The USPA is a premier powerlifting federation created by lifters, with the goal of ensuring lifters are provided an opportunity and location of showcasing the result of their efforts in a safe and competitive environment.
The USPA provides opportunities for a range of lifters from the beginner, to the elite level. Participate in a USPA event.
USPA Nationwide Events
The USPA is responsible for sanctioning local and regional events where powerliftersPlatform is Ready
can compete in hopes of qualifying for the national level events.
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Our records database is constantly updated and has current listings of all records. Click here to view all USPA-IPL records.USPA Records
USPA Coach Certification
The United States Powerlifting Association’s goal is to provide fitness professionals, coaches, and athletes with the highest level of strength and power educational products for the sport of powerlifting.get certified
This program can enhance an athlete’s overall performance of strength and power for all ages.
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USPA Training Centers
The United States Powerlifting Association provides an affiliate licensing agreement that enables qualified gyms an opportunity to become a Certified USPA Training Center. This designation shows the affiliate supports and encourages participation in the sport of powerlifting supports the mission of the USPA and has the equipment and staff that is qualified and dedicated to furnishing their members with the resources to succeed.Learn More
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The USPA is responsible for sanctioning local and regional events where powerlifters can compete in hopes of qualifying
for the national level events. The USPA sanctions the National Powerlifting Championship, National Benchpress
Championship, and National Deadlift Championship in all age groups, giving athletes a chance to see how they
fare against competitors across the country.