+

WEIGHT CLASSES:
Women:
43
47
52
57
63
72
84
84+

Men:
53
59
66
74
83
93
105
120
120+

AWARDS:
Medals will be awarded to the top 1-3 in each weight class and division. Best Lifter Awards to top Wilks Score for both Women and Men.

FEES & REQUIREMENTS:
$75.00 Full Meet, $65.00 Bench Only, + $30.00 each additional division. Entering both Full Meet & Bench Press requires 2 Entry Fees of $75 + $65 each

NO REFUNDS

IMPORTANT: There will be no USAPL Memberships sold or renewed at the meet. You must have a valid 2019 USAPL Membership to compete. Proof of USAPL Membership IS REQUIRED BY PRIOR TO COMPETITION DAY. Follow this link to get your membership. Make sure that you a purchasing a membership that is valid through 2019.

DRUG TESTING:
On your honor as an athlete you have not used any strength inducing drugs as part of your training during the last 36 months prior to the date of this meet to be eligible, nor have you used any prescription diuretics or psycho-motor stimulants during the 7 days prior to this meet.

At least 10% of all lifters will be tested by urinalysis. Banned substances include but are not limited to anabolic steroids, natural and/or synthetic growth hormones. If you are on any medications, please verify if that substance is permissible or not. The complete list of banned substances is available on the website of the World Anti- Doping Agency.

LIFTING ATTIRE:
All equipment must conform to USA Powerlifting rules and fall within the technical specifications of the IPF approved list. You can download that HERE.

EVENT T-SHIRTS PRE-SALE:
Order your meet T-Shirt early and save! $25 pre-sale, $30 day of with a limited quantity

TENTATIVE SCHEDULE:
Friday, April 12, 2018
Early Equipment Check: 6:30-8:00 pm

Saturday, April 13, 2018
Session 1 – Weigh-Ins/Equipment Check: 6:30-8:00 am
Session 1 – Lifting Starts: 8:30 am
Session 2 – Weigh-Ins/Equipment Check 12-1:30 pm
Session 2 – Lifting Starts: 2:00 pm

NOTICE:

ENTRY DEADLINE IS MARCH 13th.
ANY LATE ENTRIES THAT MIGHT BE CONSIDERED WILL REQUIRE AN ADDTIONAL $30.00/FEE