Certified USA Powerlifting Platinum gym, USPA affiliate gym, and USA Weightlifting Club Gym
We provide extensive training knowledge, and top of the line equipment in a community and extended family atmosphere. Our members range for 7 years old to 96 years young, including the beginning exercise enthusiast to the competitive athlete.
There are 4 separate workout areas within American Iron Gym; The "Gym" includes machines (Prime, Hammer, EliteFTS, Flex) a functional training area(TRX A frame, kettlebells, medicine balls, bands, stabilization toys, and lots more) plus Curve, Jacobs ladder and Assault bikes for an amazing HIT workout. The Training Hall", home to our Olympic platforms, Mono-Lifts, and Power Racks, competition Ivanko bars and plates, Eleiko bars and plates, and specialized bars.  "The Playground" an outdoor area with sleds, speed area, and strongman equipment. And a separate unit "The Nevada Room: (shaped like the state) with turf, power zone, and compound training.

Gym Hours
Monday through Friday 4:00 am to 9:30 pm
Saturday and Sunday 7:00 am to 4:00 pm
We are open 365 days a year

  limited Holiday Hours


9am to 11am
New Year’s Day
Easter Day
Christmas Day
7am to Noon
Memorial Day
Independence Day
Labor Day
Christmas Eve
New Years Eve






Our next USPA Powerlifting event will take place in November 3rd, 2018.  




USPA Sanction: 

Full Power

Raw-Classic Raw-Single Ply

Limted to 45 Lifters


American Iron Gym Event Venue
650 South Rock Blvd
Reno NV 89502

Saturday, November 3rd, 2018

Session Start time 9 am
1 session, 3 flights 15 lifters in each flight


Open:  1st - 3rd place in each weight class
Junior  1st - 3rd place using wilkes 
Master 40-49, etc.: 1st - 3rd place in each weight class and age group.
Best Lifter: Awards given using wilkes for overall best female and male lifter


Battle at the Marina

September 8th, 2018


The Battle at the Marina will take place in the Scheels parking lot Saturday Septem

Truck Pull

Entry Formber 8th at 9AM.  Registration is live!


Log/Axle/Keg/Dumbbell medley


Car Deadlift

Stone of Steel Series


Weight Classes: Women Under 140/141-181, 181 and over.

Men: Under 185, 186-230, 231 and over

Here are the weights for the events for the upcoming Battle at the marina!
Formatting will be a little weird on here but weights will be listed from Light weight women to heavy weight men.
Yoke/Farmers Medley 70’ each. 60 seconds.
Yoke: 300/350/400/500/575/625
Farmers: 100/125/150/200/225/250
Overhead Medley is Log, Axle, Keg, Circus Dumbbell. 1 rep each for Log, Keg, and Axle. Dumbbell will be for reps. 60 second time limit.
Log: 100/110/120/185/200/225
Axle: 100/110/120/185/200/225
Keg: 100/100/100/185/185/185
CDB: 55/65/75/120/130/140
Car Deadlifts for reps. 60 second time limit. Approximate weight in hand listed.
Car: 350/375/400/500/550/600
Truck Pull for 70’ 60 second time limit.
Truck: Women approx 10k lbs. Men approx 20k lbs.
Stone of Steel over Bar Medley.
Weights will be announced at Rules briefing day of.

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