2011 Collegiates Bid Won!

I am proud to announce, PurePowerlifting will be the host of the 2011 USA Powerlifting Collegiate National Powerlifting Championships. This will happen in late March or early April in the state of Pennsylvania.

It's been over 15 years since this event has been hosted in the North East and we are looking forward to this 3 day, 2 platform event!

Steve Mann

2009 USAPL Pennsylvania State Championship Results

Thanks for coming out to the Pennsylvania State Powerlifting Championships this last weekend in Scranton, Pennsylvania. Highlights from the weekend include 13 American Records, ranging from Teenage Records, Masters 70-79 Records and an lastly Open American 683 pound Bench Press Record broken by John Bogart.

Contest Results

Best Lifters (In State ONLY)
Male Tom Favata
Female Cici Smith
RAW Dan Patrisso
Master Dave Ernst
Teen / Junior Mark "Peanut" Turner

Thanks to this staff that helps me through these events, Brown's Gym, GarageInkPowerlifting, MyHouseSportsGear.com, Active Performance Chiro and lastly Abington Heights Powerlifting.

I look forward to seeing you at the next event hosted by PurePowerlifting.com

Upcoming PA Contests

March 16th, 2019 - USAPL Pennsylvania Powerlifting Championships (Sanction PA-2019-03) - Philadelphia, PA - Sold Out!

May 4th, 2019 USA Powerlifting United Ladies of Iron PA & NJ - Enter Now

August 24th, 2019 - USA Powerlifting Mid-Atlatic Regionals - RG-2019-08 - Enter Now

Oct. 13th, 2019 - USA Powerlifting Stars and Stripes Rookie Championships - East Stroudsburg, PA *Sanction Pending*

Nov. 9th, 2019 - Veteran's Championships - Sanction PA-2019-10 - Philadelphia, PA - Enter Now


Jan. 18th, 2020 - USA Powerlifting Winter Open - Reading, Pennsylvania *Sanction Pending*


Jan. 19th, 2020 - USA Powerlifting PA State HS Championships - Reading, PA *Sanction Pending*