June 24, 2023

Battle At The Bridge 2


Monaca, PA


This is a Nationals and Regionals qualifying show!

If there are 2-5 athletes a class:

1st place - Nationals (2023) and Regionals (2024) invites

2nd - Regionals (2024)

3rd - Regionals (2024)

If there are 6+ athletes in a class:

1st - Nationals(2023) and Regionals (2024)

2nd - Nationals (2023) and Regionals (2024)

3rd - Regionals (2024)

4th - Regionals (2024)

There is no entry fee for spectators!

Weigh-ins are on June 23rd at 580 Barbell starting at 10 AM and go until 7:30 PM. 

Anyone who needs to weigh-in day of must be weighed-in by 8:30 AM on June 24th. 

Atlas Stone to Shoulder

Athletes will have 60 seconds to get as many reps as possible

The stone will go from ground to shoulder for each rep to count

Opposite arm has to be extended and judge must signal “down” for the rep to count

Athletes must control the atlas stone at the top, extend their opposite arm, and wait for the “down” signal from the judge

Allowed: Wrist / Knee wraps, sleeves, tape around forearms, belts, chalk

Not allowed: TACKY, tacky towels, gloves, grip shirts (for any event)!

FOR THIS EVENT I WILL POST THE EXACT WEIGHT OF THE STONES - We are making brand new stones for this so there is zero tacky present. 

Viking Press:

Weight listed is weight loaded on viking press implement

Athletes will have 60 seconds to get as many presses as possible 

You cannot thruster the implement from a dead stop position to make it an easier press, the weight must be un-racked before you begin your press

Must wait for the down call from the judge

Lifters will be facing away from the implement 

Neutral grip style press 

You may put the implement down during the 60 seconds if you need a break

Allowed: Belts, sleeves, lifting shoes, chalk 

Not allowed:  thrusters, gloves, tacky, grip shirts


Max 13 Inch Axle Deadlift 

Athlete will have 3 attempts

Jumps will rotate 10’s/25’s per side for women, and 25’s/45’s for men

Jumps for all women and teen classes: 225,245,275,295,315,335,365,385,405,425,455,475,495,515,545, etc

Jumps for all mens classes: 405,455,495,545,585,635,675,725,765,815,855,905,etc

Athlete will have 30 seconds to complete the lift

Judge will signal down when the athlete has successfully completed the lift

If two athletes tie in weight, the points will go to whichever athlete opened heavier. If both athletes had the same opener, points will be split

Allowed: Belts, sleeves, chalk, straps, hitching, baby powder, yes you can go barefoot

Not allowed: Suits, briefs, sumo deadlift, gloves, tacky, grip shirts


Hercules Hold

No time limit

One attempt for best time

Athletes are to stand with arms extended gripping handles

Athlete must hold the handles straight out from the torso, a slight bend in the elbows in permitted however if bend becomes too great the judge has the right to stop the event and record the time.

Timing will stop when the athlete no longer is able to hold the weight, or time is called by the judge

The judge may read off time passed if the athlete requests

Our Hercules hold implement is roughly a 3:1 ratio. The weight listed on the matrix is the literal poundage of plates we are putting on each side. So if your class says “100”, there is 100 lbs of plates on each side. 

Allowed: Belt, chalk, knee wraps, sleeves, and wrist wraps

Not allowed: Tacky, gloves, straps, hook grip


Bridge Race

Athletes will carry their bridge frame 50 ft down and back

The bridge frame is 88“ long x 30” wide. The pick height is 19”.

60 sec time limit, so if you do not finish you will be scored on total distance

Athletes may start with hands on the implement 

Only the front of the implement must cross the line both ways

Allowed: Belt, chalk, knee wraps, sleeves, and wrist wraps

Not allowed: No tacky, gloves, straps

Other rules:

Event shirt must be worn for every event

No headphones during your lift

580 Barbell
600 Pennsylvania Ave
Monaca, PA 15061
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Jun 24, 2023

Start Time
3:00 PM
Meet Director
Josh Hendrickson
Events and Weights
Division Max 13 Inch Axle Deadlift Viking PressAtlas Stone to ShoulderHercules HoldBridge Race
Novice WTBD9012050270
Open W LW (125-)TBD11012060270
Open W LW (140.4-)TBD11013060320
Open W MW (160.4-)TBD14014970320
Open W MW (180.4-)TBD14016670360
Open W HW (+)TBD18018180360
Masters W LW (140.4-)TBD11013050270
Masters W MW (180.4-)TBD14016660270
Masters W HW (+)TBD14018170320
Teen W TBD9012050270
Novice M LW (200-)TBD20016690360
Novice M HW (+)TBD290207110450
Open M LW (175.4-)TBD290181100450
Open M MW (200.4-)TBD340207110500
Open M MW (231.4-)TBD380231120540
Open M HW (264.5-)TBD400249130590
Open M SHW (+)TBD450280140640
Masters M LW (175.4-)TBD290181100450
Masters M MW (231.4-)TBD340207110500
Masters M SHW (+)TBD380249120540
Teen M HW (+)TBD340207100500
Teen M LW (175-)TBD20016690360
Teen M MW (231-)TBD29018195450

Regular Price
Registration Closes Jun 09, 2023

Refund Policy
No refunds.
This event is limited to 200 athletes.
143 spots remain.