ADFPF Long Island January 2015

BIG IRON Powerlifting and Gold’s Gym will  be hosting the Northeast Regional Championships and WDFPF Team USA Qualifiers on January 24th and 25th 2015.

Meet entries and meet broshure will be available on the ADFPF Web site within the next ten days. You must be an ADFPF member to compete. Membership applications are available on the ADFPF web site.

This promises to be a big meet so early entries are recommended. Watch this site and the ADFPF web site for further information.

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USPA Competition

On September 27th BIG IRON Powerlifting will offer the 1st ever USPA meet in Massachusetts.

The competition will be held at Bay State Athletic Club in Scituate. Rules can be viewed and down loaded from the USPA web site.

Applications are available from the Bay State Athletic Club.

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BIG IRON 2014 meets

8/16/14 USAPL Newport. Go to Mass-lift.com for apps

9/27/14 first USPA meet in Mass.  Scituate at Bay State Athletic Club

11/29-30 USAPL Regional meet. will be held South of Boston looking at venues

12/13/14 ADFPF Meet. Qualifier for WDFPF 2015 world meet to be held in Windsor, Ontario

will update as more info comes in

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ADFPF Northeast Regional Championships

The ADFPF Northeast Regional Championships Full Power and Single Lifts will be held on February 22, 2014 at the Bay State Athletic Club, Scituate, MA. This meet will also serve as a qualifier for the WDFPF Single Lift Worlds in Duseldorf, Germany (June 2014) and for the WDFPF Full Power Worlds in Moldova (November 2014).

See the ADFPF web site for applications or e-mail us at bigironpowerlifting@ comcast.net for entry forms and additional information.

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AAU World Championships: Rockland, MA. October 12th 2013

AAU
International Bench Press, Dead Lift and Push/Pull Championships
October 12, 2013 Rockland, Massachusetts
Bench Press
Name Division Wgt Best Lift Record Place
Sam Suber Youth 9 y.o. 35kg 43.50 kg World Record 1st Place
Ed Suber Youth 11 y.o. 40kg 61.00 kg World Record 1st Place
Dan Raguin M2 75kg 127.5 kg 1st Place
Mark Mavilia Open 90kg 160.0 kg 1st Place
Ierish Kane M7 + Lifetime 90 kg 110.0 kg World Record
Glen Tenove M4 + Lifetime 125kg 182.5 kg World Record 1st Place
Ray Cross M6+ Lifetime 125kg 125.0 kg 1st Place

Dead Lift
Leon McCrary M8 67.0kg 120.0 kg World Record 1st Place
Bob Feeney M5 + Lifetime 110kg 187.5 kg 1st Place

Push/Pull
Name Division Wgt. BP/DL Record Place
Mike “Irish” Kane M7 + Lifetime 90.0kg 110/95.0 kg World (Bench) 1st Place
Mark mavilia Open 90.0kg 160/205.0 kg 1st Place
Brandon Chase Jr. 75.0kg 125/145.0 kg 1st Place

AAU Powerlifting Championships
October 12, 2013 Rockland, Massachusetts
Name Division Wgt. Class Squat Bench Dead Total Record Place
Joanne shear M5 (F) 56.0 kg 72.5* 42.5* 115* 230.0* *World 1st
*American
Leon McCrary M8 67.0 kg 82.5* 47.5* 120* 250.0 *World 1st
Dan Raguin M2 75.0 kg 155 127.5 197.5 480.0 1st
Larry Emerson M6 82.0 kg 157.5* 97.5 222.5* 480.0 *American 1st
160.0 4th* *American
Mike Tanis M3 90.0 kg 182.5 115 65 362.5 1st
Lauren Cohen Open 90.0 kg 240 175 240 655.0 1st
Mark Mavilia Open 90.0 kg 167.5 160 205 532.5 2nd
Kyle MacLeod Open 90.0 kg 152.5 112.5 195 460.0 3rd
Kyle MacLeod Junior 90.0 kg 152.5 112.5 195 460.0 1st
Eric Wright M2 110.0 kg 182.5 162.5 235 580 1st
Justin Sproul Open 125.0 kg 220 152.5 242.5 615 1st
Bob Reilly M3 125.0 kg 202.5 182.5 227.5 612.5 1st
Cameron Connor T4 140.0 kg 215* 137.5 215* 567.5*

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2013 Powerlifting Season for BIG IRON & Bay State Athletic Club

AAU Combined national Championship June 8, 2013 at the Holiday Inn Rockland, MA. 24 hour weigh ins will be available. Applications available on line aausports.org/powerlifting

ADFPF Bench Press New England Championship August24, 2013 at Bay State Athletic Club, Scituate, MA applications will be available on the ADFPF web site

AAU World Championships October 12, 2013 Holiday Inn, Rockland, MA. 24 hour weigh in will be available. Applications will be available from the AAU.

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AAU Combined National Champioships

Mark your calenders! Get your training cycle in gear! Renew your AAU Membership! and get ready to rock ‘n roll at the Holiday Inn on June 8th at the AAU Raw and Equipped Full Power Championships and/or the Strict Curl and Bench Press For Reps Competition. Last Spring we had a great turnout for this event and this year we expect this meet to be bigger and better.
Applications are available and memberships can be renewed online at www.aausports.org. Any questions contact us at bigironpoerlifting@comcast.net

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Cabin Fever 2013

It appears that the sudden onset of winter up here in the Northeast has reduced interest in this year’s Cabin Fever Competition. As a result for the first time in 5 years we are cancelling this annual event. Look for postings for upcoming BIG IRON meets in April and June.

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2013 Competitions

BIG IRON Powerlifing and Bay State Athletic Club have planned an ADFPF meet 2/23/13. Full Power as well as Bench only or DL only.
April 27th a Bench and DL meet also ADFPF.
On June 8th we will host the AAU Combined Nationals.
August 10 will be a bench only meet.
See the ADFPF and AAU web sites for applications or send an e-mail to bigironpowerlifting@comcast.net with questions or to request an application.

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upcoming meets

BIG IRON Powerlifing and Bay State Athletic Club have planned an ADFPF meet 2/23/13. Full Power as well as Bench only or DL only.
April 27th a Bench and DL meet also ADFPF.
On June 8th we will host the AAU Combined Nationals.
August 10 will be a bench only meet.
See the ADFPF and AAU web sites for applications or send an e-mail to bigironpowerlifting@comcast.net with questions or to request an application.

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WDFPF World Powerlifting Championships

The Company Theatre in Norwell, Massachusetts was the site of an exciting 2 day competition with lifters from Belgium, France, Italy, Switzerland, Russia, Ukraine, Moldova, Malta, Ireland, Scotland, England and the United States. An audiance of over 200 cheered throughout the day on Saturday with many returning on Sunday for the Equipped Championship. Sponsors Anderson Powerlifting out of Dallas, Promera Sports and their line of Concrete supplements, BIG IRON Powerlifitng, Whitman-Hanson Girls Sports, Mesto Shoes, ADFPF were all on hand. Food was provided by the Away Cafe of Weymouth, Massachusetts.

Spotters and loaders were volunteers from the Northeastern University Powerlifting Team, Bay State Powerlifiing and BIG IRON Powerlifitng. Officiating was provided by a fine team of international referees. The tables were expertly run by the WDFPF executives with able assistance of volunteers from Belgium and the United States.
Thanks to all of our terrific volunteers, to all those who turned out to cheer the athletes, to the WDFPF and the ADFPF, to the Company Theatre Staff, our sponsors and most of all to the fine competitors who traveled from near and very far to come to this event. Many of our overseas friends had an unexpectedly lengthy stay due the the severe storm. Special thanks to them for their patience and good spirits in the face of so much inconvenience.

Results can be found at www.bdfpa.co.uk/results

Thanks to all.

Meet Directors Dave Mansfield and Mark Sieminski with able assistance form Rich Deleon.

 

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WDFPF World Championships

The Company Theatre in Norwell, Massachusetts was the scene for the World Championships this past weekend. On Saturday a, nearly, capacity crowd cheered as lifters from USA, England, Scotland, Ireland, Belgium, France, Italy, Russia, Ukraine, Moldova, Switzerland and Malta competed in the Unequipped Division. A varied food menu was provided by the Away Cafe Catering and sponsors Anderson Powerlifting, Concrete Supplements, BIG IRON Powerlifting, ADFPF T-Shirts (John Jaquim), Whitman-Hanson High School Girls Teams, Risto Sports, and Bay State Athletic Club were on hand to support the effort. Volunteers from the Northeastern Powerlifting Team, BIG IRON Powerlifting and Bay State Athletic Club provided platform, registration and security for the competition. On Sunday the Equipped lifters competed for their share of the glory. Team USA was able to edge out the team from the United Kingdom for 1st Place while Team France came in 3rd.
The meet directors from BIG RION Powerlifting would like to thank all who helped to make this event a huge success including our sponsors, volunteers, the Company Theatre Staff, the ADFPF Board of Directors, the Officials from England, France, Italy, Belgium, Russia and the USA and the WDFPF Board of Directors.

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UPDATE! WDFPF World Championships

The last weekend of October is fast approaching. So far we have teams coming from: USA, Great Britain, Ireland, Scotland, Belgium, Malta, Moldova, Ukraine, Estonia, Canada, Russia and France. This looks to be a big international event. Come and cheer the competitors on the 27th and 28th. Lifting will start at 9:30 and go throughout the day both days. With admission at 8 bucks, you can’t go wrong.

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BIG IROn Powerlifting

BIG IRON is looking for a few highly motivated lifters to join our growing team. Some of the team train together daily, some once per week, some on an occasional basis and some on line. We have been very succesful over the years counting many record holders with the ADFPF, WDFPF, and AAU. In addiiton, we hold many MAssachusetts and New England AAU Records and many 1st and second place team wins in the past 10 years. BIG IRON is a very motivated but friendly crew who train at ClubEx in East Bridgewater. Contact Dave Mansfield, Rich Deleon or Dan Driscoll on this site or by e-mail at bigiron powerlifting @comcast .com

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BIG IRON Powerlifting upcoming ,meets

BIG IRON wull be hosting the WDFPF World championships at the end of October. However, don’t forget we will continue to host our annual events: the Christmas Challenge in December, the Cabin Fever meet in february and the AAU New England Championships in May. In additon we will be adding strict curls, bench press for reps and dead lift for rep events to our meets for the 2013 season.

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