Raider Open Recap   Recently updated !

At the Raider Open we saw a lot of great lifting!   This was one of the largest meets ever with 191 lifters.   Thanks to all the volunteers who helped make this happen. Complete Results


Registration for Raider Open 1

Registration is now open for the Raider High School Open on January 15th.  Athletes need to fill out the online registration form (see link below).  You must fill out the paper version with the entry fee and bring those two things (form & fee) to the meet.  Entry forms will not […]


Minnesota Football Showcase

Congrats to weightlifters Eric Rousemiller of Lakeville South and Mason Hofstedt of Cannon Falls on being selected to play in the Minnesota Football Showcase game held on Saturday at US Bank Stadium.  The all-star game featured the top football players in the state, and both Eric and Mason represented the […]


State Championships Set for March 12

After Saturday’s Last Chance Qualifier in Caledonia, the field for the High School State Championships is set.  In order to qualify for the state meet, athletes must be ranked in the top three for their weight class or have lifted the qualifying total required for their weight class.  On the […]


National Champs Again!

Weightlifters from throughout the state joined forces this weekend to compete together as Team Minnesota at the USA Weightlifting National Junior Championships in Philadelphia.  The defending team champs once again brought home the team tiles for both the men’s and the women’s divisions!  Leading the way for the men was […]


Team Minnesota Set To Defend National Titles   Recently updated !

Team Minnesota travels to Philadelphia this weekend to compete at the USA Weightlifting National Junior Championships and to defend its national team titles from last year. All meet and competition information can be found HERE. Live video will be available to watch HERE.   Here are the teams’ rosters for […]


Great Lifting At Lakeville   Recently updated !

The Lakeville High School Open was hosted this past Saturday by the Lakeville South Weightlifting Club. The meet was held at Kenwood Trail Middle School as an “overflow” meet next to the Blaze Open, held on the same day. There were teams from Cannon Falls, Red Wing, Winona and Prior […]


Weightlifting Expansion Continues in Moorhead

The first annual Moorhead High School Weightlifting Meet was a great jump start to the sport of weightlifting on the western side of MN. This competition had a mixture of North Dakota lifters as well as Minnesota competitors. We did have to share the fieldhouse with a few weekend basketball […]


Referees Needed For Lakeville Meet

Urgent ALL CALL for Referees!  We are in desperate need for certified refs for the Lakeville meet this weekend and do not have any signed-up yet.  Please contact Chris Rousmiller  directly by email: rous1815@isd194.org to volunteer.


Raider Open Continues To Grow

The annual Raider High School Open was held on Saturday in Northfield.  This was an great meet, and one of their largest ever.  With 137 athletes competing, they ran three platforms for the first time.  It took lots of volunteers to help, and the action was awesome!  Burnsville had 16 […]