Welcome to the 2022 USA Powerlifting Athlete Camp at Universal Studios!
USAPL Sanction#: AC-2022-01
Feb 11-14, 2022*
Feb 11: 4pm-7pm (1.5 hours hands-on/active, 1.5 hours classroom)
Feb 12: 8am-5pm (4 hours hands-on/active, 3.5 hours classroom, 90 min lunch)
Feb 13: 8am-5pm (4 hours hands-on/active, 3.5 hours classroom, 90 min lunch)
Feb 14: 8am-5pm (4 hours hands-on/active, 3.5 hours classroom, 90 min lunch)
*Start and End times are final and will not change. Time breakdowns for hands-on and lecture times are approximate and will vary slightly depending on athlete needs. A final schedule will be sent to all participants by 12/31/2021.
Meet Your Instructors
Mental Toughness & Gameday Performance Lead Instructor: Liane Blyn - Director, Sports Performance & Olympic Sports at Arizona State University; 4x IPF World Champion, IPF World Record Holder
Squat Lead Instructor: Arian Khamesi - USAPL National Team Coach: Open Raw; 2018 USA Powerlifting Coach of the Year
Bench Press Lead Instructor: Dr. Sophia Veiras - Doctor of Physical Therapy specializing in Sports Performance and Women's Health, IPF Collegiate World Champion
Deadlift Lead Instructor: Jeremy Hartman - 5x National Champion & Coach to 2 World Record Holders
Equipped Lifting Specialist: Zac Cooper - USAPL National Team Coach: SubJr/Jr Equipped, has coached over 50 National Champion powerlifters
With Special Presentations by
Dr. Layne Norton, Powerlifting Nutrition & Supplementation - PhD in Nutritional Sciences, IPF World Record Holder, Natural Bodybuilder, owner of www.biolayne.com
Jason Wood, Brain-Based Sports Performance and Injury Management - ACSM-CEP, Z-Health Master Trainer specializing in bridging the gap between being released from physical therapy and getting back to competition
To Ensure All Athletes Receive Personalized Instruction, Camp Will be STRICTLY LIMITED to the first 30 people to register!
Early registration for the first 15 registrants: $995 (SOLD OUT). Regular registration: $1295.
All activities will take place at
DoubleTree by Hilton™ at the Entrance to Universal Orlando
5780 Major Boulevard
Orlando, FL 32819
USAPL Room Block Rate: $179/night for single-bed or double-bed rooms. ROOM NOT INCLUDED WITH CAMP REGISTRATION FEE. ALL ATHLETES ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR THEIR OWN TRAVEL, FOOD, & LODGING. Contact Camp Director Rachel Crass if you would like help finding a roommate to split room costs.
Refund Policy: Due to the extremely limited number of spots available, camp registration is not refundable. However, if you are unable to attend, your registration may be transferred to another athlete for a $75 administrative fee. While we will extend a good faith promise to help you find a replacement, we are unable to guarantee a replacement will be found. If the camp needs to be rescheduled due to COVID-19, athletes will be automatically rolled over to the new date.
Questions? E-mail Camp Director Rachel Crass at RachelCWLC@gmail.com. Please allow 24 hours for a response before calling/texting her personal cell phone at 757.652.5348 (E-mails are usually answered within 12 hours.).