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International Teams

See current and upcoming World/International Team members here!

Latest Results
Pronick Open, Abbotsford BC, Nov 27
Newfoundland Junior Provincials, Paradise NL, Nov 26
YMCA Open, Sydney NS, Oct 22
Quebec Provincial Championships Drummondville, Nov 12
Powersurge 7, Edmonton AB, Nov 12
OPA Open/Master Championships, St. Catharines, Nov 11-13

International Events
4-6 Mar Arnold Sports Fest, Columbus, OH
5-9 Apr IPF Coaching Certification, LaManga Spain
19-22 Apr IPF Classic Bench Worlds, Killeen TX
22-27 May IPF Equipped Bench Worlds, Kaunas, Lithuania
14-25 Jun IPF Classic Powerlifting Worlds, Minsk, Belarus
4 Jul NAPF General Assembly, Orlando FL
5-8 Jul North Am/Pan Am Championships, Orlando FL
10-15 Jul IPF University World Cup, Potchefstroom, S.Africa
20-30 Jul IWGA World Games, Wroclaw, Poland
27 Aug-3 Sep IPF Jun/Sub-Jun Worlds(EQ), Orlando FL
10-17 Sep Commonwealth Championships, Potchefstroom, S.Africa
2-7 OctIPF Master Worlds(EQ), Sundsvall, Sweden
2-5 NovNAPF Bench Championships, Toronto, ON
13-19 NovIPF Open Worlds, Prague, Czech Rep.
June 6-17 IPF Classic World Powerlifting, Sub-Junior, Junior, Open and Masters, Calgary Alberta

Interested in lifting at an IPF Worlds or other international event? Look Here for details on qualifying, entering, forms, fees etc. Entry Deadline for all is 90 days prior, NO EXCEPTIONS

Look here for the full 2016 calendar with all deadline dates marked.

Live Video
Live video and session results for IPF World events are broadcast from the Goodlift site.

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Calendar of Events

Kings Country Open / PEI Open-Master Provincials
Dec 3, Montague, PE
MD: Jeri Munro –
Contest entry Form in MS Word or Adobe PDF

2016 Last Chance Powerlifting & Bench Press Championships
December 10, Moose Jaw
MD: Rhaea Stinn,
Entry Form:

Central Canadian Championships
January 6-8, Guelph ON
MD: Mark Giffin,
Venue: Holiday Inn Guelph Hotel and Conference Centre.

Contest Website (with Entry Form):


UBC Weightlifting and Powerlifting Club New Year"s Championships
January 14th 2017
UBC Student Union Building, Vancouver
Meet Director: Elizabeth Hu, Email:
Entry Form:

Barrie Open
Jan 21, Barrie ON
MD: Garrett Bentley and Taylor Shadget.
Phone 705 8282 2135

Brickhouse Power Challenge
Feb 4, 2017, Winnipeg MB
MD's: Brock Haywood, (204) 886-3860
Paul Taylor, (204) 997 4026,
MS Word or Adobe PDF

CPU National Championships
March 12-18, Saguenay QU
MD: Joel Boulianne

Facebook page:
Website info page:

Ottawa Summer Showcase
July 15, 2017, Ottawa ON
MD: Chris Fudge,

Info on Ontario Meets can be found on the OPA's website.

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