COMPETITION OPPORTUNITY ANNOUNCEMENT
The Colombian Weightlifting Federation invited USA Weightlifting to participate in the 2021 Colombia Open for the World and Pan American Cup SUB15 and SUB17, which will be held ONLINE February 22-28, 2021.
Men: 49kg, 55kg, 61kg, 67kg, 73kg, 81kg, 89kg, 96kg, 102kg, +102kg
Women: 40kg, 45kg, 49kg, 55kg, 59kg, 64kg, 71kg, 76kg, 81kg, +81kg
Due to the short timeframe of this opportunity, athletes wishing to compete must express interest by 5PM Mountain time on Friday, January 29, at the expression of interest form below. Interested athletes must have competed at the Online 2020 American Open Finals, Youth National Championships, National Championships.
Note: this competition is for athletes born January 1, 2004 through December 31, 2008.
Please note athletes must meet all requirements expressed in the USA Weightlifting Selection Procedures, with particular attention paid to the USADA Lift Clean RTP requirement and minimum performance requirements needed to represent the USA on the international stage.
Full selection procedure available at:
Those athletes in each contested weight category with the highest NRS score will be given the opportunity to attend.
Eligible events include:
Online 2020 American Open Final
Online 2020 Youth National Championships
Online 2020 National Championships
Expression of Interest must be made by Friday, January 29 at 5PM Mountain.
Expression of interest form: https://forms.gle/dqqLnSU4zXEsuSiJ8
If you have any questions about the competition, please reach out to Lorene at firstname.lastname@example.org.