This is a reminder to competitors and meet directors that all meets (except for High School meets) now need to following the IPF weight classes starting in 2015. Below is a listing of both the kilo amounts and the pound equivalents rounded correctly to the nearest 1/4 lb.
Women – 94.75lbs/43kgs (Teen/Juniors only), 103.5lbs/47kgs, 114.5lbs/52kgs, 125.5lbs/57kgs, 138.75lbs/63kgs, 158.5lbs/72kgs, 185lbs/84kgs, 185lbs+/84+kgs
Men – 116.75lbs/53.00kgs (Teen/Juniors only), 130.00lbs/59.00kgs, 145.50lbs/66.00kgs, 163.00lbs/74.00kgs, 182.75lbs/83.00kgs, 205.00lbs/93.00kgs, 231.25lbs/105.00kgs, 264.50lbs/120.00kgs, 264.50+lbs/120.00+kgs
To keep things simpler lifters should be weighed in kilos for meets.
If you have any questions, please contact WI State Chair Tonya Lambeth.
Here is a great summary of the 2014 website traffic to the wiusapl.org website through the WordPress Jetpack stats program: online summary
Thanks to everyone who visited our site this year!
In going through some materials from former State Chair, Bruce Sullivan, Tonya has found some old meet results and archived state records, we have now added a Results page to the website and an Archived Record page.
Looking to purchase or renew a USAPL Membership for a meet in Nov. or beyond? Please wait until November 1 to renew, your membership will run through 12/31/2014. (Memberships purchased prior to Nov 1 will expire 12/31/13).
No exceptions will be accepted by the USAPL National office.
Wisconsin state records can be found at GOHEAVY.NET
State records are being loaded to an on-line database. So far, the men’s records are 98% loaded and accurate. Each record had to be individually typed which allows room for mistakes. Kindly let the chair know about them for correction.
There is a new process of submitting a new state record, please visit the State Records page for more information on this.