American Open Series 3

Remote Event, United States

Sept. 17 - 20, 2020

2020 American Open Series 3
Competition: September 17-20

Now a Virtual Event! Click here for details.

Qualification period: Saturday Aug 17 2019 – Sunday Aug 30 2020
Registration period: Monday, February 3, 2020 - Thursday, September 3, 2020 (2pm Mountain Time)

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Participants will be required to have the following equipment:

- One 15kg Weightlifting bar and or one 20kg Weightlifting bar. Competing athletes will lift using a barbell in accordance to their gender, age group and with the IWF TCRR.

- At least two pairs of 25kg colored plates.

- One pair of the following colored plates: 20kg, 15kg, 10kg, 5kg, 2.5kg, 2.0kg, 1.5kg, 1.0kg, 0.5kg

- One pair of training or competition collars weighing 2.5kg each. Spring collars will not be accepted.

- A 4 x 4m competition platform or a flat 4 x 4m space marked with tape. A rubber platform with the 4 x 4m area marked around is also acceptable. The background for the lifting space must be completely unbranded.

- At least one calibrated scale, preferably in kilos. A tolerance of 0.5kg will be applied for every bodyweight category (e.g. an athlete registered for the 49kg bodyweight category can compete with a bodyweight of 49.50kg or less). 

- Reliable onsite WiFi that will be used to participate in the remote live competition.

- Adequate space to abide by local COVID-19 guidelines from your local authorities.

A technical official will verify each athlete’s equipment and competition area during weigh in. During the competition, the barbell must be loaded according to the rules and regulations at all times.


Further details available here.