Upcoming Events

This page lists upcoming weightlifting events. Currently, we list all Metropolitan (NY) local events and selected national and international events. We are willing to include all sanctioned USAW weightlifting competitions anywhere in the country, whenever that information is made available to us by the meet directors. This page also occasionally includes information on appearances by the author of The Weightlifting Encyclopedia and other, book related, events.

Weightlifting Competitions

Author Appearances and Other Book Related Events


Upcoming Weightlifting Competitions


2013 Metropolitan Local Weightlfting Committee of the USAW (LWC) Schedule (all events at Professional Athletic Performance Center, 645 Stewart Ave., Garden City, NY, 11530 unless specified otherwise)

March 24th - NYC Open - Meet Director Artie Drechsler lifttech@earthlink.net entry is available online by clicking here.

May 19th - Larry Mintz Memorial - Meet Director Stan Bailey singlee1@aol.com

September 22nd - Rudy Sablo Memorial - Meet Director Chris Smith eleiko2@aol.com

October 26th - Metropolitan LWC Championships - Meet Director Joe Triolo joet111@juno.com

NATIONAL AND INTERNATIONAL EVENTS (further information is available from USA Weightlifting, One Olympic Plaza, Colorado Springs, CO, 80909,  (719) 866-4508, or at their Web-site: www.usaweightlifting.org.) International event information can be found at the IWF web-site: www.iwf.net.

Author Appearances and Other Book Related Events

Metro Area Competitions (see locations, dates and time above). Arthur Drechsler, the author of  The Weightlifting Encyclopedia, and writer/director of the WLE Video, will be coaching and signing books in between competitive sessions.

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Last Revised: December 25, 2011