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 lifttech@​earthlink.​net Eli­gi­bil­ity: All ath­letes cur­rently reg­is­tered with the USAW. …
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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 Tri­olo Sanc­tion 06–05–06 …
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Trin­ity Col­lege Open, 11/​20/​2011.

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Down­load reg­is­tra­tion form here. More infor­ma­tion at www​.con​necti​cutweightlift​ing​.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 late …
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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 test all domains …
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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 Women (all classes) …
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