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bigbadwolfe
12-26-2011, 06:55 PM
OK here it is for all you who have been asking!!!!

Exile Barbell Association presents:
Slingshot Nationals "1 in 8 Charity" Weightlifting Contest
Saturday May 12th 2012
Overdrive Event Center in Celina Ohio

This is gonna be a Charity event to raise food and money for the local food pantry. Everyone will be required to bring a brown bag/or plastic sack full of non-perishable foods (canned or boxed foods plus toiletries)

The entry fee is: $40 plus the bag of food for the contest
(automatically in rep contest if you wish)
or $20 plus bag of food for 315 rep contest

Rules for main contest:
~ Each lifter must use the Original Slingshot by Mark Bell with no customizations or alterations to it. If you question it buy a new one!!!
~ The lifts will be done like a traditional bench press
~ There will be a press command and a rack command
~ Singlets are NOT required
~ Ass must stay on bench
~ Feet can move but not leave floor
~ Bar may come in contact with rack but can not slide up rack assisting in lift
~ BASIC BENCH PRESS CONTEST RULES APPLY

Rules for 315 for Reps:(open to all lifters)
~ Bar must touch chest each rep and must be locked out each rep
~ you can bounce
~ lift butt
~ feet must stay in contact with floor
~ do as many reps as possible

Weight Classes for main contest:
Men's open:

Lightweight 0 pounds to 165 pounds _______

Middleweight 166 pounds to 220 pounds _______

Heavyweight 221 pounds to 275 pounds _______

Supers 276 pounds to Unlimited _______

all Teens _______

all Women _______

all Male Masters _______

Teens, Womens and Masters will be decided by formula. Mens open is most weight lifted.


Awards:
~Trophies will be given out to top 3 in each weight class and division using the original Exile Barbell Association weight classes.

Cash Prizes:
~ $10 from each entry will go back into that entries respective weight class to be passed out in this order: 50% to 1st / 30% to 2nd / 20% to 3rd
~ Bestlifter Male: (all men's classes including teens and masters) $500 cash!!!!
~ Bestlifter Female: $100 cash
~ 315 for reps winner: $100 cash

BEFORE YOU MOCK THIS OR MAKE FUN OF IT REMEMBER IT IS A CHARITY MEET TO HELP YOUR "1 in 8" WERE HELPING TO FEED THE HUNGRY!!

theBarzeen
12-26-2011, 09:39 PM
If this weren't the same weekend as the APF Illinois state meet I'd be there..... this looks like a cool way to raise money for a cause. Good luck.

Dank27
12-27-2011, 12:23 AM
Seems like a great cause and definatly a way for everyone to compete with an assistence product that doesnt cost hundreds.

Best of luch with the event

bigbadwolfe
12-27-2011, 02:00 PM
Yep gonna be a fun meet!

April Mathis
12-28-2011, 12:20 PM
That sounds like a fun meet for a good cause. I would go if I lived closer. Hope it goes well.

jtteg_x
12-28-2011, 06:19 PM
sounds like fun. location of said meet?

bigbadwolfe
12-31-2011, 11:17 AM
The meet is in Celina Ohio will beheld at the Overdrive Entertainment center. It is a great venue!!!

dedsqtbnch
01-03-2012, 01:38 PM
Man this sounds so fun I don't use my slingshot that much kno more but if I can talk my friend and wife into going we might make a trip out of it

dedsqtbnch
01-03-2012, 02:02 PM
Anyone know any good places to stay around the area

dedsqtbnch
01-03-2012, 02:03 PM
I'm coming from Louisiana so ill prob take a plane

bigbadwolfe
01-04-2012, 07:20 PM
If you are coming from Louisiana shoot me a message at
bigbadwolfe900@yahoo.com
and I will get you a list of all local hotels in the area

dedsqtbnch
01-05-2012, 04:06 PM
was wanting to go but even though i wasnt forshore i asked work about thedays and they are already taken so ima know go..... thanx for the lookout though wolf

bigbadwolfe
01-07-2012, 01:09 PM
Not a problem!