Powerlifting America

High School National Championship


April 19 – 21, 2024

Venue and Hotel:

The Powerlifting America High School National Championships will be held at the Hilton New Orleans Airport, the official hotel for this championship.


Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport (MSY) is just 5.3 miles (13 minutes) away from the Hilton New Orleans Airport. The hotel provides a 24-hour complimentary shuttle service to and from the airport.


The Hilton New Orleans Airport has a special group rate of $159 + tax available two days before the event through 2 days after the event.



All support suits, shirts, wraps, belts, singlets, and knee sleeves must be on the IPF Approved List.
IPF Approved List


All registered lifters are subject to drug testing before or after the competition from USADA.


An Official Qualifier for:

  • 2024 IPF World Classic & Equipped Sub-Junior and Junior Championship – St. Julian’s, Malta
  • 21st Annual NAPF North American Powerlifting Championships – Scottsdale, AZ, USA

Tentative Schedule of Events:

Friday, April 19th, 2024:
All JV Lifters, Classic and Equipped

Saturday, April 20th, 2024:
Varsity Classic and Equipped
Female 43kg, 47kg, 52kg, 57kg, 63kg
Male 53kg, 59kg, 66kg, 74kg, 83kg

Sunday, April 21st, 2024:
Varsity Classic and Equipped
Female 69kg, 76kg, 84kg, 84+kg
Male 93kg, 105kg, 120kg, 120+kg

*Subject to Change

Important Dates:

Early Bird Entry Deadline: Monday, January 1, 2024, 11:59 pm ET ($145)
Regular Entry Deadline: Friday, March 1, 2024, 11:59 pm ET ($165)
Late Entry Deadline: Friday, March 29, 2024, 11:59 pm ET ($185)

Weight Class Change Deadline: Friday, April 5, 2024, 11:59 pm ET
*Please email all weight class changes to [email protected]