2024 USA Powerlifting Hidden Strength Showdown

Regular Registration:

Opens 04/01

Collegiate Registration: Opens 04/01

Open Roster

Collegiate Roster

Liability Waiver

Meet cap: 70 Lifters (Saturday)

45 Lifters (Sunday) - Collegiate only

CA-2024-26 USAPL Rulebook New Lifter Tips USAPL Membership
 
When: October 26th & 27th, 2024 
Where: Hidden Strength Gym (1442 Arrow Hwy Ste. K, Irwindale, CA 91706)
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This will be 2 days, one-platform meet with three sessions.
Session 3 will be on Sunday's morning and it will be a Collegiate only session (for Collegiate lifters, must be currently enrolled in University/College & must sign up under Collegiate division ONLY).
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General meet info email will be sending out around 2-month out to lifters who signed up.

The USAPL Hidden Strength Spring Showdown is open to all currently registered USAPL members. 

1. USAPL Membership (required): USAPL Cards can be purchased online at www.usapowerlifting.com. 
Please note that if this will be your first meet of 2024, you can wait until November 1st to purchase your USAPL membership but if you already have it, please submit it when registering.

All lifters must have been drug-free for the past thirty-six (36) months.

2. Registration Timeline: 

Early Bird Registration: $130 (Deadline - May 31st)

Regular Registration: $155 (June 1st - September 25th)

Late Registration: $180 (after September 25th if spots are still available)

3. Meet Schedule:

Early equipment check is optional but recommended and will be on Friday 10/25 from 6:30PM - 7:30PM (tentative) at Hidden Strength Gym (for all sessions). You will need to show us your current USAPL membership card (digital is acceptable), along with photo ID (DL, school ID, military ID, passport, birth certification if youth lifter, etc.) & everything you are wearing to compete. We recommend looking over the Lifters Handbook and New Lifter Tips on the USA Powerlifting site.

Meet day:

- Session 1 (Saturday): Regular Check-in with Equipment Check: 7AM. (USAPL ID & Photo ID are required. Show referees everything you're wearing on the platform)

Weigh-in: right after you have your Equipment checked, to no later than 8:30AM (no exception). (openers & rack height are required before you go weigh-in)

Lifting starts at 9:00AM, ends around 1:30PM. Awards to follow.

- Session 2 (Saturday):  Regular Check-in with Equipment Check: 12:30PM. (USAPL ID & Photo ID are required. Show referees everything you're wearing on the platform)

Weigh-in: at 1PM, after you have your Equipment checked, to no later than 2:30PM (no exception). (openers & rack height are required before you go weigh-in)

Lifting starts at 3:00PM, ends around 7:30PM. Awards to follow.

- Session 3 / Collegiate Session (Sunday): Same time schedule as Session 1.

4. Changes after signing up:

Please see www.texasstrengthsystems.com/pages/meets for any meet change request including weight class, division, team name, etc.. Any division(s) add or changes or add won’t be accepted within 2 weeks out from the date of the meet.

For cancellations & refund, please first visit texasstrengthsystems.com/meets for the Cancellation Policies and send us an email with your info for cancellation request.

Any questions please email meets@texasstrengthsystems.com. If you're an Adaptive Athlete, please send us an email with your USAPL Membership card.