USA Powerlifting at the SkillCon
SkillCon welcomes USA POWERLIFTING to the 2016 SkillCon Event week! Events will take place at The Rio Resort in Las Vegas, Nevada. The divisions will include open, teen, junior, and master’s divisions for men & women. Lifts will include bench press, squat and deadlift. This intense event will also include the industry’s best known powerlifting vendors and will no doubt be entertaining and inspiring for everyone in attendance.
USA Powerlifting (formerly American Drug Free Powerlifting Association, Inc.) is the leading powerlifting organization in the United States. USA Powerlifting is a member of the International Powerlifting Federation (IPF), the governing body of powerlifting internationally. The IPF is comprised of member federations of 100+ countries on six continents. USA Powerlifting, through its affiliation with the IPF, also sends a national team to participate in the World Games. The World Games is an international multi-sports event hosted by the International World Games Association (IWGA) that falls under the patronage of the International Olympic Committee (IOC). The event consists of official sports and demonstration sports selected from those not included in the Olympic Games. The Games are held every fourth year, following the year of the Summer Olympics.
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