Hosted by: Kanama High Performance
Qualifying Standard must be met to register. See the Qualifying Standards page of the OWA website for more information.
Date: February 1-2, 2020 (TBD based on number of final entries - competition may run February 1 only)
Location: Kanama High Performance, 39 Cosentino Drive, Toronto, ON, M1P3A3
Eligibility: Participants must be "Elite Athlete" members in good standing of the Ontario Weightlifting Association. All participants must have met the qualifying standards.
All athletes MUST have an "Elite Athlete" membership to be eligible to compete. See the Memberships page of the OWA website to upgrade from "General Athlete" to "Elite Athlete" if necessary.
Registration deadline: January 19, 2020
There is no cap for this competition.
Refund policy: Refunds will be issued if you withdraw before the registration deadline only.
Coaches: As Winterlift is an Elite Competition, all coaches wishing to enter the Field of Play (warm-up and competition areas) MUST have, at minimum, a status of "NCCP Competition Introduction in Training" and will be required to pick up accreditation upon arrival. ONLY COACHES LISTED ON THEIR ATHLETE'S ENTRY FORM WILL BE GIVEN ACCREDITATION TO ENTER THE FIELD OF PLAY FOR THIS COMPETITION. If a club is bringing assistant coaches, all coaches, including assistant coaches, must meet the above criteria and be listed on at least one athlete's entry form.
As Winterlift is an Elite Competition, the 20 kg rule will be in effect.
Reminder: If you are intending to compete at the 2020 Canadian Senior Championships, you must use a total achieved at an Elite Competition (2019 Ontario Championships, 2019 Junior Ontario Championships, 2020 Winterlift, 2020 Ontario Classic) between October 1, 2019 and March 31, 2020, and you must have competed at the 2019 Ontario Championships. There are additional requirements that must be met. See the Qualifying Standards page for more details.
Medals will be given for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place in each category. Best male and best female lifter awards will be calculated using Category Sinclair.
This competition is subject to doping control.