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Benching to Break Barriers

Benching to Break Barriers

Stonehill College Strength and Conditioning is hosting a fundraiser

Benching to Break Barriers
on Saturday, December 2nd  @ 11:00 a.m. in the Varsity Weight Room.


The event aims to raise awareness for sexual assault and domestic violence with all proceeds and donations assisting Penelope's Place; a Brockton based non-profit organization that provides health and human services to Southeastern Massachusetts.

A minimum donation of $10.00 is required for all participants.

The event features a weight lifting competition where teams comprised of five students will compete in the bench press. Each competitor gets to choose his/her weight and perform as many repetitions as he/she can. The total pounds lifted by each team will be calculated to find average relative strength (total weight lifted/ body weight) of each team.

There will be prizes awarded to...

the athletic team with the most donations raised

highest weight average both male and female

best team costumes

most spirited team.


Please print, complete and bring this wavier with you on  December 2nd.

Prices range from $10.00 to $1,000.00 (price depends on options selected)

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