2016 USA Weightlifting National and International Calendar

Here’s a quick reference guide of the 2016 USA Weightlifting National and International Calendar. Once the National University Championships and the American Open are announced, they will be added.




Feb. 18-21 National Junior Championships Philadelphia, PA
Mar. 4-6 Arnold International Columbus, OH
Mar. 9-13 Manuel Suarez 17&U International Tournament Matanzas, Cuba
Mar. 20-25 IWF Grand Prix 6th Russian Federation Cup TBD, Russia
Apr. 7-10 Test Event for Rio Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
May 5-8 National Championships / US Olympic Team Trials Salt Lake City, UT
June 4-11 Pan Am Championships Barranquilla, Columbia
June 23-26 National Youth Championships Austin, TX
June 24-July 2 Junior World Championships Tbilisi, Georgia (country)
Aug. 5-16 Olympic Games Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Sep. 22-25 National University Championships
National 25 & Under Championships
Baton Rouge, LA
Oct. 20-25 Youth World Championships Penang, Malaysia
Nov. 13-17 FISU World University Championships Merida, Mexico
Dec. 8-11 American Open Championships Orlando, FL