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Powerlifting America PWRBLD Gym Winter Open

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Date: Feb. 4th, 2023


Location: PWRBLD Gym, 167 Town Center Rd, King of Prussia, PA 19406

Entry: $125 (Includes event shirt) - Limited to 30 lifters

Official Qualifier 2023 Powerlifting America National Events, you must compete at Nationals to be considered for IPF World Team spots. 

 

 All Lifters (One Session)

12:00pm to 1:30pm – Weigh-in (All Lifters)

2:00pm to 5:00pm – Competition Lifting (All Lifters)

5:00pm to 5:30pm – Awards (All Lifters, estimated time)

 

PWRBLD Media Photo Packages

Who is PurePowerlifting

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Quick bits: Who is PurePowerlifting   

Owner: Steve Mann (Age 47)
  • Competitive Edge
    • Competing since 1991
    • Lifted in over 70 events
    • Best Lifts Equipped: Squat 413 KG, Bench 320 KG, Deadlift 327.KG
    • Best Lifts Raw: Squat 307.5, Bench 215 KG, Deadlift 285 KG (Only 3 Raw Competitions Lifted)
    • Finished 7th place in the SHW at the 2022 World Games
    • IPF Master's Worlds Best Lifter 2022
  • Running the Show
    • Meet directing since 1999
    • Largest Event hosted 2015 USA Powerlifting Raw Nationals
      • 1071 Lifters entered
      • Run 3 days, 4 platforms, 16 warm-ups
    • Run 3+ events a year
    • Currently running Powerlifting America events
    • Safesport certified
  • Let's talk about my life
    • Family
      • I am a divorced father of 4 children. We are a balanced family of 2 boys and 2 girls. My younger two children we fostered for several years before we adopted them and made them “official” Mann’s. I have shared custody.  And guess what, the apple didn’t fall too far from the tree, 3 of my 4 children also enjoy the sport of Powerlifting
    • Professional Life:
      • IT EDI Business Analyst for The Azek Company

You might know Steve, but not know.

  1. Steve was diagnosed with keratoconus disease in both eyes since 2004. What does that mean, well, he wears two contacts in each eye, yes 4 contacts!
  2. Steve is currently dating his 6th-grade sweetheart Denise, who is the mother of 3 children, yes you counted that right. That's 7 TEENAGERS between the two of them!

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2023 Powerlifting America High School Nationals

The Powerlifting America High School Nationals will be held on March 31 to April 2, 2023 in Scranton, Pennsylvania, This event will be subject to testing by the United States Ant-doping Agency (USADA).


The U.S. Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) is recognized by the United States Congress, as serves as the official anti-doping organization for all Olympic, Paralympic, Pan American and Parapan American sports in the United States.

This 2023 High School National Championships will be one of the official qualifiers for the 2023 IPF Junior and Sub-Junior World Championships that will be held on August 26th – September 3rd in Cluj-Napoca, Romania.

Go to website HighSchoolnats.com
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Our Media Company Photo Packages
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Location:
March 31 to April 2, 2023
Scranton, Pennsylvania⁣

Capture the best moments of your meet day with photography, videography, or BOTH from the PWRBLD Media team (the highest quality photos & videos)

PHOTOS ONLY: $80
(Minimum 15 photos)
*Rush delivery: $125
**Super Rush delivery: $155

VIDEO ONLY: $80
(Recap video of all 9 attempts)
*Rush delivery: $125
**Super Rush delivery: $155

PHOTO & VIDEO: $135
(Minimum 15 photos & meet recap)
*Rush delivery: $175
**Super Rush: $215

NOW OFFERING: RECAP HYPE VIDEOS (limited to 10 lifters per meet)
(This video will be a 30-60 second hype video recap of the individual lifter)
*Regular delivery: $150

PREMIUM PACKAGE: $300
*Includes individual lifter hype video recap, photos, & videos all delivered in SUPER RUSH (24-48hrs)

REGULAR orders will be sent out within 6-10 business days
*RUSH orders are sent out within 3-5 days
*SUPER RUSH orders are sent out within 24-48 hours

***PRICES HAVE 15% SURCHARGE AFTER MEET IS OVER

****No refunds


Pennsylvania States - April 15th and 16th

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Event Date: April 15th - April 16th
Location: Brown's Gym, Clarks Summit, PA

2023 Pennsylvania State Championships

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Special Things We Have Planned
  • Our Livestream will be a 3 Camera, including eye from the sky (Same clip of that below)
  • 8 IPF Approved warm-up racks for Squat and Bench
  • A dedicated deadlift warm-up room, so lifters can start deadlift warm-up, even if bench warm-up is still going



 
Our April 15-16, 2023, Powerlifting America Pennsylvania State Championships will be held in Clarks Summit, Pennsylvania. It will have 1 IPF level competition platform and will have a great warmup area with 8 IPF level combo platforms with 8 IPF certified kilo sets. Again, one platform with 8 warm-up areas! 

Our livestream will be 3 cameras including a sky camera for overhead shots in bench press. The meet will be run @browns_gym which offers a 24-hour sauna for those needing to cut weight. Our entry will be at $125, and this includes the event shirt, which is on high quality NextLevel materials. Our general admission will be $10. The coaches pass will be $15. This is the path to IPF World Championship level competition

Our state event will be limited to 60 lifters a day, roughly 30 lifters a session. We pride ourselves in events starting and ending on-time. We will NOT have sessions with 4 flights to a session. Our live scoring will be liftingcast, where anyone can watch online the status of the event and flits. Our great looking Powerlifting America medals will be handed out at the end of each lifting session, our best lifter awards are unique light up crystals



Official Powerlifting America National Qualifier

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General Admission / Coaches Passes Sold At Door

Date: April 15th - April 16th, 2023


Deadline: March 15th, 2023

Location: Brown's Gym, 1000 South State Street, Clarks Summit, PA

Entry: $125 (Includes event shirt) - Limited to 120 Lifters

Official Qualifier 2023 Powerlifting America National Events, you must compete at Nationals to be considered for IPF World Team spots.

Scales will be available starting 4 PM at venue, sorry no early weigh-ins. The venue has sauna in both the Men's and Women's locker rooms.

Saturday - April 15th

Session 1: Women up to 69 KG Division

7:00 - 8:30 AM: Weigh in for all Women

9:00 AM: Competition Lifting

Session 1 Awards

Session 2: Female 76 KG - 84+ and Male up to 66 KG

12:00 - 1:30 PM Weigh-Ins for Session 2

2:00 PM - Competition Lifting

Session 2 Awards

Sunday - April 16th

Session 1: Male Lifters 74 KG - 93 KG

7:00 - 8:30 AM: Weigh in Session 1 Lifters Only

9:00 AM: Competition Lifting

Session 1 Awards

Session 2: Male 105 - 120+

12:00 - 1:30 PM Weigh-Ins for Session

2:00 PM - Competition Lifting

Session 2 Awards

Youth lifters are welcomed, please read section below for Youth guidelines.

Open to all lifters! Capped to the first 60 lifters per day!

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PurePowerlifting Hoodie
Last of the original black Pure Power hoodies - we will not be re-ordering.

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PurePowerlifting Polo
Check out this great embroidered polo. Small # of quantities.

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Blend "Soft" NextLevel Heather Gray PurePower Shirt
Gray PurePowerlifting Shirt
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Black "Soft" Blended NextLevel PurePower shirt with flag on arm
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