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2018 Bench Nationals - Official Raw and Equipped IPF World Bench Press Championship Qualifier - NS-2018-03


By Steve Mann - Posted on 01 April 2018

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Open to all USA Powerlifting Lifters. You must have lifted in any USAPL event since Jan. 1st, 2017. Entry deadline August 15th, 2018

Promoter: Steve Mann (570) 483-8097

Hotel 1: Radisson Lackawanna Station Hotel, Address: 700 Lackawanna Ave, Scranton, PA 18503 Phone: (570) 342-8300 - Rate $125 "Pure Powerlifting" (Complimentary shuttle to and from the airport) http://www.radisson.com/powerl


Hotel #2: SpringHill Suites Scranton Wilkes-Barre for 119.00 USD per night
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Location: Ritz Building 222 Wyoming Avenue, Scranton, Pennsylvania 18508

Entry Fee: $ 90 Raw or Equipped, $160 for Raw and Equipped

Youth can only lift at Nationals if they are 13 and will be turning 14 by for the upcoming IPF Bench Worlds. (ie, qualifying for Worlds is the only exception)



All Raw
Saturday, Sept. 15th, 2018

Session 1 - Weigh-In 7 AM - Lifting Begins 9 AM
All Female Raw 47-57 KG
All Male Raw 59 - 74 KG

Session 2 - Weigh-In 11 AM - Lifting Begins 1 PM
All Female Raw 63-72 KG
All Male Raw 83-93 KG

Session 3 Weigh-In 2 PM - Lifting Begins 4 PM
All Male Raw 105-120+ KG
All Female Raw 84 - 84 + KG


All Equipped
Sunday, Sept. 16th, 2018

Session 1 - Weigh-In 7 AM - Lifting Begins 9 AM
All Female Equipped 47-57 KG
All Male Equipped 59 - 74 KG

Session 2 - Weigh-In 10 AM - Lifting Begins 12 PM
All Female Equipped 63 - 72 KG
All Male Equipped 83 - 93 KG

Session 3 Weigh-In 1 PM - Lifting Begins 3 PM
All Male Equipped 105-120+ KG
All Female Equipped 84 - 84 + KG



The schedule is subject to change based on turnout. There will be a separate and independent warm-up areas for male and female.

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General Admission: $20



Upcoming PA Contests



July 7th, 2018 - USA Powerlifting WHG Summer Slam (PA-2018-12) Reading, PA - Entry Closed

Aug. 4-5th, 2018 - USA Powerlifting Mid-Atlantic Regional Chamionships (RG-2018-04) -
On-Line Entry

Sept. 15-16th 2018 - USA Powerlifting Bench Press Nationals - (NS-2018-03) - On-Line Entry

Oct. 7th 2018 - Stars and Strips Push/Pull and Rookie Three Lift - East Stroudsburg, PA (PA-2018-17) - Enter Now

Nov. 10 or 11th - USAPL Event - More coming soon (Sanction pending)

Dec. 2018 - USAPL Event - More coming soon (Sanction pending)

Feb. 2019 - USAPL Pennsylvania Powerlifting Championships (Sanction Pending)







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