Jan 25th (Sunday)

RAW ONLY ALL COMERS OPEN CHAMPIONSHIPS

POWERLIFTING, BENCH PRESS & DEAD LIFT  (Qualifiers for British Championships)

Venue: Cross-Fit, Fight-Science, Maida Gymnasium, Hospital Road, Aldershot, Hampshire GU11 2BT

Entry to BPO by NO later than 4th January            Meet Entry Form

Meet Director : Dean Drury (07909614928)


Feb 7th (Saturday)

SCOTTISH OPEN CHAMPIONSHIPS 

POWERLIFTING, BENCH PRESS & DEAD LIFT ( Qualifiers for British Championships)

Venue: Marine Craft Gym,Woodyard Road

Dumbarton, Dumbartonshire, G82 4GB

Entry to BPO by NO later than 17th January             Meet Entry Form

Meet Director : Darren McCarrroll (07810562713)


Feb 15th (Sunday)

WELSH OPEN CHAMPIONSHIPS

POWERLIFTING, BENCH PRESS & DEAD LIFT (Qualifiers for British Championships)

Venue: Senior Citizens Hall, Ynysderw Road, Pontardawe,

Swansea, West Glamorgan SA8 4EG

Entry to BPO by NO later than 25th January         Meet Entry Forms

Meet Director: Ken Williams (07970625946)


Mar 1st (Sunday)

ENGLAND OPEN CHAMPIONSHIPS 

POWERLIFTING, BENCH PRESS & DEAD LIFT (Qualifiers for British Championships)

Venue: De Vere Village Urban Resort Farnborough Pinehurst Road,

Farnborough, Hampshire GU14 7BF

Entry to BPO by NO later than 8th February     Meet Entry Form

Meet Directors: Alex Punchard (07863999139) Sam O'Boys (07710279939)


Apr 25th & 26th (Sat-Sun)

BRITISH CHAMPIONSHIPS

  POWERLIFTING, BENCH PRESS & DEAD LIFT  (Qualifiers for World & British Championships)

Venue: Alexandria Community Center, Main Street Alexandria, 

West Dunbartonshire G83 ONU Scotland                MEET SCHEDULE

Entry to BPO by NO later than 28th March              Meet Entry Form

Meet Directors: Darren McCarroll  (07810562713) Andrew Cairney (07855443202)


Jun 19th to 21st  (Fri - Sun)

EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIPS 

POWERLIFTING, BENCH-PRESS & DEAD LIFT

Venue: Cross-Fit, Fight-Science, Maida Gymnasium, Hospital Road,

Aldershot, Hampshire GU11 2BT England            MEET SCHEDULE

Entry to BPO by NO later than 22nd May              Meet Entry Form

Meet Directors: BPO EXECUTIVE (0044(0)7770757321)


Sep 6th (Sunday)

UK OPEN CHAMPIONSHIPS

POWERLIFTING, BENCH-PRESS & DEAD LIFT

Venue: Senior Citizens Hall, Ynysderw Road, Pontardawe, Swansea, West Glamorgan SA8 4EG

Entry to BPO by NO later than 16th August            Meet Entry Form

Meet Director: Ken Williams (07970625946)


Oct 25th (Sunday) **Note Date change due to Rugby Cup

INTERNATIONAL : ENGLAND v SCOTLAND v WALES POWERLIFTING TEAMS

Venue: Senior Citizens Hall, Ynysderw Road, Pontardawe, Swansea, West Glamorgan SA8 4EG

Entry to BPO by NO later than 27th September       Meet Entry Form               Criteria Document

Meet Director: Ken Williams (07970625946)


November 14-15 - 2015

POWERLIFTING, BENCH PRESS & DEAD LIFT

2015 WPF WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS POWERLIFTING, BENCH-PRESS & DEAD LIFT

Dates: 14th & 15th November

Best Western Plus Bloomington Hotel,

1901 Killebrew Drive
Bloomington, Minnesota, 55425-1890, USA
Phone: 0011.952/854-8200

Meet Director: Lance Karabel

 Email: toohuge1@hotmail.com

 

The USPF are hosting the above championships and are pleased to invite your Nations lifters to participate in the above championships. To enter, you have to be a Member of the BPO and complete the attached entry form for the above. You are eligible to enter either or all championships by submitting the appropriate entry form(s) and fee(s) for each Championship, to reach the BPO BEFORE the entry closing date of 3rd October 2015.   

 

LIFTERS MUST CHOOSE, EITHER RAW OR SINGLE PLY CHAMPIONSHIPS ON ENTRY FORM, LIFTERS CANNOT ENTER BOTH.

 

HOWEVER, DUE TO THE EMENSE ORGANISATIONAL REQUIREMENTS, THE FOLLOWING CRITERIA WILL NOW APPLY TO EITHER RAW OR SINGLE PLY.

 

NO GUEST LIFTERS OR LATE ENTRIES WILL BE PERMITTED.

 

The body weight class, the rule is specific; "That you can move up one class only if you are overweight however, you are NOT eligible to move down a body weight class".

Minnesota Best Western Hotel:
http://www.bestwesternbloomington.com/mobile/
The venue/hotel is located near the Minneapolis/ St Paul International airport (MSP) and is also located directly across from it is the Mall of America:
http://m.mallofamerica.com/


Official Entry Form      Championship Meeting Schedule    Championship Fees    Championship Rules

Nearest Airport:
Minneapolis/St Paul International Airport. Code (MSP)

 

Details of “DRAFT” Schedule attached. Hotel facilities is the venue in question.   

 
Expected start time for Championships will be 10.00 hours. Therefore, weigh-in will be from 08.00 hours to 09.30 hours at the venue. Lifters requiring 24-hour weigh-in facility should contact the Meet Director for the facility as set out in the “Draft Schedule”.  These details may change, dependent on the final number of entries.

 

Lifters, it is your responsibility to ensure, that you are aware of the WPF rules in your application in the performance of your lifts. Rules for lifting are available on the BPO web site or in hard copy for £10.

 

WEIGH-IN - At the weigh-in, it is a requirement for all athletes to produce proof of age at entry in all age categories, either with you passport or driving license with your photo.

 

ENTRY FEES - Please make your entry fee(s) via BACS to Lance Karabel,  details attached.   (See Fees link Above)

 

INSURANCE

 

Lifters would be prudent to ensure you have your TRAVEL insurance and EXTREME sport insurance cover for the DAY you are competing on, whilst in the USA.

 

Those athletes having a COACH are fully responsible for making them aware of dress code and that NO liability whatsoever shall be incurred on behalf of the Meet Director, WPF, its Officers, Officials or Agents in any circumstances in the event of any accident or injury sustained. They take it upon themselves their participation and activity. Coaches and Visitors are not exempt from paying entry into the championships.

 

Spectators and Coaches are NOT exempt from paying an entry fee to enter these championships. Persons under 16 accompanied with an adult are exempt from payment.


We do hope your Nations lifters are able to join us in the 2015 World championships. We wish you every success in the performance of your lifts and trust you have a fabulous time, make new friends, renew old acquaintance and enhance the camaraderie within our sporting organizations.

 

Yours in our sport,

 

David Carter

President

 

Dec 13th (Sunday)

BRITISH OPEN BENCH PRESS & DEAD LIFT

RECORD BREAKERS CHAMPIONSHIPS

Venue: Cross-Fit, Fight-Science, Maida Gymnasium, Hospital Road,

Aldershot, Hampshire GU11 2BT

Entry to BPO by NO later than 22nd November       Meet Entry Form

Meet Director: Dean Drury (07909614928)