Holly Leech   
Commandant Office Manager

P:  (540) 464-7313
F: (540) 464-7748
E: leechhc@vmi.edu

Commandant's Office
Virginia Military Institute
Jackson Arch, Barracks
Lexington, VA 24450

Powerlifting Club

Powerlifting is a strength sport consisting of three lifts, the squat, the bench press, and the deadlift.  The lifter is given three attempts to achieve a maximum weight lifted in each of the three lifts.  The lifter is judged by total amount of combined weight lifted in each of the three lifts. Athletes compete in ten different weight classes ranging from 114lbs. all the way to 275lbs.+.