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Meet Director/Club Start Up Workshop
May 6, 2017 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Have you or your club/school team wanted to host a meet but don’t know where to start?
Do you train with an awesome group of lifters and want to become an official club/team?
Are you a staff member at a high school, college or university and want to formalize your group of powerlifters using your facility and give them an avenue to develop and compete?
Come join us at Seneca College, Markham Campus to find out how to get started as an official OPA club and what’s involved in hosting a sanctioned OPA meet. Take a tour of our facility and a live back stage look at what’s involved with running a meet.
Starting a Club/Team
1. Minimum Requirements (equipment and costs)
2. OPA Standards, Policy and Procedures
4. Longevity and Success
5. Best Practices
6. Q & A
Hosting a Meet
1. Minimum Requirements
2. OPA/CPU/IPF Standards, Policy and Procedures
4. Volunteer Recruitment & Roles/Responsibilities
5. Event Flow
6. Best Practices, Resources & Risk Management
7. Marketing and Promotion
8. Live “Backstage Tour”
9. Q & A
Date: Sat. May 6th, 2017
Location: Seneca College, Markham Campus
8 The Seneca Way, Markham, ONT. L3R 5Y1 (404 and Hwy 7)
Room: Fitness Centre (G level)
Registration Link: https://goo.gl/forms/
Registration Deadline: Monday April 24th,2017