Oregon City hosts powerlifting meet


Elite Performance Center will hold a powerlifting meet at Oregon City High School Saturday (Sept. 22) at 10 a.m.

The meet will feature competition in three lifts, the squat, bench press and dead-lift. Several local athletes will be taking part, including Adrian Larsen and Colby Strunk from Oregon City. Chris Duffin and Shawn Doyle, two of the top elite powerlifters in the world, will be among those competing.

Spectator admission is $5. Late entrants will be accepted at 8 a.m. Saturday. Entry fees (with late fee included) range from $80 to $100. Participants must be American Powerlifting Association members. Memberships may be purchased at the event.

The event is a fundraiser for the Oregon City High School football program.