Olympic Weightlifting Meet & Compete!

Proceeds to support expenses for the 2017 Collegiate World Games 105K Competitor Drake Thompson!

Held at The Dirty Gym Barbell Club, this will be a very accessible venue for first-time Weightlifting competitors. 


  • 18May17 | Early Registration is now Open!
  • 18May17 | Facebook Event Page is up on The Dirty Gym.

Cost (Registration is Below):

  • USAW Membership (Mandatory) | $69
  • Athlete Registration (Single Division) | $45
  • Spectators | Free! ... But Donations will be accepted to support Drake Thompson at the 2017 Collegiate World Games.

Meet Schedule:

  • Sat, 24JUN | 0800 | Session #1 Weigh-Ins Begin
  • Sat, 24JUN | 1000 | Session #1 Lifting Starts
  • Sat, 24JUN | 1000 | Session #2 Weigh-Ins Begin
  • Sat, 24JUN | 1200 | Session #2 Lifting Starts


Any lifter, Male or Female, 13 Years of age or older, with an active USAW Membership. 

Ensure you have a copy of your USAW Membership Info during weigh-ins. You can check on the status of a current USAW Membership Here.

Drake Thompson

Click to Support 2017 Collegiate World Games Competitor in Taipei!

Age Divisions:

Youth | Junior | Open | Masters

Mens (Open) Weightclasses:

56K | 62K | 69K | 77K | 85K | 94K | 105K | 105K+

Womens (Open) Weightclasses:

48K | 53K | 58K | 63K | 69K | 75K | 90K | 90K+

Federation Rules and Standards:

This is a USAW sanctioned and Judged meet. You will find an overview of the latest Rules and Standards in the latest Technical Rulebook Here.

You can find instructional videos by USAW for competition Here.

All Gear a must meet USAW rules and specs and all lifters must wear Singlets.

Meet Awards:

  • Best Meet Lifters (by Sinclair)
  • Top Lifters (by Sinclair for Youth, Junior, Open, and Masters)

Meet Director:

Casey Strope | Phone: 740-219-3468 | Email: DirtyGymTraining@Gmail.com.


1. Become a USAW Member.

All competitors must be Registered USAW Members. You can also check on the status of your membership by going Here.

2. Register and Pay for the Meet.

Click the link to the left to fill-out your Registration form, and complete Checkout -- Then you're good to go!

Other Info:

Directions to Meet:

You can use the Google Map below to find us for weigh-ins and the day of the meet.


Photos and Video:

All Meets at The Dirty Gym are filmed using Professional grade HD cameras and sound equipment.  Lifting Videos and Photos are provided free of charge on our Google+ page or on our YouTube channel.


Vendor and Booth space will be available on premises and will fill up quickly. Contact Dirty Gym HQ for more information.




If you are interested in sponsoring this event or future events at The Dirty Gym, Contact Dirty Gym HQ for more information.