Meets & Events

Steel bending strongman seminar with LBH lifter and documentary star Chris “Wonder” Schoeck

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A unique opportunity to explore the world and skills of old time Coney Island strongmen with LBH lifter Chris “Wonder” Schoeck, who was featured in the award-winning documentary Bending Steel. For more about Chris “Wonder” Schoeck, visit his website.

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Upcoming local meets

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March 16th – NYC Open Professional Athletic Performance Center (map) 645 Stewart Ave. Garden City, NY, 11530 Meet Director Artie Drechsler (e-mail) Click here for entry form. May 18th – Larry Mintz Memorial Professional Athletic Performance Center (map) 645 Stewart …
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Metropolitan Open – October 27, 2012

WEIGH-IN COMPETITION MALE: 56kg, 62kg, 69kg, 77kg & 85kg 8:10AM 10:10 AM FEMALE: ALL WEIGHT CLASSES 10:45 AM 12:45 PM MALE: 94kg, 105kg & +105kg 1:00 PM 3:00 PM Download application here.

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NYC Open – February 4, 2012

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Date: Saturday, February 4, 2012 Location: Professional Athletic Performance Center 645 Stewart Ave. Garden City, N.Y. 11530 Registration Deadline: January 21 Entry Fee: $35 Event Organizer: Artie Drechsler 33-30 150th St. Flushing, NY 11354 [email protected] Eligibility: All athletes currently registered …
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LBH Lifter Javier Garza places 6th at Nationals

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Congrats to our own Javier Garza, who placed 6th in the 105kg weight class after totaling 302kg at the 2011 National Weightlifting Championships in Council Bluffs, IA! Javier weighed in at 100.92 kg. Best snatch: 140kg Best c&j: 162kg Congrats, …
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Results: 2011 Metropolitan Championships

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MEN CLASS NAME YOB TEAM WT SNATCH C&J TOTAL RANK 1 2 3 1 2 3 62 kg Adam Rashid 1976 LBH 61.28 57 62 62 72 77 82 139 1 Eric Goldlust 1983 IHT 61.00 40 45 45 55 …
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Metropolitan Weightlifting Championships, 10/22/11

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UPDATE: Results available here. Date: Saturday, October 22 Location: Lost Battalion Hall 93-29 Queens Boulevard Rego Park (Queens), NY 11374-1138 map & directions Registration Deadline: Friday, October 14 Entry Fee: $40 by registration deadline $50 late entry Event Organizer: Joe …
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Trinity College Open, 11/20/2011.

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Download registration form here. More information at www.connecticutweightlifting.com. Date: Sunday, November 20, 2011 Location: Trinity College, Ferris Athletic Center 300 Summit Street, Hartford CT 06106 map Entry Deadline: November 7, 2011 Entry must be postmarked by Monday November 7, or …
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The Beast of the East, 10/8-10/9 2011

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Deadline for registration: September 30 When: October 8 & 9, 2011 Where: Durham Fairgrounds, Durham CT Who: 200 Individual Athletes (Divisions for Men and Women), and 40 teams of 4 athletes each (2 men and 2 women). What:6 workouts will …
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2011 Rudy Sablo Memorial Open

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Men’s and Woman’s Weightlifting Competition Sanctioned and conducted by the Metropolitan Local Weightlifting Committee of the U.S.A. Weightlifting Federation Date: September 25 , 2011. Sun. Place: 645 Stewart Ave Garden City, N.Y. 11530 Sanction #: (06-11-05) Category Weigh in Competition …
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