The 7th Annual California Open Kettlebell Sport Lifting Championship

serving as the:

2019 IKO World Championships

This year the Cali Open is moving north to the San Francisco Bay Area! We are thrilled to welcome you all to our new home and to break in the place with our favorite event ever.

Only Kettlebell Kings Bells will be used.

All bells for competition will be provided.

The award for The Worlds Absolute Best Kettlebell Club is on the line!

This is your opportunity to represent your club on the world stage. This is not a competition of nations. This is a competition of Kettlebell Lifting Clubs and their teams.

Jerk relay only on 2/23, 5 ppl 3 min each $30/team

Snatch is 10 min only and everything else is either 5 or 10 min

2 flights per day for 5 min events

Any flight with less than 3 competitor will place with the next weight class up.  Place awarded with total rep, if same rep between class the lighter class wins.

The Top 10 scores per team will be counted in calculation for the team prize. This means that if a team has one lifter that competes 3 times and has team high scores in all 3 events, all 3 scores will count toward the team prize.

There will be no refunds of registration.

Register Here

Weigh In will be on Thursday, February 21, 2019 from 4-8PM


Weigh In

Thursday, February 21, 2019 4-8pm

Location: OKC Gym


Long Cycle

Friday, February 22, 2019

Location: OKC Gym


Jerk and Jerk Relay

Saturday, February 23, 2019

Location: OKC Gym



Sunday, February 24, 2019

Location: OKC Gym

The Location of The Cali Open This Year is:

The OKC Sport and Fitness Center

4425 Linden St, Oakland CA 94608


Where To Fly in


Oakland International Airport

You can take the bart train. This airport is close enough to take an UBER.


San Francisco International Airport

We suggest you take the Bart Train. Pittsburgh Bay Point Line to MacArthur Bart.