Welcome to USA Weightlifting, the Strongest Team in America!  

As a Member of USA Weightlifting, you enjoy a huge list of benefits, along with joining one of the fastest-growing sports in America. 

Membership Benefits:

  -Access to USA Weightlifting Certified Coaches for strength and conditioning training that helps athletes of any discipline.

-Learn the Olympic Lifts that can help strength and conditioning training for any athlete through our Coaching Education Program.

  -Hold a USA Weightlifting Coaching Certification

-Participate in USA Weightlifting Local & National Meets.

  -Free anti-doping and SafeSport education

-Sponsor discounts and perks.




 All USAW members are subject to drug testing pursuant to all applicable USAW bylaws, rules, and regulations as well as all United States Anti-Doping Agency guidelines.  All members are expected to abide by the Member Code of Conduct.

To become a member of USA Weightlifting online, click here.

Past or current members LOG IN HERE.

Once you're logged in, you can do the following:

  1. Renew your membership
  2. Recertify: Click here for recertification instructions and information on certification requirements.
  3. Print a membership card
  4. Update your account information
  5. Register for a national event
  6. View your competition history
  7. Check your ranking

NOTE: In order to log in, we must have your most current email address on file.

Your email can be added or changed by contacting the National Office.

Criminal Record Screening Program/Background Check - Effective July 5, 2010, all USAW members with the following participation designations, currently described as membership categories, will be required to comply with a comprehensive criminal record screening program upon renewal of membership: Level 1 Weightlifting Coach (Club Coach), Coaching Levels 2-5, Dual-Certified Coach, Non-Certified Coach, Official, Referee, Volunteer and Medical. Screening will be required every two years. For more information click here.