INFORMATION

Registration & General Inquiries:

Phone: 919-678-1651

Sport Specific Inquiries:
Pat Cullen-Carrol | Competition Director

Phone: 951-318-7360

Don Walker | Competition Director

Phone: 619-229-8760

Martin Drake | Competition Director

Phone: 310-953-5030

WEIGHTLIFTING

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DATE
Friday – Sunday July 14-16, 2017

VENUE
Crowne Plaza Hotel, 2270 Hotel Circle North, San Diego, CA 92108
Parking: $4 per day

AGE GROUPS
Male: 21-34 (Seniors), 35+, 40+, 45+, 50+, 55+, 60+, 65+, 70+, 75+, 80+
Female: 21-34 (Seniors), 35+, 40+, 45+, 50+, 55+, 60+, 65+, 70+, 75+, 80+

AGE REQUIREMENT

  • Age is determined by the participant’s age as of December 31, 2017. However, all participants must be 21 years of age by the first day of competition, Friday, July 14, 2017.

WEIGHT CLASSES

MALE
56 kg≤56.00 kg123.3 lbs
62 kg56.01 kg – 62.00 kg123.322 lbs – 136.4 lbs
69 kg62.01 kg – 69.00 kg136.422 lbs – 151.8 lbs
77 kg69.01 kg – 77.00 kg151.822 lbs – 169.4 lbs
85 kg77.01 kg – 85.00 kg169.422 lbs – 187 lbs
94 kg85.01 kg – 94.00 kg187.002 lbs – 206.8 lbs
105 kg94.01 kg – 105.00 kg207.252 lbs – 231.485 lbs
+105.01 kg≥105.01 kg≥231.507 lbs
FEMALE
48 kg≤48.00 kg105.6 lbs
53 kg48.01 kg – 53.00 kg105.622 lbs – 116.6 lbs
58 kg53.01 kg – 58.00 kg116.622 lbs – 127.6 lbs
63 kg58.01 kg – 63.00 kg127.622 lbs – 138.6 lbs
69 kg63.01 kg – 69.00 kg138.622 lbs – 151.8 lbs
75 kg69.01 kg – 75.00 kg151.822 lbs – 165 lbs
90 kg75.01 kg165.369 lbs
+90.01 kg≥75.02 kg ≥165.391 lbs

PARTICIPATION FEES
$60 Games Fee per athlete before June 1
$80 per athlete beginning June 1
$10 Weightlifting Entry Fee

NOTE: A $5 service fee is payable per person at the time of submitting your registration. Further details are available in the Games Entry Terms & Conditions.

ENTRY DEADLINE
June 26, 2017

ELIGIBILITY
Open to all athletes with an AAU or USAW membership card. Athletes with both cards qualify for both as outlined above. Memberships must be purchased in advance of the competition here:

  • AAU STRENGTH SPORTS
    $24 (set Card year September 1- August 31)
    Website: www.aausports.org
  • Athletes with AAU cards qualify for AAU Worlds in Las Vegas, NV.

COMPETITION FORMAT
Two-hand snatch and two-hand clean and jerk.

RULES
USAW rules will govern. One piece lifting suits required.

AWARDS
Individual Awards: USA Masters Games gold, silver, and bronze medals to the top 3 in each event.

SOCIAL ACTIVITIES

  • Opening Ceremonies will be held the evening of Friday, July 14
  • Closing Ceremonies will be Sunday evening, July 16
  • Evening social events for all participating athletes will be held on the other competition days of the Games

PLEASE NOTE THAT ALL INFORMATION IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE