CrossFit Widnes 2015

Novice Weightlifting Competition

 

 

Date: Saturday 27th June 2015

 

Time: 12:00pm Onwards

 

Venue: CrossFit Widnes

 

Price: FREE for Members

 

Our very first in House Weight Lifting Competition will take place on Saturday 27th June 2015.

This is aimed at complete Novice lifters. Ideally you will have NEVER competed before, but if you have that isnt

a problem.

 

We will be running the competition and Judging it using the proper BWL (British Weight Lifting) rules. Although it wont be an official sanctioned event.

 

This is a chance to show your family and friends your best lift of the day!

 

 

Movement Standards:

 

SNATCH

You MUST be able to perform a SAFE Snatch movement. Style is not as important.

The Barbell will start on the floor, and snatched in one movement to overhead.

This can be either a Power Snatch, Full Squat Snatch, or even Muscle Snatch.

The Barbell must be controlled at all times, and the Athlete will stand with the bar overhead

with both Knees and Elbows locked, and hips fully opened.

 

 

CLEAN and JERK

You MUST be able to perform a SAFE Clean and Jerk Movement. Style is not important.

The Barbell will start from the floor and then cleaned to a front rack position.

This can be Squat Clean or a Power clean. From this position the bar must then be either Split jerk

or Push Jerked overhead.

The Barbell must be controlled at all times, and the Athlete will stand with the bar overhead

with both Knees and Elbows locked, and hips fully opened.

 

CATEGORIES

There will be just 2 categories on the day. Ladies, and Men. Your points will be calculated using

a special weightlifting formula that allows Athletes to compete against each other in different

weight classes.

 

PRIZES

There will be prizes for:

1st, 2nd, and 3rd place for Ladies

1st, 2nd, and 3rd place for mens

 

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