Qualifying Totals for 2017 American Open Finals

By Kevin Farley | Feb. 06, 2017, 5:16 p.m. (ET)

The USA Weightlifting Board of Directors has approved the qualifying totals for the 2017 Nike American Open Finals presented by Rogue Fitness which will run December 7-10 at the Anaheim Convention Center in Anaheim, California.

The event follows the 2017 IWF World Weightlifting Championships, also held at the Anaheim Convention Center.

The inaugural American Open Finals is the culmination of a year-long series of qualifying events, the American Open Series.

MORE: American Open Series: A Guide

Athletes can qualify for the American Open Finals by either meeting the qualifying totals below or qualifying through the American Open Series. The top 3 overall in each weight category at each American Open Series event will qualify for the American Open Finals. The top 3 youth by Sinclair at the American Open Series events will qualify for the American Open Finals. The top 3 Masters by Sinclair-Malone-Meltzer at American Open Series events will qualify for the American Open Finals. 

Registration is now open for the American Open Finals, along with all other national meets in 2017. Click here for the 2017 American Open Finals event page with links to register and book a hotel room at the Hilton Anaheim. 


2017 American Open Finals Qualifying Totals
Qualification Dates: December 1, 2016 - October 29, 2017
Registration Deadline: November 9, 2017, 2PM Mountain

Men

Weight
Category 
Total
Weight
56kg 174kg
62kg 204kg
69kg 235kg
77kg 262kg
85kg 280kg
94kg 285kg
105kg 295kg
+105kg 300kg


Women

Weight
Category 
Total
Weight
48kg 128kg
53kg 145kg
58kg 158kg
63kg 170kg
69kg 177kg
75kg 180kg
90kg 182kg
+90kg 184kg

Qualifying totals for all 2017 events can be found here.