Murder of Crows Weightlifting Club is proud to be hosting their Fourth Annual USAW Sanctioned Weightlifting Competition the Crow Hill Open 2018 with our proud sponsors Caffeine & Kilos, Big Nose Full Body, Cent'Anni, and No Matter What Apparel! Like last year we will be offering $500 for the Best Male and Female Lifter AND be awarding a trophy for Best Team!
The competition will take place over two days June 9th and June 10th, 2018 at Crow Hill CrossFit and Murder of Crows Barbell, 1010 Dean Street, Brooklyn NY 11238.
Sanction Number: 60-18-117928
Athletes must be current USAW members (as of day they are lifting) and must compete in a singlet.
The top 15 male and female lifters, based on their declared Entry Total, will be grouped in a special Prime Time group. Entry totals MUST BE from a confirmed meet in the past year in the weight class they are registering as. Lifters 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. A trophy will be awarded to the Top Male and Female Master's Lifters recognized by the Sinclair coefficient and Meltzer-Faber coefficient. PLEASE NOTE, there will be NATIONAL REFS at the event. If you are a Masters Lifter who need National Refs to qualify for Pan Ams and/or World Championship, please let us know at weigh in and remind us at the Marshal Table before you lift.
A Best Team Trophy will be Awarded for the best coed team of 3 men and 3 women. Team rosters must be registered brefore the meet. Team registration is free, but teams must be a sanctioned USA Weightlifting team. Athletes may not be added to the roster at day of competition. 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 $80 for early entries and $100 for day of entries.
Entry fee includes Competition T-Shirt made by No Matter What Apparel for those who register before May 9.
REFUND POLICY: Athletes may receive a 50% refund up to May 9. NO REFUNDS OR TRANSFERS OF REGISTRATION AFTER MAY 9th.
ATHLETES MUST PRESENT A COPY OF THEIR CURRENT USAW CARD AT THE COMPETITION.
Everyday Lifters will be at the event taking pictures for athletes. If you want your photos, please register here.
Spectator tickets can be purchased for $5 in cash at the event. Athletes may have up to two coaches and will have free access both days for themselves and their coaches. Athletes may only have their two coaches in the warm up room, and will only be allowed entry to the warm up room 30 minutes before their session starts.
Please direct all questions to Kurt Roderick at Kurt@MurderofCrowsBarbell.com