Event/ Meet Calendar

USA Powerlifting, Arizona meets are hosted by independent meet directors. Once events are sanctioned through USA Powerlifting, they will be placed on this calendar.

If you have questions regarding a specific meet, please click on the contact link for the meet director listed on the event.

Competing in USA Powerlifting Local and State Meets also qualifies athletes to compete at the Southwest Regional Championships and National meets with the appropriate qualifications.  Find the upcoming meets here.  USA Powerlifting Calendar

Please see below to register or volunteer for any upcoming meet and get the pertinent details for all upcoming meets.

Upcoming  2019 USA Powerlifting Arizona Competitions and Coaching Courses

USA Powerlifting Iron & Ice Push Pull Meet    Registration is closed!    

Crossfit Archangel 17437 N 71st Dr.  Glendale, AZ  85308                                     

Date:  January 12, 2019                                             

Type of Event: Local                                                 

Sanction: AZ-2019-01                                                 

Meet Directors: Rodney Elm & Miryam Elm

Staff/Volunteer

Meet Schedule & Details

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USA Powerlifting Lake Pleasant Classic 2019   

Registration closes January 18th         

Crossfit Archangel – 17437 N 71st Dr.  Glendale, AZ 85308                                   

Date:  February 9, 2019                                         

Type of Event: Local                                         

Sanction: AZ-2019-03                                               

Meet Directors: Rodney Elm  & Miryam Elm

Register Here                                                                                                                Staff Volunteer Here

Meet Schedule & Details

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USA Powerlifting March Mayhem High School Only 2019                                Registration closes February 15th!                   

Crossfit Infinite Strength 8425 N 90th St, Suite #3, Scottsdale, AZ 85258           

Date:  March 9, 2019                                           

Type of Event: High School Only – Full Meet       

Sanction: AZ-2019-04                                       

Meet Directors: Miryam Elm  & Rodney Elm 

Register Here

Volunteer Here

Meet Schedule and Details

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USA Powerlifting AZ State Championship 2019                                                  Crossfit Infinite Strength 8425 N 90th St, Suite #3, Scottsdale, AZ 85258

Date:  April 27 & 28, 2019

Type of Event:  State Meet

Sanction: AZ-2019-02

Meet Directors: Rodney Elm  &  Miryam Elm        

 Register Here

Sign up to Volunteer

Meet Schedule & Details

USA Powerlifting Southwest Regional Championship                                      Arizona Grand Resort & Spa, 8000 S. Arizona Grand Parkway Phoenix, Arizona 85044

Date: August 24-25, 2019

Type of Event: Regional Championships

Sanction (RG-2019-04)

Meet Directors: Rodney & Miryam Elm, Mike Zawilinski     623-326-2933   swregionalsusapl@gmail.com

  • Eligibility:

    There are no qualifying totals required to compete in Regionals this year!

    Open to all members of USA Powerlifting in the following states:

    New Mexico, Colorado, Arizona, Utah, Nevada, Hawaii, and California.

    Memberships can be purchased here:

    http://www.usapowerlifting.com/membership-application/

    All 2019 Regionals will serve as an optional qualifier for 2019 Raw Nationals and 2020 Men’s and Women’s Open Nationals. The TOP 3 Male and Female finisher in ANY division in each region will automatically qualify for the respective National, regardless of total.

    All Regional Championships will be run with National meet standards including gear requirements, National level judges available for American records, technical secretary and a referee jury on the platform. This meet is intended to provide a National level experience for local lifters and prepare lifters for a National Level platform. For further clarification, please visit http://www.usapowerlifting.com/rules-bylaws

    Drug Testing:

    All registered participants are subject to drug testing!

    Admission:

    Admission for spectators and personal coaches: $10.00

    Awards:

    Awards will be given to the top 5 places in each weight and age category. Best lifter awards will be awarded to the combined age categories Teen, Junior, Master, and Open for both raw and equipped where the division has at least 6 lifters registered.

    Registration Deadline:

    Regular Registration through June 30th           $125

    Late Registration July 1st through July 30th    $150

    Championship Hotel:

    Arizona Grand Resort & Spa, 8000 S. Arizona Grand Parkway Phoenix, Arizona 85044

    Deadline for Room reservations – July 17, 2019
    Reservation Method- Call In or Online

    Reservations can also be made online at the following link. Book Online

    On-site reservation number 877-800-4888

    Just use the Group name: USA Powerlifting Southwest Regional Championship

    Tentative Schedule of Events (Subject to Change)

    Friday – Early Check-Ins
    4:30pm-6:30pm

    Saturday
    1st Session (Men 53 kg through 83 kg)
    Weigh-Ins 8:00 am
    Lifting Starts 10:00 am
    Awards & Drug Testing Protocol 2:00 pm

    2nd Session (Women 43 kg through 63 kg)
    Weigh-Ins 1:00 pm
    Lifting Starts 3:00 pm
    Awards & Drug Testing Protocol 7:00 pm

    Sunday
    1st Session (Women 72 kg through 84+ kg)
    Weigh-Ins 8:00 am
    Lifting Starts 10:00 am
    Awards & Drug Testing Protocol 2:00 pm

    2nd Session (Men 93 kg through 120+ kg)
    Weigh-Ins 1:00 pm
    Lifting Starts 3:00 pm
    Awards & Drug Testing Protocol 7:00 pm

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http://www.usapowerlifting.com/calendar/

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2018 PAST COMPETITIONS

USA Powerlifting Lake Pleasant Classic 
Rush Sports Performance – 425 East Pinnacle Peak Dr. Phoenix, AZ 85024
Date: February 24, 2018
Type of Event: Local
Sanction: AZ-2018-01
Meet Directors: Rodney Elm  & Miryam Elm
USA Powerlifting March Mayhem
Crossfit Archangel / WADE Strength Systems –
17437 N 71st Dr. Glendale, AZ 85308
March 10, 2018
Type of Event: Local
Sanction: AZ-2018-04
Meet Director: Rodney Elm   & Miryam Elm
USA Powerlifting Arizona 2018 State Championship
Rush Sports Performance – Phoenix, AZ
Date: April 15, 2018
Type of Event: Local
Sanction: AZ-2018-02
Meet Directors: Laura Reagle  & Rodney Elm
                                                   
USA Powerlifting Prescott Bar Buster                  Captain Crossfit –  420 6th Street Prescott, AZ 86301  Date: June 2, 2018                                            Type of Event: Local – capped at 60 lifters
Sanction: AZ-2018-03
Meet Directors: Rodney Elm   &  Miryam Elm
Route 66 Classic 
Crossfit Vert  2412 N 3rd St, Flagstaff, AZ 86004
Date: July 21, 2018
Type of Event: LOCAL – capped at 30 lifters
Sanction: AZ-2018-07
Location: Flagstaff, AZ
Meet Director: Laura Reagle
USA Powerlifting Southwest Regional Championships
Phoenix Marriott Mesa-                                         
200 North Centennial Way Mesa, AZ 85201
Date: August 11, 2018
Type of Event: Regionals – capped at 120            Sanction: RG-2018-07
Meet Directors: Miryam Elm  & Rodney Elm
USA Powerlifting Apeman Strong Fest 2.0  Apeman Strong Headquarters – Phoenix, AZ
4060 West Fairmount Ave Phoenix, AZ 85019
Date: September 22 & 23rd, 2018
Type of Event: Local
Sanction: AZ-2018-05
Meet Directors: Miryam Elm & Rodney Elm
USA Powerlifting 2018 Fall Classic – 
Spark Crossfit – 5444 East Washington St.  Phoenix, AZ 85034
Date: November 17, 2018
Type of Event: Local
Sanction: AZ-2018-06
Location: PHOENIX, AZ
Meet Director: Laura Reagle
USA Powerlifting Sonoran Desert Showdown
Smith Performance Center – 1684 S. Research Loop Tucson, AZ 85710
Date: December 9, 2018 – NOTE – This is a Sunday
Type of Event: Local
Sanction: AZ-2018-08
Meet Director: Miryam Elm
Co-Director: Rodney Elm

USA Powerlifting Coaching Course                                                                              Type of Event: COACHING                                                                                                Date: December 16, 2018                                                                                    American Raw Fitness 833 North Cooper Road, #102  Gilbert Az 85233 Director: Matt Gary                                                                                                      Instructor: Rich Wenner