Event Information

Weightlifting Olympic

Dates

  • Olympic Event:
  • Saturday, July 20, 2019

Schedule

NO Onsite Registration
7am - 8am: Weigh-ins (Onsite)
9am: Competition Begins

*There will be a short break between the Snatch and the Clean & Jerk.


Other Info

 2019 Entry Form

 2019 Sport Information


Location

Alternative Athletics/Cross Fit
808 4th Ave. N.
(South of Pacific Recycling)
Billings, MT 59101


State Games of America

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Entry Fees

Entry Fee: $30/participant
Late Registration:
(After July 1)
$35/participant
 Online Entry Deadline: July 17
 T-Shirt Deadline: July 1

NO onsite registration.

    additional $4 processing fee for each online and paper transaction

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Alternative Athletics/Cross Fit
808 4th Ave. N.
Billings, MT 59101

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Special Information

Format

Men will be lifting with a 20 kg bar. Women will be lifting with a 15 kg bar. Kilo plates will be used during competition, but the warm up area will be in lbs. Conversions from kg to lbs for every 5 kg will be posted in the warm up area. The competition consists of two lifts which must be executed in the following sequence:

  • The Snatch.
  • The Clean and Jerk.

Both lifts must be executed with two hands. A maximum of three (3) attempts is allowed in each lift.

Rules & Regulations
    **This is a USAW sanctioned meet and requires membership to USAW in order to participate.**

This is a clean meet. A full set of rules are available on the U.S.A. Weightlifting website. Single piece costumes (Singlets) are required. Weightlifting shoes are not required, but no barefoot lifters.

Age Categories

The competition is organized for men and women. The athletes compete in the categories specified in the rules, according to their bodyweight. There are four age categories (listed below). All age groups are calculated in the athlete’s year of birth. Bring proof of age.

  • YOUTH: Up to and including seventeen (17) years of age.
  • JUNIOR: Up to and including twenty (20) years of age.
  • SENIOR: 21 - 34.
  • MASTER: 35 and older.
Other Details
  • Enter weight and weight class on entry form.
  • Divisions may be combined based on number of athletes.
  • Medals will be awarded for combined totals only.
  • For individuals who sign up after July 16, Opening Ceremonies ticket will be at the Information/Will call booth at Daylis Stadium the night of Opening Ceremonies.