US Strengthlifting Meet ATL

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US Strengthlifting Meet ATL

May 5, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 2:30 pm EDT


The best run and most enjoyable lifting contest has returned and Atlanta Barbell is pumped to be hosting.

This is a strength meet where the contested lifts will be the squat, press, and deadlift, which differs from a powerlifting meet. There is no bench press. Instead, you will perform the standing press. Deadlifts must to be done conventionally, with the feet inside of the hands. You do not weigh in prior to the meet. Instead, you weigh out after your final deadlift attempt. And best of all, Judges are not involved in the lift whatsoever. No one tells you when to squat, when to press, or when to do anything related to the lift. A full set of rules can be found here:

The meet will held under the sanction of the US Strengthlifting Federation (USSF). Competitors will be ranked and can qualify for nationals.

Previous competitions have been enjoyable and efficient affairs and I am looking forward to this one running just as well. Your meet entry fee includes a lifter slot and the option to purchase a meet shirt. Overall winners of the meet will be calculated via the Wilks formula, will take home honor, pride, and a peice of memorabilia signifying your accomplishment.


May 5, 2018
10:00 am - 2:30 pm EDT
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Alex Kennedy
(404) 618-6802
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Atlanta Barbell
185 Sams St Suite B
Decatur, GA 30030 United States
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(404) 618-6802
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