WPAL DuBois To Host Winter Warrior Showdown Powerlifting Meet In January, Registration Now Open

(WPAL DuBois)

The Western Pennsylvania Police Athletic League (WPAL) is thrilled to announce that the Winter Warrior Showdown, powerlifting meet is returning to DuBois.

This year’s event will take place on Saturday, January 22nd, 2022. 

Weigh-ins will be held on Friday January 21st from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Saturday January 22nd from 7 a.m. to 8 a.m.

Powerlifting will begin at 9 a.m. Saturday. The event is non-sanctioned, but will follow USA Powerlifting Meet Rules and Regulations.

The meet will feature both a Full Power Meet (Squat, Bench Press and Deadlift), the Iron Man (Bench and Deadlift) competition and a Bench Only contest.  Awards will be given to the Top three place finishers  in each age/weight class, in  the Full Power meet and to the Top finisher only in the Bench and Iron Man contests.

Ages Groups include:14-16; 17-18; 19-35 OPEN;35+ Submaster.

Male Weight Classes include: 125-144;145-164;165-184;185-204;205-224;225-244;245-275;275+.

Female Weight Classes include: 105-124; 125-144;145-164; 165-184;185+.

The cost is as follows:

Early Registration (By December 31st, 2021)

Full Power (All 3 Lifts) $60

Iron Man (Bench/Deadlift) $40

Bench Only $30

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Late Registration (January 1st, 2022 – January 22nd, 2022)

Full Power (All 3 Lifts) $70

Iron Man (Bench/Deadlift) $50

Bench Only $40

We ask that you Pre-register for this event, as there are a limited number of spaces available. Register Online at

We are in need of your help to make this a successful fundraiser. Please consider Sponsorship of this Event. We are also accepting donations of cash or prizes to help. Donations and sponsorship checks can be mailed to 37 E Long Ave, DuBois, PA 15801. 

Proceeds benefit the WPAL Fitness Center in Downtown DuBois, which is a part of the Western Pennsylvania Police Athletic League, a 501(c)3 Not for Profit Organization.

Please contact us with any questions at (814)-299-7640 or email .

We thank you for your support and cannot wait to see you there.