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Location and Schedule
Courtyard by Marriott Bradenton Sarasota/Riverfront
100 Riverfront Dr. West
Bradenton, Florida 34205

Saturday, May 30, 2020

Rules of competition: 8:30 a.m.
Competition starts at 9:00 a.m.

This is a drug-tested event.

Event venue, dates, and location are subject to change.

Events
Full Power
Bench Only
Deadlift Only
Push Pull
Raw
Classic Raw
Single Ply

Lifters must be 13 years or older and hold a current USPA membership. Memberships are good for one year from date of purchase. Lifters must purchase membership online before contest.

Divisions
Open, Junior 13-15-, 16-17, 18-19, 20-23, Submaster 35-39, Master 40-44, 45-49, etc.

Weight Classes
Men: 114, 123, 132, 148, 165, 181, 198, 220, 242, 275, 308, 308+
Women: 97, 105, 114, 123, 132, 148, 165, 181, 198, 198+

  • Qualifier for 2019 National Powerlifting, Benchpress, Deadlift Championship with a Master total on June 27-30, 2019, in Columbus, Ohio.
  • Qualifier for 2019 Drug Tested National Powerlifting, Benchpress, Deadlift Championship with Class 2 total on July 11-14, 2019, Las Vegas, Nev.
  • Qualifier for 2019 IPL World Powerlifting, Benchpress, Deadlift Championship with a Master total on October 17-20, 2019, in Leipzig, Germany.
  • Qualifier for 2019 Drug Tested IPL World Powerlifting, Benchpress, Deadlift Championship with a Class 1 total on October 24-27, 2019, in Limerick, Ireland.

**Lifting day is subject to change based on entries.

Entry Fee
$100 per lifter, add $35 if entering additional division (Full Power and Bench only = 2 awards or Open & Masters = 2 awards).

Payment of entry fees will be done via PayPal. You will be redirected to PayPal to submit your entry after completing your registration details. Entries will not be considered final until your payment has been received.

Entry deadline is at 11:59 p.m. on Monday, May 18, 2020.  A $20.00 late fee will be added after this date.  No entries will be accepted after 11:59 p.m. on Wednesday, May 20, 2020.

Outside of 75 days of the meet date, lifters may cancel for any reason and receive a full refund minus a $20.00 processing fee.  Within 75 days of the meet date, lifters will only be refunded if there is a person on the waiting list who takes their spot.  If a lifter takes their spot, they will receive a full refund minus a $20 processing fee.

Awards
Open:  1st through 3rd place in each weight class
Junior 13-15, 16-17, 18-19, 20-23: 1st through 3rd place in each weight class and age group
Submaster 35-39: 1st – 3rd place in each weight class
Master 40-44, 45-49, etc.: 1st through 3rd place finishers in each weight class and age group.
Best Lifter: Best Lifter awards will use the Wilkes formula.

Hotel Information
Hotel information for the Powerlifting event is forthcoming.

Registration
The registration link for the Powerlifting event is forthcoming.

FSF Staff Contact
OJ Hill
(850) 577-7207 or ojhill@playinflorida.com

State Director
Robert Keller
(954) 790-2249 or rhk@verizon.net or rhk@bellatlantic.net

Media Contact
Jason Hendrix
(850) 577-7201 or jhendrix@playinflorida.com