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Olympic / Powerlifting

About

Auburn University Campus Recreation is excited to introduce Olympic lifting and powerlifting in our new, state-of-the-art facility. The entrance is located in the southeast corner of the recreation center facing Beard-Eaves Memorial Coliseum.  This facility comes complete with four Olympic lifting platforms with full racks, specialty barbells, bumper plates, chalk, jerk table, and more. This is a monitored, controlled space where members who meet specific criteria may perform Olympic and power lifts and reserve their training space and time in advance.

Who Can Apply for Access

Members of the Recreation and Wellness Center that have a sound background in Olympic lifting and/or powerlifting are encouraged to test out and utilize the new facility. Members may reserve platforms up to three times per week, seven days in advance.

Personal Weightlifting Training and Small Group Coaching

Olympic weightlifting and powerlifting one-on-one coaching and small group trainings are available for anyone who is interested in learning or honing their skills with an experienced coach. 

Olympic Weightlifting

This technique based class will cover everything you need to know to perform the Olympic weightlifting movements safely and efficiently. Those movements are the Snatch, Clean, and Jerk. We will cover weightlifting specific warm ups, stretches, technique exercises, and more to improve your knowledge and technique in weightlifting. The goal if this class is to graduate you to using Auburn's new Olympic/Powerlifting facility on your own!

Powerlifting

This technique based class will cover everything you need to know to perform the Powerlifting movements safely and efficiently. We will cover powerlifting specific warm ups, stretches, technique exercises, and more to improve your knowledge and technique in weightlifting. The goal of this class is to graduate you to using Auburn's new Olympic/Powerlifting facility on your own!

Powerlifting Clinic

  • October 20, 2 - 3:30 p.m.

    Fees

    $25 per month

    $50 per semester 

    Orientation Schedule

    Orientations take approximately 30 minutes to complete. Sign up for an orientation time here.

    OPL Hours of Operation

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