World Powerlifting Federation
 2016 WPF Events

Jan 31st (Sunday)

ENGLAND OPEN CHAMPIONSHIP

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 10th January            Meet Entry Form

Meet Director : Dean Drury (07909614928)


Feb 6th (Saturday)

SCOTTISH OPEN CHAMPIONSHIPS 

POWERLIFTING, BENCH PRESS & DEAD LIFT

( Qualifiers for British Championships)

Venue: Gym, Unit 1, Fleming Court 

Clydebank Business Park

Clydebank, G81 2DR Scotland

Entry to BPO No Later than : 16 January 2016           MEET ENTRY

Meet Director : Andrew Cairney (07855443202)


Feb 21st (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 31st of January         

Meet Director: Ken Williams (07970625946)               Meet Entry Form


Apr 16th & 17th (Sat-Sun)

BRITISH CHAMPIONSHIPS

  POWERLIFTING, BENCH PRESS & DEAD LIFT 

(Qualifiers for World & British Championships)

Venue: Bridgend College, Pencoed, Campus, Bridgend,              Event Schedule

Mid Glamorgan CF35 5LG Wales

Entry to BPO by NO later than 19th March           

Meet Director: Greg Ashford (07540997411)  


May : 28-29

Este evento representa el primer WPF Powerlifting se reúnen en la Columbia Sancionado por la WPF. El  WPF la bienvenida a nuestros hermanos y hermanas en Colombia a nuestra Federación

Venue: Salon de Recreaciones

Calle 11 A No. 72 - 20 - Barrio Villa Alsacia

Bogota, Colombia : Meet Director Hector Camilo Lastra (Telephono) 318 562 9417


June : 25 - 26

 EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIPS  

POWERLIFTING - BENCH - PRESS & DEAD LIFT

Cardiff - Wales

Venue: Dave's Gym 160-162 Cottrell Road, Roath, Cardiff, CF24 3EX, WALES            Map to Meet

Entry to BPO by NO later than:   Entry NO later than 28th May       Meet Entry            Meet Schedule  

Meet Directors: BPO EXECUTIVE (0044(0)7770757321)            Meet Travel and Hotel Assistance


Sep 11th (Sunday)

UK OPEN CHAMPIONSHIPS

POWERLIFTING, BENCH-PRESS & DEAD LIFT

Venue: Senior Citizens Hall, Ynysderw Road, Pontardawe

 Swansea, West Glamorgan SA8 4EG             MEET ENTRY FORM

Entry to BPO by NO later than 21 August          

Meet Director: Ken Williams (07970625946)


Oct 23rd (Sunday) 

TRI-NATIONS INTERNATIONAL

ENGLAND v SCOTLAND v WALES POWERLIFTING TEAMS

 Lifters Notice ----->>  MEET ENTRY CRITERIA 

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

Aldershot, Hampshire GU11 2BT England                       MEET ENTRY FORM

Entry to BPO by NO later than 25th September 

Meet Director: Dean Drury (07909614928) 


November 19-20 - 2016

POWERLIFTING, BENCH PRESS & DEAD LIFT

2016 WPF WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS POWERLIFTING, BENCH-PRESS & DEAD LIFT

Venue: Connaught Leisure Centre, Tongham Road

Aldershot, Hampshire GU12 4AS England

Entry to BPO by NO later than 8th October

Meet Director: BPO Executive

 

The British Powerlifting Organisation is hosting the above championships and are pleased to invite your Nations lifters to participate in the above championships. Entry Requirements are not yet posted. 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 8th October 2016.   

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

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". Please see complete rules section : RULES


2016 Championship Entry               Championship Schedule

Nearest Airport:     London Heathrow          Meet Travel Assistance Links    Map to Meet Venue

 

Details of “DRAFT” Schedule "above".  Aldershot Hotel facilities LINK   

 
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 - Not Yet Released

 

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 2016 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 11th (Sunday)

BRITISH OPEN BENCH PRESS & DEAD LIFT

RECORD BREAKERS CHAMPIONSHIPS

Venue: Crystal Palace National Sports Centre
Ledrington Road, London SE19 2BB England,

Aldershot, Hampshire GU11 2BT                     MEET ENTRY FORM

Entry to BPO by NO later than 20 November      

Meet Director: Sam Minster (07805701346)