The highlights show from the IPF Open Equipped Powerlifting World Championships in Stavanger, Norway will be shown TODAY, 22nd November at 6pm CET on…

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Today, representatives of the IPF gave a presentation at the virtual AGM of the International Masters Games Association (“IMGA”).  We are delighted to…

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The 2021 World Open Powerlifting Championships are underway in Stavanger, Norway.  The entire competition is being streamed live on the Olympic…

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The IPF announces Powerlifting America as the new federation for the United States of America.  Powerlifting America was approved as a provisional…

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Stavanger, 7th November 2021

The IPF held an Extraordinary General Assembly at 1400 hrs on 7th November 2021 in Stavanger, Norway to hear a motion to…

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Presidents Corner

Dear members of the IPF,

The European University Sports Association (EUSA) attended the recent European University Cup in France and they are very excited to work together with us.  A Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) has been signed with EUSA as we share a joint belief that university sport is the key for recruitment of new powerlifters and gives us a lot of opportunities to grow our sport.

It is a great honour for us to have been accepted by the International University Sports Federation (FISU) to take part at the first FISU World Powerlifting Championships next year in Moscow. We have worked very hard on this, and it has been always a requirement from the IOC Sports department to be recognized by FISU so this a significant achievement for us.

We will work with the Regional University Federations as well to make sure we become much more involved with university sport at all levels.  It is very important that our national federations recognize the importance of this and take…

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