COLD IRON BARBELL AT YOUTH EMPOWERED SPORTS CLUB WILL BE HOSTING AN AAU (AMATEUR ATHLETIC UNION) EVENT TO BE HELD IN SOLVANG, CA JULY 23RD AND JULY 24TH.
The AAU Junior Olympic Games are open to all athletes 19 and under. Other events include Single Lift Championships, Strong Man and Feats of Strength Competition for athletes of all ages.
Solvang’s local Team Pretty Strong has been training hard, and they are looking forward to competing at their home gym. They lifted earlier this year in Laughlin, Nevada, and set many AAU records. They are raising funds to attend the AAU World Championships in September at the Rio Hotel in Las Vegas.
Lifting starts on Saturday at 9:30 a.m.
Spector fees are $10 per adult and $5 for children.
Monies raised go toward travel expenses for their youth lifters.