We’re throwing a weightlifting party and you’re invited! Stop by over the weekend of August 26th-27th to support our lifting team as they throw huge amounts of weight over their heads, and help raise money for our Brooklyn Youth Athletics program!
== About The Weightlifting Meet ==
This will be the 4th year of the Brooklyn Barbell Open: the two-day meet is sanctioned and conducted by the Metropolitan Local Weightlifting Committee of the U.S.A. Weightlifting Federation.
Participants will have three attempts to perform a 1 rep max snatch, and three attempts to perform a 1 rep max clean and jerk.
The meet will be run by USAW official standards. For more rules/information surrounding the meet, please refer to the IWF rules and regulations. Singlets are required!
To register, please follow the ticket link on this page, or visit www.brooklynbarbell.com.
== About Brooklyn Youth Athletics ==
Twenty percent of all meet entry and spectator fees will go towards supporting our youth athlete program, that offers a positive framework and community through CrossFit to help at-risk youth grow into stronger and healthier individuals both physically and mentally.