Back to All Events

2017 Crow Hill Open

  • Crow Hill CrossFit 1010 Dean Street Brooklyn, NY, 11238 United States (map)

Murder of Crows Weightlifting Club is proud to be hosting their Third Annual USAW sanctioned weightlifting competition the Crow Hill Open 2017 with our sponsor Caffeine & Kilos, Big Nose Full Body, and Cent'Anni! This year we will have Prize Money for the Best Male and Female Lifter AND be awarding the Best Team!

The competition will take place over two days July 8th and July 9th, 2016 at Crow Hill CrossFit and Murder of Crows Barbell, 1010 Dean Street, Brooklyn NY 11238.

Sanction Number: 06-17-64615

Athletes must be current USAW members (as of day they are lifting) and must compete in a singlet.

We will make every effort to adhere to the following schedule. Depending upon the number of entries, we may shift start times and sessions. Lifters will be notified at least one (1) week in advance of the updated schedule. Only the first 140 athletes to register will lift. Register before we are sold out!


  1. Men's Classes (56kg, 62kg, 69kg, 77kg) Weigh In: 7:00-8:00am. Lift: 9:00am
  2. Men's Classes (85kg). Weigh In: 9:30-10:30am. Lift: 11:30am
  3. Men's Classes (94kg, 105kg, 105kg+). Weigh In: 12:00-1:00pm. Lift: 2:00pm
  4. Men's Prime Time (Top 14 Male Lifters Based on Sinclair). Weigh In: 3:00pm Lift: 5:00pm


  1. Women's Classes (48kg, 53kg, 58kg). Weigh In: 7:00-8:00am. Lift: 9:00am
  2. Women's Classes (63kg, 69kg). Weigh In: 9:30-10:30am. Lift: 11:30am
  3. Women's Classes (75kg, 90kg, 90kg+). Weigh In: 12:00-1:00pm. Lift: 2:00pm
  4. Women's Prime Time (Top 14 Female Lifters Based On Sinclair). Weigh In: 3:00pm Lift: 5:00pm

The top 14 male and female lfiters, based on their declared Entry Total, will be grouped in a special Prime Time group. Lifter's must open according to the 20kg/20kg rule in that group. Up to $500 in prize money will be awarded to the Best Male and Best Female Lifter. Lifters must lift in the Prime Time group to be eligible for prize money.

Medals will be awarded to First, Second and Third best totals in each open weight class for both men and women. Trophies will be awarded to the top 3 Male and Female Master's Lifters recognized by the Sinclair coefficient and Meltzer-Faber coefficient.

PLEASE NOTE, we can not guarantee national refs for all groups.

A Best Team Trophy will be Awarded. Athletes must register as a member of their team in order to be eligible. Athletes not registered as a member of their team at time of registration will not be eligible to lift for their team unless they email 48 hours before the start of the competition. The points of the top 3 men and top 3 women of a team will go to the total score for the team. A first place finish for an athlete is worth 28 Points for the team, 25 Points for Second, 23 Points for Third, and 22 Points down to one point for the next 22 places.

Medals and Best Lifters will be awarded at the end of each day. Best Team will be awarded the end of the day on Sunday.

Entry fee will be $75 for early entries and $85 for day of entries. Entry fee includes Competition T-Shirt. NO REFUNDS.


Spectator tickets can be purchased for $5. Athletes may have up to two coaches and will have free access both days.


Please direct all questions to Kurt Roderick at

Earlier Event: July 2
Community Open Gym (July Edition!)
Later Event: August 12
USA Weightlifting Course - LEVEL 2