LIFTathon

June 9, 2024 LIFTathon Logo

11 AM – 4 PM, June 9, 2024

The Shack
712 Atlantic Ave, Virginia Beach, VA 23451

LIFTathon invites individuals and teams to show off their strength (and muscles) in support of LIFT Fitness Foundation. LIFT is a non-profit organization helping individuals through its holistic wellness programs offered at no cost to our community’s most vulnerable neighbors.

EVENT ACTIVITIES


BENCH PRESS + DEADLIFT COMPETITIONS
$50 fee for combined entry

FOOD + DRINK
Enjoy The Shack’s famous Orange Crush and Full Menu

FITNESS COMPETITIONS
For spectators and competitors

AWARDS CEREMONY

COMPETITION DETAILS


  • Weight Classes and Standard LIFTing Weights. Please review rules linked below.
  • Athletes may enter one or both LIFTing events.
  • Athletes may register as a team representing a gym, company, or other group. A team consists of 5 athletes registered in both events. A team must consist of at least 2 members of each gender.
  • Check-in opens at 11:00 AM. Individual and team athletes must check in and weigh in before 11:45.
  • Absolutely no outside food or drink is allowed inside The Shack (including pre-workout, protein bars, etc.)
  • Judges will uphold movement standards. Review competition rules for more information.
  • Masters athletes (55+) will lift the same weights and compete in the same awards category as other Athletes. There will be an overall winner in the Masters division for Male and Female competitors
  • For questions about the event or the competition, contact Brett Campo.

 

Bench Press Competition
Max Reps in 2 Minutes. See Competition Rules for Bodyweight Classes and LIFTing weights.

Awards
Male: 1st place
Female: 1st place

Deadlift Competition
Max Reps in 3 Minutes. See Competition Rules for Bodyweight Classes and LIFTing weights.

Awards
Male: 1st place
Female: 1st place

Combined Competition
Individual athletes and teams scores from both events will be combined.

Awards
Ultimate Max Effort Team
Strongest Male
Strongest Female
Strongest Masters Male (Ages 55+)
Strongest Masters Female (Ages 55+)

Sign-up and Rules

Sign-ups coming soon!
Please find the Competition Rules below.


 

SPONSORSHIP LEVELS


LIFTathon TITLE WEIGHT CHAMPION $5,000 (ONE AVAILABLE)

  • Premier logo placement on event spoonsor board
  • Premier logo placement on participant swag item
  • Company banner displayed at event
  • Reserved table at event
  • Opportunity for representative to offer remarks at event
  • Sponsor refence on LIFT website
  • Social media engagments before and after event
  • Company information in particiapnts’ swag bag
  • Vendor table at the event if desired
  • Five-member team in weightlifting competition
  • Unlimited orange crushes and domestic beers for team

LIFTathon RAISING THE BAR $2,500 (THREE AVAILABLE: Bar Sponsor, Award Sponsor, Landscape Sponsor)

  • Reserved table at event
  • Logo placement on event sponsor board
  • Logo placement on participant swag
  • Sponsor reference on website
  • Social media engagement
  • Company information in participants’ swag bag
  • Five-member team in weightlifting competition
  • 20 drink tickets for orange crushes and domestic beers

LIFTathon MAX EFFORT $1,000

  • Logo placement on event sponsor board & participant swag
  • Social media engagement
  • Company information in participants’ swag bag
  • Five-member team in weightlifting competition
  • 10 drink tickets

SPONSORS


Title Weight
Sentara Logo

Raising the Bar Sponsors

Shari Friedman and Family

Anchor Legal Group

Streamline Auto

Max Effort Sponsors

ProCraft

Morgan Marrow Company

Old Point National Bank

In-Kind Sponsors

The Shack Logo

Takeover Athletics logo

Red Chalk Studios logo

2023 EVENT RESULTS

LIFTathon 2023 was a huge sucess.  Thank you to our sponsors, athletes and volunteers for making the event a huge success:

    • Over 100 Competitors
    • 34 Volunteers
    • $21,850 raised to support LIFT’s mission in our community
    • Eric Perry, a 2018 LIFT participant, returned as the event speaker
    • Biggest LIFTathon yet!