2016 Chikara Invitational

SANCTION NUMBER
33-16-10

DATE
Saturday, August 20, 2016

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

LIFTING SCHEDULE
The final schedule will be posted on Wednesday, August 10, 2016.

AWARDS
Medals will be given to the top three female and top three male lifters based on highest Sinclair total.  The Best Overall Lifter (Female and Male) scoring the highest Sinclair will be awarded an Uesaka Barbell.  Awards will be presented at the conclusion of the competition.

ENTRY FEE(Includes T-Shirt)
$75.00  **Youth and Junior lifters enter promotional code "YouthJunior" at checkout for $25 off.  Free entry for spectators
*See refund policy below.

REGISTRATION CLOSURE
Saturday, August 6, 2016

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 2016 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
Medals will be given to the top three female and top three male lifters based on highest Sinclair total.  The Best Overall Lifter (Female and Male) scoring the highest Sinclair will be awarded an Uesaka Barbell.  Awards will be presented at the conclusion of the competition.

ENTRY FEE REFUND POLICY
Cancellation Within First 72 Hours of Registration. Upon written notice of cancellation, you may cancel your competition registration within 72 hours of your registration. If we receive your written notice within 72 hours of your registration, we will refund your entry fee. There will be no refund of competition entry fees for cancellation requests made after 72 hours from registration.