Dear all,

Please find attached the qualification guidelines for The World Games 2022 in Birmingham, AL, USA.

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We´re looking forward to seeing you all at The Arnold Classic 2021 in Sevilla, Spain on 17th to 19th September.

However, with less than two weeks to…

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Dear IPF Members,

This is a reminder for the nominations for the Arnold Classics UK with the deadline of the preliminary nominations on 3rd August…

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Dear friends of powerlifting,

We are very sad to report of the passing of Masako Okumura from Japan. Masako passed away at the age of 90. She was…

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Dear all,

The following logos are not approved anymore that was on the IPF Approved list:

  • German Powerlifting Distr.
  • Kappi
  • Progressive…
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IOC Programmes

Have a look at some IOC Programmes such as

Athletes Learning Gateway

Athlete Career Programme

Olympic Athletes Hub

Presidents Corner

I was recently invited by the Iran Powerlifting Federation to Tehran.

One of the top priorities on the mission was to visit the Rezabehesht Charity Foundation. This is a centre for disabled athletes which supports athletes from many sports in
providing the adequate training facilities for them. In the centre all athletes also receive medical support as well as professional guidance for their training. The whole centre will be financed via charity events.
"When I arrived, the staff and the present athletes had a very warm welcome for our delegation.“

"I was really impressed about the high standard of the centre, the professionalism and the dedication to strength training. I also realised that the responsible persons who are running the center are doing this with passion and supporting all athletes from kids age up to senior level. This is a role model how such a centre should work“.

I will continue my visit in Iran in meeting with sport authorities from the sports ministry and NOC as…

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