2020 USPA York Barbell Winter Classic

The Drug tested USPA York Barbell Winter Classic Powerlifting Meet will be held on January 25th 2020.

This is the first USPA event to be held at York Barbell. This is a drug tested event that follows the USPA rules. It is a USPA National and IPL World qualifier.  Warmups start at 8:00 am, lifting begins at 9:00am.

For more information and to register go to: https://form.jotform.com/91616804478162


Meet Director: Bobby Bowlin
Email: bfglifting@gmail.com
Phone Number: 6106594671

Limited to 45 lifters
Events: Full Power, Bench only, Deadlift only
Divisions: Raw, Classic Raw, Single Ply, Multi Ply (no mono lift)

Weigh-in schedule:
Friday 24 Jan 19 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM, 4:30 PM to 6:00 PM
Rules: Saturday 25 Jan 19 at 8:00 AM
Lifting Starts: Saturday 25 Jan 19 at 9:00 AM

2019 IPA National Powerlifting Championships

The IPA will be running it’s National Championships on November 23rd-24th.








The annual International Powerlifting Association National Powerlifting Championships attracts lifters from across the country hoping to set or break IPA World Records at the Home of World Weightlifting, York Barbell Company.

Entry Fee: $129
Spectator Fee: $12/day, $22/2-days
Information: Mark Chaillet, ipapower2@gmail.com, www.ipapower.com
All are welcome! Kid friendly!

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 mckennasgymllc@gmail.com

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.


For more information please click here
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  https://eastcoastgold.org/

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 IPAPower.com 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.