Compete for prizes, ranks, and bragging rights from convenience of your own gym!
Use our app to host your own weightlifting meet. No scorecard table or judges needed!
Bend The Bar Events is the world's first and only app based competition provider for weightlifting and powerlifting. Compete from anywhere in the world in the comfort of your own gym or home. All you need is some weights and a phone/mobile device! BTB offers 2 routes of innovative meets: 1 for the athlete competing remotely and one for gym owner that wants to host a meet.
Athletes: Downloading our patented app gives you the ability to live stream your lifts during competition. These events our conducted exactly like a sanctioned meet, except competitors aren’t in the same room... Declare your weights, adjust the cards, watch for your name to be called, and don’t forget to pay attention to the clock. It’s all there. Just like a regular sanctioned meet.
Bend the Bar is the most interactive way to compete in weightlifting today. Proponents of the sport have acknowledged that this is evolving weightlifting for good. BTB is doing for weightlifting and powerlifting what the Open did for CrossFit and there is no stopping it! Now anyone can compete in weightlifting from anywhere in the world and they don’t ever have to leave there home gym!
Gym Owners: If you want to host a weightlifting or powerlifting meet, our app allows you to efficiently conduct it. Don’t worry about setting up a busy table for scorecards, keeping track of names, calling the next athlete, finding a visual presentation, or finding judges. Finally the unorganized, hectic, and crowded score card table is done with- Coaches and athletes can choose and change their weights straight on their phones during a meet. BTB does it all for you!
Questions on downloading or using our app? Use our contact form here. Remember, we will be live soon so follow us on facebook for updates
If you are a gym owner and interested in hosting an event, give us a shout and we will send you over a demo.
Bend The Bar Events
App based Powerlifting & Weightlifting meets Online
How it works
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The BTB app organizes meets just as if they were conducted in person. Weight divisions for both male and females wil have start times announced to the app ahead of time. Your declared weights will dictate the order of lifting and you can change each attempt up to two times straight on your phone (no cards!). Once its your turn to lift your phone needs to be pointed at you for streaming, and you have one minute to lift.
Once you have our app on any device, you can sign up to compete in our meets on the registration page on the app or this website. It doesnt matter if you are a weightlifter or a powerlifter, there are plenty of events nationwide. If you want to host a meet at your gym, its never been easier. Don't deal with figuring out the cards and setting up spaces for it, the app will do it all for you.
Download our live streaming scorecard app in either the app store or google play. This allows you to compete, declare your weights, and see others lift. View your rankings and brag on social media! Never before has a live streaming function allowed a weightlifting meet to be in the hand of the competitors!
Online weightlifting meets and online powerlifting meets has gone to a new level! App based BTB meets keep all the integrity of a reguler weightlifting meet. Sign up for an event today or allow us to host a weightlifting meet for you at your gym