Wednesday, February 28, 2018
Tuesday, February 27, 2018
FOR ALL INFORMATION CONTACT: Amy Jackson, 505 Westgate Drive, Aurora, IL 60506
(630) 896-7309 1-866-389-4744. firstname.lastname@example.org
Lifting Session: Rules clinic at 8:30 am every day Referee Clinic 8:15 am every day
Lifting will begin promptly at 9:00am each day
Bench Press & Deadlift
Monday November 5th 9am Raw Bench Press & Raw Deadlift
Weigh-ins: Sunday November 4th 9am-12pm & 3pm-5pm
Tuesday November 6th 9am Single Ply & Multi Ply Bench Press & Single Ply & Multi Ply Deadlift
Weigh-ins: Monday November 5th 9am-12pm & 3pm-5pm
Wednesday November 7th 9am Raw Powerlifting
Weigh-ins: Tuesday November 6th 9am-12pm & 3pm-5pm
Thursday November 8th 9am Raw Powerlifting & Classic Raw Powerlifting
Weigh-Ins: Wednesday November 7th 9am-12pm & 3pm-5pm
Friday November 9th 9am Classic Raw Powerlifting
Weigh-Ins: Thursday November 8th 9am-12pm & 3 pm-5pm
Saturday November 10th 9am Single Ply & Multi Ply Powerlifting
Weigh-Ins: Friday November 9th 9am-12 pm & 3pm -5pm
Sunday November 11th WPO Event via Invite Only
Entry Fee / Registration Deadline:
A fee of $100.00 must accompany the entry form and be in to the WPC Office no later than September 15, 2018. Late entries can be declined. Make checks payable to: APF, 505 Westgate Dr., Aurora, IL 60506. There will be no refunds.
Weight Classes: Men 114, 123, 132, 148, 165, 181, 198, 220, 242, 275, 308, SHW
Kilos 52 56 60 67.5 75 82.5 90 100 110 125 140 140+
Women 97, 105, 114, 123, 132, 148, 165, 181, 198, UNL
Kilos 44 48 52 56 60 67.5 75 82.5 90 90+
Awards will be given to the first three places in each Men’s & Women’s divisions. There will be one Men’s and one Women’s best lifter award based upon entries in each division by formula.
It is my pleasure to announce this year's 35th WPC World Championships. The dates are November 5-10 at the B Resort & Spa in Orlando (Lake Buena Vista) Florida. Enclosed please find the necessary information for the World Championships. We look forward to seeing a team from your country represented.
All details are as follows:
Please fill out all details on the country roster. Each lifter will be allowed one coach in the warm up room. There can only be 3 lifters from each country per weight class and age group.
Entry Deadline- September 15th 2018 Entries must be in by this date.
Entry Confirmation – Please notify the WPC Office regarding your countries attendance as soon as possible. You may notify us by email at email@example.com.
Entry Fee- $100.00
An athlete may enter the Bench Press, Deadlift and the Powerlifting Championships however an entry fee for each is required and the lifter will have to lift in all divisions. Additional divisions are $50 each. Each country must send all entries in one packet – individual entry forms will not be accepted. You may pay entry fees online via Paypal or bank transfer. Please have your athletes sign up for all categories/divisions/events in advance. We will not be accepting cross overs, additions or changes at weigh-ins.
B Resort & Spa, 1905 Hotel Plaza Boulevard, Lake Buena Vista, FL 32830
1-407-828-2828 check out the venue at www.bresortlbv.com
Room rate is $114 per night/includes parking and resort fee. Must reserve prior to October 15th 2018 to receive discount. Mention APF American Powerlifting Federation /WPC World Championships to receive discount. Rate is good for 3 days prior/after the event. Daily parking rate is $18 if not a guest at the hotel.
Hotel will fill fast so make reservation early. Great vacation spot, free shuttle to all the major Disney Parks, Disney Water Parks and walking distance to Disney Springs.
Only Countries on the 2018 WPC Current Standings list will be accepted to enter. If you have not made your 2018 affiliation fee dues you must do so immediately.
2018 WPC World Powerlifting Championships
Meet Directors: Amy Jackson & Rick Lawrence
Monday, February 26, 2018
Saturday, February 17, 2018
Tuesday, February 13, 2018
The web page is up - its just the initial one and a lot more info to go on over the week.
The schedule and all the hotel discount details and WPC Country Heads forms will be added also.
Please note - I will not be accepting individual entries - this MUST be through the country head only unless a lifter does not have a specified country head.
3 warm up rooms - one for each discipline.
Hotel on site
Dedicated registration area.
Individual entrance for each lifter on platform - separate entrance to the auditorium
Graduated auditorium, for 200
1 platform - MAXIMUM attention for each lifter.
This competition is LIFTER FOCUSED - not numbers focused.
If you want to appreciated for the work you have done to compete - then this is the only place to be.
Friday, February 9, 2018
AWPC World Championships dates and venue announced
1st to 5th August 2018
Venue: The Pendulum Hotel and Conference Centre, Sackville St, Manchester M1 3BB
This is right in the centre of Manchester with direct access from Manchester airport and easy direct trains from London, Birmingham and most regional airports.
Entries will only be accepted from country heads for those qualified to enter.
Further details to come next week and web site built in 2 weeks
Please do not book your rooms yet as the hotel is providing a discount rate of bed and breakfast at £65 per night and I am awaiting a special code for you.
Schedules and details to come.
Emma Ylitalo-James Bsc (Hons) Psyche, Msc War and Psychiatry
President of the British Powerlifting Union