DIVISIONS AND INFO

35th ANNUAL IOWA STATE FAIR DRUG FREE BENCH PRESS DEADLIFT CONTEST

AUGUST 17th , 2019 – at the Iowa State Fair in Des Moines. IA

PLEASE BE AWARE THAT THERE ARE ABSOLUTELY NO REFUNDS ON ENTRY FEES OR ANY TRANSFER OF ENTRIES

NOTE – IF DOING ONLINE ENTRY– – at checkout put the LIFTERS information in where it says BILLING. This will not effect the billing persons information afterwards.

DATE……….Saturday, August 17th , 2019 – LIFTING WILL START AT 8:30A.M. 

WEIGH INS….Saturday , 6:30-7:30 a.m.  Rules Meeting at 8:00a.m.    

EARLY WEIGH INS….

We will hold early weigh ins at 22nd St Barbell gym -3129 NW Prairie Lane Des Moines , IA 50309 – on Friday August 16th at 2 times- first will be from 11a.m.-1p.m. and the second weigh in will be from 4:30p.m.-6:30p.m.
and of course if you can not make one of these time slots you can always get weighed in before the meet from 6:30a.m.-7:30a.m …..please note we will not be doing weigh ins after this since we have to get the meet going- so PLEASE be early, allow time to get to the fair, get parked, and get to the lifting area.

……..of course if you can not make that there is always weigh ins Saturday a.m……there will be a 3lb allowance at both times

LOCATION……Iowa State Fairgrounds 30th and E Grand Ave., Des Moines, IA               Lifting Site will be at the  Susan Knapp Amphitheater – located in the NE  corner of the fair……

ENTRY FEE…..$50 PER DIVISION 

NOTE- – ENTRIES ARE NON REFUNDABLE AND NON TRANSFERRABLE

VISA AND MASTER  CARD ALSO ACCEPTED AT MEET FOR ENTRIES AND T-SHIRTS

– THIS MEET IS ALL DRUG FREE – PLEASE DO NOT ENTER IF YOU ARE NOT DRUG FREE-

Divisions offered;

BENCH DIVISIONS

NATURAL RAW …….Trophies will be awarded to the first 3 lifters in each weight class (114,123,132,148,165,181,198,220,242,275,SHW)

NOVICE RAW …….Trophies will be awarded to the first 3 lifters in each weight class (132,148,165,181,198,220,242,275,SHW)

WOMENS RAW ……..Trophies will be awarded to the first 3 lifters in each weight class (114,123,132,148,165,181,198,220,242,275,SHW)

WOMENS MASTERS RAW  40yrs old and older ……..Trophies will be awarded to the first 3 lifters in each weight class (114,123,132,148,165,181,198,220,242,275,SHW)

MASTERS 1 RAW 40-49 YEARS OLD

MASTERS 2 RAW 50-59 YEARS OLD

MASTER 3 RAW 60-OVER YEARS OLD

Trophies will be awarded to the first 3 lifters in each weight class (132,148,165,181,198,220,242,275,SHW)

TEENAGE RAW (16-19 yrs old)  ………Trophies will be awarded to the first 3 lifters in each weight class (114,123,132,148,165,181,198,220,242,275,SHW)

YOUTH RAW (15 yrs old & under)  ………Trophies will be awarded to the first 3 lifters in each weight class (114,123,132,148,165,181,198,220,242,275,SHW)

BEGINNERS RAW …….Trophies will be awarded to the top 4 finishers in each weight class…….lt wt, middle wt, hvy wt, shw…….Weight classes will depend on weight and number of lifters entered. Entry into this division will be limited to lifter who have never lifted in a competition before, or who have lifted but not placed, and lifters will only be awarded 1.5 times their body weight for placement into this division. Entry can be revoked if recognized by any meet official.

DEADLIFT DIVISIONS

NATURAL……..Trophies will be awarded to the first 3 lifters in each weight class (114,123,132,148,165,181,198,220,242,275,SHW)

TEEN RAW (16-19 YRS OLD)……Trophies will be awarded to the first 3 lifters in each weight class (114,123,132,148,165,181,198,220,242,275,SHW)

YOUTH RAW (15 yrs old & under)  ………Trophies will be awarded to the first 3 lifters in each weight class (114,123,132,148,165,181,198,220,242,275,SHW)

WOMENS ……Trophies will be awarded to the first 3 lifters in each weight class (114,123,132,148,165,181,198,220,242,275,SHW)

WOMENS MASTERS  ……Trophies will be awarded to the first 3 lifters in each weight class (114,123,132,148,165,181,198,220,242,275,SHW)

MASTERS Trophies will be awarded to the first 3 lifters in each weight class (132,148,165,181,198,220,242,275,SHW)

BEST LIFTER AWARDS

very special awards will be given this year to all best lifters, it will be a combination best lifter/first place award –

– Best Lifter awards will be given to the best lifter in each of the following divisions

BENCH –  NATURAL , WOMENS , MASTERS , TEEN

DEADLIFT – NATURAL , MASTERS , WOMENS , TEEN

EARLY ENTRIES –         This year you can enter online or you can tab on PRINTABLE ENTRY FORM , above and  mail your entry to

Jeff Baird 6804 Star View St Des Moines, IA 50320

if your printing your form to mail in for your entry, please circle each division you are entering and make sure to include payment for the total.

MAKE CHECKS PAYABLE TO JEFF BAIRD

LATE FEE- There will be a $30 late fee for any entries received after Aug 5th , 2019

PLEASE BE AWARE WE DO HAVE A LIMIT OF LIFTERS BECAUSE OF OUR TIME RESTRAINTS AT THE FAIR AND THAT WE MAY FILL UP EARLY – THIS WILL BE POSTED ON OUR FACEBOOK PAGE IF THIS HAPPENS AGAIN -AND IT HAS HAPPENED THE LAST 2 YEARS SO PLEASE PLEASE ENTER EARLY TO AVOID NOT BEING ABLE TO COMPETE!

PLEASE NOTE;

Our Facebook page has changed…..

its now IOWA STATE FAIR BENCH CONTEST

This had to be changed due to Facebooks new rule that every account had to be verified as a person or changed to a business account…..please pass the word.

current info and updates will be posted on our Facebook page along with on the website……but it will be much easier to find and quicker to find on the Facebopok page

 

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