Redbeard Barbell + Crossfit Magnus are proud to present:


(SANCTION #OR-2017-01)

When: April 1, 2017
Where: CrossFit Magnus (930 SE Taylor St. Portland, OR 97214

Meet Directors: Tim Mercer & Jackie Mercer

Spectator Admission: $5 at the door for non-lifters over the age of 12.

Prizes: Medals will be given to 1st – 3rd in each age and weight division in powerlifting, bench press, and deadlift.  Oregon residents and out of state lifters (guest lifters), will compete in separate categories.

One Male best lifter, and one Female best lifter will also be awarded a prize pack of goodies from our sponsors. 

Additionally, every lifter will receive a swag bag with their meet shirt, and a bunch of good stuff from our sponsors!

Lastly, we'll have the "up-and-commer" prize, presented by GoPro!  This will be given to an up and coming athlete competing in the meet.

Drug Testing:  You must be drug free for at least 36 months prior to the date of this meet to be eligible to compete.  At least 10% of all lifters at the meet will be tested by urinalysis.   Banned substances include but are not limited to anabolic steroids and growth hormones.  The complete list of banned substances is available on the web site of the World Anti-Doping Agency (see

Raw or Equipped: This event is open to raw and equipped lifters (single ply). Please review the rules and regulations on what equipment is approved. See for details.

Lifting Attire:  All competitors must wear a one piece lifting suit or a wrestling singlet, shoes and a T-Shirt. All equipment must conform to USA Powerlifting rules. See for details.

Nationals Qualifying:  This meet is a qualifying event for all 2017 USAPL national championship events.  See for more info about qualifying.

All participants must have current USAPL card prior to weigh-ins.

A big thank you to our sponsors!

Registration Fees

Power Lifting: $85

Additional Age Division: $30
Bench Press only: $75
Deadlift only: $75
Deadlift + Bench Press: $85
High School Power Lifting only: $60 (must be current High School student)
Team: $75 (1st-3rd place – all teams must be registered with USAPL)



We'll have 2 sessions.  Session 1 will be all women, and the men up to 66kg.  Session 2 will have all men over 66kg.

Session 1 Check-in/Equipment Check: 6:45AM
Weigh-in: 7-8:30AM
Lifting: 9AM-1PM

Session 2 Check-in/Equipment Check: 12:00PM
Lifting: 2PM-6PM

Note: All participants will be notified of final schedule via email (from Tim Mercer – the week prior to April 1, 2017. Please do not reach out prior for details.


Weight Classes:


  • 53kg (youth, teen, jr only)
  • 59kg
  • 66kg
  • 74kg
  • 83kg
  • 93kg
  • 105kg
  • 120kg
  • 120+kg


  • 43kg (youth, teen, jr only)
  • 47kg
  • 52kg
  • 57kg
  • 63kg
  • 72kg
  • 84kg
  • 84kg+


  • Open (option for participants 14+): Mandatory for those age 24-39
  • Military and Law & Fire compete in open or any age groups
  • Special Olympic, Disabled Lifter
  • Age Groups
    • Youth 1 – 8-9
    • Youth 2 – 10-11
    • Youth 3 – 12-13
    • Teen 1 – 14-15
    • Teen 2 – 16-17
    • Teen 3 – 18-19
    • Junior – 20-23       
  • Masters Age Groups
    • M1 - 40-49
    • M2 50-59
    • M3 60-69
    • M4 70-79
    • M5 80+
    • (Master age is based on calendar year, not birth date)