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2018 Vivian Dawson Memorial Open Weightliftin...

USAW Sanctioned Weightlifting Competition held at Crossfit Brickyard. Athletes must be members of USA Weightlifting at time of competition.(monthly memberships now available!) One piece Lifting singlets must be worn to compete. Schedule will be published the Monday before the meet, and will depend on number of lifters. Tentatively, Women Weighin 7am, Lift 9-2, men to follow, possibly til 9pm.

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Register NOW for 2nd Annual 2018 Vivian Dawson Memorial Competition!!

CF Brickyard, South Wyndsor, CT: Crossfit Brickyard

We will use the new 10 weight classes for men and women, here: New weight classes!

This is a Sanctioned USAW Competition with National Referees, therefore Totals qualify for higher competitions.

All lifters must be Registered members of USAW on day of meet, OCTOBER 14, 2018.

Please note - MONTHLY MEMBERSHIPS NOW AVAIALBLE!! Join or Renew here:  Join USAW Monthly

One piece lifting singlet according to latest rules at link below required to compete, no exceptions. 

Latest Costume/Singlet requirements here 

 Registration will close Friday, October 5, or sooner if full  - Please join asap this will fill and close early!!!

 Final start list and schedule will be posted Monday, October 8 by 9pm.

Please read the email youve supplied to this site the week before meet to verify your entry with required reply. 

Cost $79.40 includes...

...  VivStrong T-Shirt

... Specially designed Viv Photo Medal for 1st 3 places Open all 10 mens and Womens weight classes, 1st 3 places Junior all weight classes and 1st-3rd places all age and weight classes for Masters!

... Live HD webcast!

...Youtube video posted the week after meet.

...Awards for Best Lifter, Junior, Master, and Teams!


Please contact  with any questions, if you or friend can help on the day of the meet, for reduction in meet for or stipend.

CLick here for CT Weightlifting site

ALL LIFTERS PLEASE - view the FREE 20 minute LWC Referee Clinic online here  to learn the rules:


One piece weightlifting singlet must be worn in order to compete, no exceptions.