Muscletown USA Classic

The Muscletown USA Classic will be taking place on August 24th.

Back to where it all began. Held on York Barbell’s premium platform, the Muscletown Classsic offers an opportunity to lift at the only facility in the country designed for watching weightlifting. This meet is appropriate for novice through experienced lifters in every weight class and age group. USAW rules apply, and you must be a USAW member to participate.

With questions, email

The meet is limited to 75 lifters. Sessions will start at approximately 8:00 am (weigh in 6:00 am) and end around 6:00 pm. Sign up early

Register here:

2019 York Powerlifting Championships


York Powerlifting Championships AND Raw National Qualifier on June 8th 2019.


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Tickets are available for sale at the door.


EAST COAST CLASSIC:    April 14-15 2018

East Coast Gold will be running a USAW sanctioned Olympic Weightlifting competition on April 14th and 15th hosted at York Barbell.

This well-established competition  is a great opportunity to compete against many of the top lifters in the region and for novices (participated in two or fewer meets) to get meet experience.

Admission is Free

For more information, please visit East Coast Gold’s Website at

IPA National Powerlifting & Bench Press Championships

York Barbell was pleased to be the location of the IPA’S National Championship this past November. In conjunction with the championships, World Renounced Power Lifter Tiny Meeker was inducted into the York Barbell Hall of Fame.

For more information about this event, please visit or view the results.

*York Barbell does not sanction or run competitions. York Barbell is solely a host location providing its facilities to the pursuit of competition in strength and fitness. Sanctioning organizations are required by York Barbell to adhere to amateur competitions and administer or be subject to drug testing by sanctioning bodies.