Event Information

Weightlifting Olympic


  • Olympic Event:
  • Saturday, July 18, 2020


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

 2020 Entry Form

 2020 Sport Information


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

State Games of America

To view the State Games of America Qualifier Information please click here.

Entry Fees

Entry Fee: $30/participant
Late Registration:
(After July 1)
 Online Entry Deadline: July 10
 Guaranteed 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 Notice****

Participants' t-shirts will be available at event site<

    General Guidelines
  1. Wear a cloth mask when spectating.
  2. Do not compete or spectate if you are sick; stay home and out of public places.
  3. Wash your hands or use hand sanitizer before and after competing and/or spectating at an event.
  4. Maintain 6’ physical distancing while spectating.
  5. Some events by their nature do not allow physical distancing; understand the inherent risks of entering this event.
  6. No spectators (competitors under 18 allowed one parent in attendance).


Special Information


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.