Schedule of Events

Schedule is based off the 2017.  Schedule may change depending on the Arnold organizers. 

THURSDAY, March 2, 2017

Event Time Location
Referee Meeting 4:00 – 4:30pm Convention Center Ballroom E160/E170
Athlete Technical Rules Meeting (Optional) 4:30 – 5:00pm
Athlete Registration 5:00 – 6:00pm
Expo Wrist Bands (Athletes/Coaches/Staff) 4:00 – 6:00pm
Early Equipment Check (Friday Lifters Only) 5:00 – 6:00pm


FRIDAY, March 3, 2017 
Scale: The championship scale will be available all day on Thursday up to 6:00pm for athletes to check their weight. Starting at 7:00pm, the scale will available in the conference room at the Springhill Suites Hotel.

Athlete/Coach’s Expo Wrist Band pick-up: 5:30-8:30am; 11:30-2:00pm; 5:00-6:00pm Convention Center C-Pod (Registration)

USA Powerlifting A7 Bar Grip Pro Raw Challenge

Location: Arnold Sports Festival – Convention Center Ballroom – C-Pod

Category Wt. Class #Lifters FLT Weigh in Start End
Women 43kg – 57kg 13 A 6:00am – 7:30am 8:00am 1:30pm
63kg 9 B
72 – 84+kg 12 C
Men 59kg – 74kg 14 D 12:00pm-1:30pm 2:00pm 7:30pm
83kg-93kg 14 E
105kg-120+kg 10 F

 

Early Equipment Check / Saturday Lifters Only

Location: Arnold Sports Festival – Convention Center Ballroom C-Pod

2:00 – 3:00pm

SATURDAY, March 4, 2017

Athlete/Coach’s Expo Wrist Band pick-up: 6:30-9:00am; 11:00-2:00pm; 3:00-4:00pm – Convention Center C-Pod (Registration)

Grand Prix

Location: Arnold Sports Festival – Expo Hall – Rogue Strength Stage

Category Wt. Class #Lifters FLT Weigh in Start End
Women Raw/Equipped All 8 A 7:00am-8:30am 9:00am 12:00pm
Men Raw/Equipped All 8 B

 

NAPF Slingshot Pro American Powerlifting Championships

Location: Arnold Sports Festival – Convention Center Ballroom C-Pod

Category Wt. Class #Lifters FLT Weigh in Start End
Women / Men (Raw) All Raw Women  14 A 7:00am – 8:30am 9:00am 1:00pm
Raw Men up to 74kg 12 B
Equipped (All) / Men (Raw) Equipped (All)  8 C 11:30am-1:00pm 1:30pm 6:00pm
Raw Men 83-105  10 D
 Raw Men 120-120+ 10 E

 

NAPF SSP Nutrition Pro Raw BenchLocation: Arnold Sports Festival – Convention Center Ballroom C-Pod

Location: Arnold Sports Festival – Expo Hall – Rogue Strength Stage

Category Wt. Class #Lifters FLT Weigh in Start End
All Women / Lt Men Women (ALL)  Men up to 93kg 15 A 1:00pm-2:30pm 3:00pm 5:30pm
HW Men 105kg-120+ 13 B

 

Early Equipment Check / Sunday Lifters

2:00 to 3:00pm

SUNDAY, March 5, 2017

Athlete/Coach’s Expo Wrist Band pick-up: 7:30am-9:30am; 11am-Noon – Convention Center C-Pod (Registration)

USA Powerlifting Slingshot Pro Deadlift

Arnold Sports Festival – Expo Hall – Expo Main Stage

Category Classes #Lifters Group Weigh in Start End
Women / Men All  17 A 8:00am – 9:30am 10:00am 11:15am

 

NAPF Titan Pro Bench Bash

Arnold Sports Festival – Rogue Strength Stage

Category Classes #Lifters FLT Weigh in Start End
Women 43kg – 84+kg  6 A 8:00am – 9:30am 10:00am 12:00pm
Men 59kg – 105kg  9 A
Men 120kg -120+kg  12 B

 

USA Powerlifting NextLifter Ohio Classic Bench Press/Deadlift

Arnold Sports Festival – Convention Center Ballroom C-Pod

Category Classes #Lifters FLT Weigh in Start End
Women 43kg – 72kg 8 A
Women 84kg-84+kg 7 B 8am-9:30pm 10:00am 3:00pm
Men 59kg – 93kg 9 C
Men 83kg – 120+kg 10 E