2019 Florida Elite Ranking and Qualification

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Effective 4/3/19, all local competitions, national events, and international events are eligible for Florida Elite ranking. Each Florida Elite Squat (Youth, Junior, Senior) will have its respective qualification period (deadline) which will be: First day after the previous year’s national event and the USAW qualification period (deadline) of the current year’s same event Example: 2019 […]

Frequently Asked Questions – 2018 Team Florida Elite

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Who is eligible? Any athlete registered to the Florida LWC and is qualified for an upcoming National Championship event. The FWF will pull official results from USA Weightlifting’s database (Webpoint) to determine the top ranked athletes in the state of Florida and send out formal invitations based on rank. What are the primary qualification events for […]

2018 Team Florida Elite Eligibility and Selection Procedures

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ELIGIBILITY & SELECTION PROCEDURES: FWF will use official records to determine athlete ranking in the State of Florida (according to webpoint) Team Florida Elite will have 3 national team rosters per year: Youth National Team, Junior National Team, and National Championship Team Top 16 overall youth/junior/senior/masters men and women are considered across all weight categories […]

2017 National Championships Recap: Team Florida Elite

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This past weekend marked a big weekend for our Florida Elite Program. The Florida Weightlifting Federation sent both a women’s and men’s team to compete for the 2017 national title. All of the lifters representing Team Florida Elite had amazing performances which included many top 10 finishes, several podium spots, two national champions, and an American record! […]