2015 Chikara Invitational

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USAW SANCTION NUMBER
33-15-06

DATE
Saturday, September 26, 2015

LOCATION
Southern California University of Health Sciences
Human Performance Center – T Building
16200 Amber Valley Drive
Whittier, CA 90604

FINAL LIFTING SCHEDULE
Session 1 - 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM (Weigh-In), 10:00 AM (Lifting)

ENTRY FEE
$55.00.  No late entries will be accepted.  There will be no refunds of entry fees.

REGISTRATION DATES
Saturday, July 4, 2015 - Saturday, September 12, 2015
Registration is now closed, please contact us directly if you have any questions or concerns about your registration.

RULES
Current USA Weightlifting rules will govern.  One piece lifting suits are required.

LIFTS
The two-hands snatch and two-hands clean & jerk.

AGE DIVISIONS
Open to all Youth, Junior, Senior, and Master lifters.

ELIGIBILITY
This competition is open to all currently registered members of USA weightlifting (USAW) that meet the following criteria:

  • Minimum qualification total of 85% of the 2015 USAW Senior National Championships qualifying total for their respective gender and weight class.  Click here to verify USAW national qualification total.  Click here to verify 85% of national qualification total.
  • Qualifying total must have been achieved in a USAW sanctioned competition prior to the registration deadline
  • Athlete must be a member in good standing with USAW at the time of registration and at the competition

ATHLETES WHO ARE NOT CURRENT USAW MEMBERS WILL NOT BE ALLOWED TO ENTER THE COMPETITION.  Walk-in membership applications will not be accepted.  You must present both a valid picture ID and  USAW Membership Card at weigh-in.

AWARDS
A $250 gift certificate from Uesaka Barbell Company will be awarded to the best female and best male lifter of the competition.  The winners will be determined by highest Sinclair total.  Awards will be given at the conclusion of the competition.