2017 USA Powerlifting Maryland State Championships (MD-2017-05)
Dundalk Community College Field House – 7200 Sollers Point Rd, Baltimore, MD 21222
Meet Director-Michael Sichelman firstname.lastname@example.org or (240)216-2099
Saturday, May 13, 2017
7:00 AM – Athlete check-in for morning session
7:15-8:45 AM – Morning session weigh in
8:45-9:00 AM – Rules Briefing
9:00 AM –Morning session lifting starts
11:45 AM – Athlete check-in for afternoon session
12:00 PM -1:30 PM – Afternoon session weigh in
1:45 PM -2:00 PM – Rules Briefing
2:00 PM – Afternoon session lifting starts
All Times are tentative & subject to change
Open to all lifters residing in Maryland or Washington, DC, age 14 and above. 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.
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:
There will be a Raw divison and a single-ply Equipped division. All supportive equipment MUST be listed on the IPF approved list. The list can be found here:
10% of the lifters at this meet will be drug tested for prohibited substances. For the WADA Prohibited Substance list: Click here
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. NOTE: Open Division will be the default division. Entry into Teen, Junior or Masters divisions is available at additional cost.
Best Lifter Award for overall best Male & Female lifter
Meet will be a Two-Platform meet with a maximum of 120 competitors.
Registration will close when the roster reaches 120 athletes.
ENTRY FEE: $95, including meet T-shirt & default entry into the Open Division
Additional divisions (Teen, Jr or Masters) $25
Spectator fee: $5 per person at the door (children under 13 admitted free.)
To be considered for the waiting list, please contact the meet director by e-mail with “2017 Maryland States” in the subject line, along with your full name, gender, and weight class in the body of the email.