CrossFit Monterey and CrossFit Salinas are holding a weightlifting meet to try and get new athletes to experience the sport of weightlifting. Competitors will take 3 attempts in each the snatch and clean and jerk, following the same rules as a typical weightlifting meet. Updates to the competition will be posted on this page. All participants will receive event t-shirts. Sign-up by Sunday, February 8th, to receive your shirt at the competition.
Weightlifting 101: If you have no idea how a weightlifting meet is ran, come to CrossFit Monterey on Monday, February 16th, at 7:00pm. They will go over the structure of a weightlifting meet, how to plan your attempts, how to warm-up at the right time, and everything else you need to know before game day. If you don’t fancy a trip to Monterey, you can also ask Matt Zarzuela.
Entry Fee: $30 (to register go to www.crossfitmonterey.com, click Sign Up For Classes, and find the event under Seminars and Events)
- This is a meet for beginner to intermediate lifters! The lifting you do at your affiliate or athletic performance establishment of choice will have more than prepared you for participation in this meet!
- Once you have registered for the competition, email Ryan your shirt size and intended weight class. [email protected]
You can find the weight classes at this link.
This is a great opportunity to have some fun at a weightlifting meet without the need for USAW membership and a singlet.