Events

The 2016 CKA NATIONALS will be held under the unified rules and regulations of International Union of Kettlebell Lifting (IUKL)

Rules & Regulations of the AKA/ IUKL will be followed. Ranks will be awarded based on the AKA/IUKL Ranking chart as well as the new AAKA rank system events.

BELLS– **Mixed Bells will be used for this event** . This means bell handles will vary from 33mm- 35mm. Lifters can select their own bell handle preference Nationals 2016 will not be a “Bring your own Bell” event – All Bells are provided.

HOWEVER please note – weight categories for the competition may be combined based on numbers. This will not affect your ability to achieve rank in the category you officially weighed in at.

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RANKING TABLES

ADDITIONAL RANK INFO

OFFICAL 2016 EVENTS– 

MEN’S COMPETITION  & RANKING EVENTS- ( 10 min sets) 

Double Kettlebell Long Cycle /  Bell Weights=12kg- 32kg

Single Kettlebell Long Cycle (OALC) / Bell Weights=12kg – 32kg

Double Kettlebell Biathlon /  Bell Weights= 12kg – 32kg

Single Biathlon / Bell Weights = 12kg – 32kg

Snatch Only ( 1 Switch) Bell Weights = 12kg – 32kg

Competition Weight categories=

up to 58, 63kg, 68kg, 73kg, 78kg, 85kg, 95kg, 105kg, 105+ kg

Additional Bell weights – 6kg, 8kg (under 16)

Men’s Qualifying Events= Long Cycle + Biathlon ( 2 arm jerk + Snatch) 

24kg ( Amateur)

32kg ( Professional)

24kg Veteran ( 44-59 yrs) , 16kg Veteran (60-74 yrs), 12kg Veteran ( 75+ yrs)

24 kg Junior Amateur, 32kg Junior Professional (under 22yrs)

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Charlie Long Cycling the 28’s

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

WOMEN’S COMPETITION & RANKING EVENTS ( 10 min sets)

Single Kettlebell Long  Cycle (OALC)  / Bell Weights = 6kg – 28kg

Double Kettlebell Long Cycle  /Bell weights = 8kg – 24kg

Single Kettlebell Biathlon /Bell Weights= 6kg – 28kg

Double Kettlebell Biathlon / Bell Weights= 8kg – 24kg

Snatch Only ( Single Switch) / Bell Weights = 6kg – 28kg

Competition Weight categories=

up to 58kg, 63kg, 68kg, 68+kg

Women’s Qualifying Event = Snatch ( Single Switch)

16kg ( Amateur)

24kg ( Professional)

16kg Veteran ( 35-49 yrs) , 12kg Veteran (50-59 yrs), 8kg Veteran (60+ yrs)

16kg Junior Amateur, 24kg Junior Professional (under 22yrs)

Surya rocking out the 20kg bell at the 2012 Event.

Surya rocking out the 20kg bell at the 2012 Event.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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NEW for 2016……..PARA-LIFTING Adapted Kettlebell Sport Events