USA Weightlifting National University Qualifier (NUQ) 

Host Request for Proposal (RFP)


University teams and clubs interested in hosting an NUQ in the fall of 2021 and spring of 2022 must meet the following requirements. 


Note: ALL WSO CHAMPIONSHIPS WILL BE CONSIDERED AN NUQ BY DEFAULT. NO REQUESTS WILL NEED TO BE MADE FOR CONSIDERATION OF AN WSO STATE CHAMPIONSHIP TO BE AN NUQ. 


NUQ’s must be hosted by an existing university team or student. 


NUQ’s do not have to be held on campus but on campus events are preferred to help increase exposure

 

 

SUBMIT YOUR APPLICATION HERE


  1.  Provide a brief statement (1 page max) on why your club should be selected to host an NUQ. Information included can relate to past events hosted, equipment your club can provide, or any other reasons you feel your club should be selected.    

  2. Provide estimated entry fee. *Entry fee for university students must not exceed $65. If the event is open then the registration fee must be adjusted for university students e.x. regular entry fee $80 adjusted rate for university students $65. 

  3. Provide estimated event costs i.e. rentals, facility, etc. 

  4. Must be hosted by a current USA Weightlifting University club or varsity team i.e. affiliated with a university  

  5. Event may be open to non university students. 

  6. Hosting club must have the ability and capacity to host a minimum of 25 lifters.  

  7. IWF certified equipment on the competition platform per USAW Weightlifting guidelines. 

  8. Must use a digital scoring system.