Teen States – Feb 24th

This is an official qualifier for the 2024 Powerlifting America High School Nationals, which this year is hosted in New Orleans.

2024 Pennsylvania State Teenage Powerlifting Championships Information

Date: Saturday February 24, 2024

Location: Parkland High School
2700 N. Cedar Crest Blvd.
Allentown, PA 18104

Contest Divisions: Equipped and Raw

Age Groups: Youth (11-12) 13-15 16-17 18-19
Weight Classes: Males: 116, 130, 145, 163, 182, 205, 231, 264, and 264+
NEW IPF Females: 94, 103, 114, 125, 138, 152, 167, 185, and 185+ CLASSES

Awards: -1 st -3 rd in each division/weight class/age group

-A Best Lifter (by formula) will be awarded in each division/age group
-The “Jeff Moyer Champion’s Award” will be presented by the meet staff to a lifter that not only
performs at a championship level, but also displays great sportsmanship throughout the meet

Team Awards: -Equipped and Raw “Big School” (6A) 1 st -3 rd team
-Equipped and Raw “Medium School” (5A, 4A) 1 st -3 rd team
-Equipped and Raw “Small School” (3A, 2A, A) 1 st -3 rd team
Team awards subject to change based on team entrants

Eligibility: -All competitors must fall into one of the 3 age categories on the day of the competition
-Youth exhibition lifters (11-12) will be allowed, but not part of team scoring. Placing TBD based
on participation.

Rules: -The lifting will be performed and judged according to IPF Powerlifting rules. Please see

(IPF Powerlifting rulebook).

Equipment: -ALL lifters MUST wear a one-piece lifting suit while on the platform.

EQUIPPED: Lifters may wear single-ply supportive equipment that conforms to IPF
Powerlifting rules. Please see the IPF rulebook.

RAW: Lifers may wear a belt, wrist wraps, and knee sleeves that conform to IPF rules. Please
see the IPF rulebook if you have questions.