Bench Press Competition 2020

First Annual Bench Press Competition; Thursday, March 5, 7 - 9 p.m.

Test your strength and compete against others in your weight class at our first annual Bench Press Competition held at the Health and Recreation Center (Building M) in the Field House, Court D (M1200) from 7 p.m. - 9 p.m.

Weighs-in must be completed at the Health and Recreation Center (M2400) on the day of the event (March 5) from 4 p.m. – 6 p.m. (no exceptions). 

Click here to register online.

Harper Students and Health and Recreation Center Members: $10

Non-Members: $20

Day of the Event Price Increase: $5

Event Details

  • male and female categories (winners receive a bench press trophy!)
  • 3 reps to get max weight
  • official rules

Questions regarding the Bench Press Competition can be directed to (847) 925-6825 or email

Note: Must be 18 years or older with a valid I.D. to participate along with signed waiver. 

Last Updated: 4/27/22