If, because of lack of strength, a person has to choose between standing during chazaras hashatz or standing for k’ri’as haTorah, it is better to stand for chazaras hashatz.
Shabbos Bulletin Parshas Shoftim 5779 and Tefilla Halacha
About the Author: Lev Seltzer
Lev Seltzer has been a member of Beis Tefillah from just a short time after its founding. He currently manages the BTYA.org website, and can be found every morning in the BTYA "Vasikin Room" where he is the gabbai of the minyon.