2019 USA Powerlifting Annapolis Novice Open (MD-2019-06)

2019 USA Powerlifting Annapolis Novice Open (MD-2019-06)

 In partnership with True Core Crossfit

1981 Moreland Pkwy Building 4B Bay 3,

Annapolis, MD 21401

Meet Director-Michael Sichelman usaplmd@comcast.net or (240)216-2099


 Registration will close on May 10, 2019, OR when 70 entries are received, whichever comes first.


Saturday, June 15, 2019


Morning Session:


7:00 AM – Athlete check-in for morning session

7:00 – 8:30 AM – Morning session weigh in

8:30-8:45 AM – Rules Briefing

9:000 AM –Morning session lifting starts


Afternoon Session:

12 Noon – Athlete check-in for afternoon session

12:00 – 1:30 PM – Afternoon session weigh in

1:30 PM – 2:00 PM – Rules Briefing

2:00 PM – Afternoon session lifting starts


All Times are tentative & subject to change



Open to any athlete age 14 and above that has not previously competed in a sanctioned powerlifting competition.  All athletes must have an active membership with USA Powerlifting. Memberships will not be sold the day of the meet. Membership cards can be purchased at


Proof of membership will be required during check-in. Please have a copy of your membership card (or e-mail proof of purchase) and a valid ID when you arrive. 




Personal Attire:

A one piece lifting suit (singlet) is mandatory for all athletes!  ALL equipment must conform to USA Powerlifting standards. Please see the USA Powerlifting Rule Book for information regarding personal attire: 



All lifters will be required to compete as raw lifters. This is a developmental meet, and there will not be an equipped division


Drug testing will be conducted, please verify that all your medications and supplements are not prohibited and obtain a Therapeutic Use Exemption if necessary. Please see the USAPL Anti-Doping page for more information.10% of the lifters at this meet will be drug tested for prohibited substances. For the WADA Prohibited Substance list: Click here


Weight Classes:

Women: 47 kg, 52 kg, 57 kg, 63 kg, 72 kg, 84 kg, 84 kg+

Men: 59 kg, 66 kg, 74 kg, 83 kg, 93 kg, 105 kg, 120 kg, 120 kg+



1st – 3rd in each weight class for each division. Open division is the default division. Age category records can be set, but there will be no age group divisions. 


Meet will be a One-Platform meet with a maximum of 70 competitors. An afternoon session has been added due to demand.

Registration will close when the roster reaches 70 athletes. There will be no waiting list. No refunds will be given. 


ENTRY FEE: $75.00


FOR MORE INFORMATION: Check the Facebook Event page or website for updates or email the meet director at usaplmd@comcast.net 


Spectator fee: $10, payable at the door the day of competition.



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