USA Powerlifting (NE-2021-08)
Nebraska State Fair



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Contact Powerlifting Director Katey Dodge at

General Information

DATE: Sunday, September 5, 2021

SITE: Sam’s Club Stomping Grounds (NE StateFair), Grand Island – View Map


Session 1- Push-Pull Challenge
Weigh Ins Begin: 8 AM
Lifting Begins: 10 AM

Session 2 – Bench Press Competition
Weigh Ins Begin: 1 PM
Lifting Begins: 3 PM

Session 3 – Deadlift Only Competition
Weigh Ins Begin: 4 PM
Lifting Begins: 6 PM

Weigh ins will begin 2 hours before each session- if competing in multiple sessions, lifters will need to weigh in again for each session. 

SANCTION: This event is sanctioned through USA Powerlifting. All lifters must be current USA Powerlifting members. Lifters must register prior to the meet with USA Powerlifting for a fee of $65 (Open, Masters, Juniors); $40 (Teens); $25 (Youth); $20 (Special Olympian). Memberships can be purchased at

DRUG TESTING WILL BE CONDUCTED. A minimum of 10% of participants will be drug tested. Youth and Special Olympians are exempt from drug testing. The release of liability is completed when purchasing your USA Powerlifting Membership. You can search the status of any current medications/supplements at Select “Weightlifting” for the sport.

RULES: Meet will be conducted using kilogram weights. Rules will be those of USA Powerlifting. All competitors need to wear a one-piece lifting suit (singlet). For additional information, visit All t-shirts must comply with USA Powerlifting logo rules.

Scoring will be done by IPF Good Lift points- there are not separate awards for raw/equipped.

Prizes (including cash) will be given for the best male and best female lifter of each session.


Event Name

Bench Only
Deadlift Only

Registration Fees & Deadlines

$100 per event. No discounts for competing in multiple events.

Further Information

Sport Specific Questions: Contact Powerlifting Director Katey Dodge at

Online Registration/Website Questions: Contact the Cornhusker State Games office at 402-471-2544 or

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