State Record Certificates 2 for 1!

Now until August the 31st, you can purchase 2 state certificates for the price of one. That's $8 plus shipping. This goes for any USAPL Pennsylvania or any other USAPL State Record that can be verified.

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Steve Mann

PurePowerlifting Updates

Entry Deadline Nears:
This is a reminder the entry deadline for USAPL Push and Pull to Kenya event is August 1st! We have limited space for this event, get your application in today!

State Record Certificates:
The PurePowerlifting State Record Certificate Store is back up! For lifter or family member interested in purchasing a custom State Record Certificate, to show off their or a loved ones lifting accomplishment, you can order on-line today.

High School and Collegiate Event News:
Updated Application for the January 31st and February 1st, 2009 Event.

This is going to be a High School and Collegiate event weekend only. The first event is the USA Powerlifting RAW High School / Collegiate Powerlifting Championships, this event is our first annual RAW championship and is expected to be highly contested by High School and Collegiate teams from around the country. The second event held on the same weekend is the USAPL North East US High School / Collegiate Regional Powerlifting Championships. This annual event was highly contested last year, by teams and lifters who lift in gear and who are preparing their team for the USAPL High School / Collegiate "Geared" Powerlifting Championships. There will be no qualifying total required for either of these events. The consolidated application can be found here.

Podcast #60 with World Record Holder Brian Siders

This is the final of 3 segments with IPF World Champion and World Record holder, Brian Siders.

Podcast #60 Windows Media Video
Podcast #60 MP3

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Podcast #59 Live From USAPL Men's Nationals

We did a live recording at the USAPL Men's Nationals. During our interview we were lucky enough to get Wade Hooper on the phone, following a 815 pound squat, weighing only 181 pounds bodyweight.

Other guests include meet director Johnny Graham, Ervin Gainer, Tony Cardella, Eriek Nickson and David Ricks.

Podcast #59 MP3 Format

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The USA Powerlifting Stars and Stripes Championships

November, 22nd, 2008
Clarks Summit, PA

USAPL Stars and Stripes Contest Results

Check out our next Powerlifting event hosted by This is a single lift Bench Press Championship, formerly called the All American Bench Press Championships. This event is located in Clarks Summit and it is a perfect pre-holiday Bench Press event.

Come out an join us!