State Hall of Fame In order to be inducted into your state’s Strength and Power Hall of Fame as an athlete, all of the below stated qualifications must be met. **Athlete must be a drug free and drug tested participant. If athlete competed before the year 1984, drug use is permissible (although not condoned or endorsed), but must be presently opposed, both publicly and privately, to its use and must not be involved in any way with with banned substances. If the athlete is applying based on post 1984 credentials and accomplishments, he or she must have a resume that reflects a tested performance that meets the criteria stated below 1) Athlete must have won a state championship AND 2) Must have placed no worse than 3rd in a national, international, or world level competition OR 3) Must have won at least three state titles OR 4) Presently or formerly held at least one state, national, or world record AND The athlete must submit a resume with at least one letter from an official representing a drug tested organization or submit a certificate or other form of proof that he or she competed and met the ranking and/or placing qualifications in a drug free organization. An example would be a certificate or magazine article demonstrating a finish no worse than 5th in an organization that actively tests for substance abuse (such as the AAU). There are other forms of proof as well and will be considered for admission once received. *The athlete must demonstrate a high level of character and moral values! *The athlete must have a resume that reflects an effort to grow strength and power sports. Examples of this would be conducting seminars, demonstrations, coaching, engaging in charity events, and other things of the like. *The National Strength and Power Hall of Fame Selection Committee is under no obligation to induct any applicant. Although the selection committee strives to be fair, the process of applicant review remains somewhat subjective and perceptions differ. Applicants are only notified once they have been admitted into the Strength and Power Hall of Fame. Athletes are welcome to reapply as often as he or she likes.