USA Powerlifting at the Arnold Sports Festival
USA Powerlifting at the Arnold Sports Festival
USA Powerlifting at the Arnold Sports Festival
USA Powerlifting at the Arnold Sports Festival
USA Powerlifting at the Arnold Sports Festival


2015 Arnold Sports Festival Criteria

The 2015 Arnold Sports Festival Criteria has been posted.  Please see the link under the FORMS on the right side of the Arnold webpage.

Athlete Information For The Arnold

A. ATHLETE CHECK-IN & WEIGH-IN SCHEDULE: A table will be set-up in the Convention Center Ballroom E150 to E170 Ballroom for Athlete Check-in and Gear Check. Weigh-ins will be located in warm-up room for all Events. There will also be pre-registration available at the ballroom Thursday night between 5pm-6pm.  (If you are unable to make the pre-registration, you can register throughout →

2014 Prize Money Announced

Thank you to our generous sponsors for supporting USA Powerlifting, we are able to offer nearly a 50% increase in prize cash payouts for 2014.  A total of $32,250 will be awarded between the six events at the Arnold.  We are looking forward to our biggest event in the eight years at the Arnold, with over 200 competitors from 12 →

Final Roster Posted!

The final rosters for each event have been posted.   2014 brings the largest number of competitors to the Arnold!  Looking forward to watching the battles of some of the best athletes the USAPL/IPF has to offer. Pro Raw Challenge SSP Nutrition Raw Bench Challenge Rogue Fitness Pro American GNC Pro Deadlift Titan Pro Bench Bash Next Lifter Ohio Classic  

Coach Wrist Band for ASF Expo

Lifters, you will received ONE 3-day wrist band for your coach that will give them access to the ASF Expo.  You must fill out the Coach ASF Wrist Band Formno later than 2/14/14. If you do not need to have a coach wrist band, do not fill out the form.  If your coach is coaching a team, only one request will →

Warm-up Room

Lifters, please note that the warm-up room for the Arnold will be reduced in size this year.  With that, two [2] coaches passes per lifter will be issued for the day you lift.  If you lift multiple days, you will get coaches passes for those additional days as well. No extra bodies will be allowed back in the warm-up room, this →

USAPL Introduces BENCH BLOKZ – Arnold GOLD Sponsor, a small company based near Charlottesville, Va., is the namesake of it's core product(s); Bench Blokz are a high-density, anti-bacterial, space-age material that was developed to make a more convenient method of "board press" training available to bench press enthusiasts that often lift alone or with a limited number of spotters. Unlike traditional board press that requires at least →

Arnold Athletes – UPDATE

1)      Hotel, book now, rooms are extremely limited.  The SpringHill Suites will have a scale on site to check weight.   It will also provide a shuttle to/from the venue. 2)      Weight class changes – YES, you can change weight classes up until the February 14th.  Simply email your new weight class. 3)      Divisions – YES, you can add a division (excludes →

2014 Arnold Promo Poster

Introducing Rocky Mountain Lifting Club as USA Powerlifting’s Bronze Sponsor for the 2014 Arnold Sports Festival

Introducing Rocky Mountain Lifting Club as USA Powerlifting's Bronze Sponsor for the 2014 Arnold Sports Festival.  Rocky Mountain Lifting Club is located in Aurora, Colorado and serves the Denver Metro area.  Owned by Dan & Jennifer Gaudreau, RMLC is the premier gym for strength athletes in the region; powerlifting, olympic lifting, strongman and highland games.  RMLC a USAPL officially recognized →