First Posted: 10/24/2007
Zeke Wilson, State Chairman of the AAU Powerlifting program, announces that Wednesday, October 31 is the registration deadline for the 2007 AAU Lifting Challenge to be held Saturday, Nov. 10 at Mansfield High School, Mansfield. There is no registration fee for children 19 and under. Events held will be bench press and deadlift. First time competitors are welcome in both the standard and special divisions. Participation will qualify children for the 2008 Junior Olympic Games. Adult lifters will take the platform on Sunday, Nov. 11 in the 2007 State Championships. There is a fee for registration. Both days are open to the public and will be qualifiers for national and international level competition. This is a sanctioned meet and lifters of all ages can set and break state records for their state of residence and/or education. For information, contact Wilson at (814) 334-5896 or email .