The Midwest Border Wars

Meet Name: The Midwest Border Wars
Federation: USPA
Date: March 25 2017
End Date: March 26 2017
Type Of Meet: PL,PP,BP,DL
Location: 'Champs Academy' 900 E State St.
City: Huntington
State/Province: IN
Zip Code: 46750
Country: United States
Director/Promoter: Cody Robbins
Phone: 317-431-1093
Entry Form Link: Online Form
Additional Comments:

The Midwest Border Wars

Meet will be capped at 120 lifters.

Saturday, March 25, 2017 - Start Time 9 AM

Meet will be held at:
Champs Academy
900 E State St
Huntington, IN 46750

United States Powerlifting Association (USPA)
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2017 USPA National Benchpress/Deadlift qualifier with a Class 1 bench or deadlift
June 10-11, 2017 in Pittsburgh, PA

2017 USPA National Powerlifting Championship qualifier with Class 1 total
USPA Nationals Powerlifting Championships will be held July 2017 in Las Vegas!

2017 Drug Tested National Powerlifting Championship Qualifier with a Class 2 total
Drug tested Nationals will be held July 2017 in Atlanta, Georgia

2017 IPL World Benchpress-Deadlift Qualifier with Master level bench or deadlift
IPL Bench-Deadlift Worlds will be held Sept 2017 TBD

2017 IPL World Qualifier with Master total
IPL Full Power Worlds will be held in Las Vegas Nov 2017

Men's and Women's Classification Standards are available on the USPA website under Member Resources.
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Eligibility: Any male or female 13 years or older. Lifters must be current USPA members. Good for one year from date of purchase. Must purchase online before contest.

Open, Junior 13-15-, 16-17, 18-19, 20-23, Submaster 35-39, Master 40-44, 45-49, etc.
Men: 114, 123, 132, 148, 165, 181, 198, 220, 242, 275, 308, 308+
Women: 97, 105, 114, 123, 132, 148, 165, 181, 198, 198+
One-piece singlet must be worn, as a minimum for all lifters. Underwear must be "V" type legless aka "tighty whities", or jockstrap. No compression shorts or spandex allowed.

Raw division: requires a one piece singlet, and allows 4 inch wide buckle or lever belt (No velcro belts or padding on the inside of the belt), wristwraps can be up to 1 meter, and single layer kneesleeves. Over the calf long socks required for the deadlift for all lifters.

Classic Division: is raw except it allows up to 2.5 meter kneewraps for the squat.

Single Ply rules: Single-Ply squat, bench, and deadlift suits only! No velcro straps on the squat/deadlift suit. Velcro is allowed on the bench shirt, but must close the back completely- no open back shirts. No velcro straps allowed on squat or deadlift suit. No support briefs allowed in single ply.

Multi Ply rules: Multi-Ply division allows multi-ply squat, bench shirts and deadlift suits along with open back shirts and Velcro straps for the DL suit.

See USPA rulebook at for complete rules.
Early weigh-in & Equipment Check: Friday from 9am-11am and 5pm-7pm
Saturday weigh-in by appointment only. Contact Meet Director.
Rules Briefing/Warmup: Saturday, 8 AM
Lifting Begins: Saturday, 9 AM

Open:1st - 3rd place in each weight class
Junior 13-15, 16-17, 18-19, 20-23: 1st - 3rd place in each weight class and age group
Submaster 35-39: 1st - 3rd place in each weight class
Master 40-44, 45-49, etc.: 1st - 3rd place in each weight class and age group.
Best Lifter: Any division with 3 of more lifters.

This is an annual tri-state meet between Kentucky, Ohio, and Indiana. There will be special awards for the best lifters.(All Lifters Welcome)
$90 per lifter ($75 for students with school ID), add $30 if entering additional division (Full Power and Bench only = 2 awards or Open & Masters = 2 awards).

T-shirts will be available for purchase at the meet.
Payment of entry fees will be done via PayPal. You will be redirected to PayPal to submit your entry after completing your registration details. Entries will not be considered final until your payment has been received.
March 11, 2017. There will be a $20.00 late fee after this date. No entries will be accepted after March 15, 2017.
Call Cody Robbins at 317-431-1093, or send an email Click Here to send email.
You may view USPA rules and view the State or American records on the USPA website. Click here to go to the USPA site

Abbreviations Key:
PL = Powerlifting | BP = Bench Press | DL = Deadlift
SQ = Squat | PP = Push-Pull | CU = Curl | OT = Other