CPU Coaching Certification

Are you looking to become a certified coach in the CPU?
Look to this page for more information and Register for the course!

Toronto Pro SuperShow! The Canadian Powerlifting Union is pleased to announce the addition of a special event to the 2017 CPU calendar. On May 27-28, the CPU with international sanction from the North American Powerlifting Federation, will host the Toronto Pro Super Show Powerlifting Championships. The two day event will showcase the best in North America in Classic and Equipped lifting for full powerlifting and also benchpress and deadlift only. Full event qualifying criteria and details can be found on the official invitation pinned to the top of the event Facebook page. Entry deadline for selection is March 31, 2017

For more info: facebook.com/2017-Toronto-Pro-Super-Show-Powerlifting-Championships

International Teams

See current and upcoming World/International Team members here!

Latest Results
Belle River Open, Belle River ON, May 13
Calgary Spring Open, Calgary AB, May 7
Lab Spring Classic, Toronto, May 6
MM Performace Open, Paradise NL, April 29
Westman Classic, CFB Shilo, MB, April 22
Synergy Open, Saskatoon SK, April 16

International Events
22-27 May IPF Equipped Bench Worlds, Kaunas, Lithuania
27-28 May NAPF Toronto Pro Supershow, Toronto ON
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
26-29 OctNAPF Bench Championships, Hamilton, ON
13-19 NovIPF Open Worlds, Prague, Czech Rep.
June 6-17IPF Classic World Powerlifting, Sub-Junior, Junior, Open and Masters, Calgary Alberta
Date TBAIPF Classic World Powerlifting, Sub-Junior, Junior (EQ), Moose Jaw, SK

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 2017 calendar with all deadline dates marked.

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

CPU Lapel Pins Now Available!

     $5.00 each. (all Team Canada members get one free)


Calendar of Events

War of the West
May 20, Regina, SK
MD: Tyler Harnett. mettleptc@gmail.com
Click here for Online Entry Form

Scarborough Spring Classic
May 20, Scarborough ON
MD: Justin Alfante/Walter Cariazo barbell@afterburnfitness.ca

NSPL Provincials
May 27, Bedford, NS
Registration: https://raceroster.com/events/2017/11828/nspl-provincials-2017

Challenge for Children's
May 27th, Montreal, QC
MD : Kacey Baines kaceyrose@me.com
Entry : http://www.fqd-quebec.com/meets/upcoming/95/details

June 3, Ottawa ON
MD: Sandro D'Angelo and Jackson Spencer (sandrodangelo@rogers.com)

London Open
June 3, London ON (date not yet confirmed)
MD: Michael Knott mike.knott@outlook.com

Manitoba Provincial Championships
June 3, Winnipeg MB
MD: Brock Haywood, (204) 886-3860, subrhaywood@outlook.com
Contest entry form in MS Word or Adobe PDF

June 17-18, Courtice ON
MD: Barry Antoniow bantoniow@hotmail.com

BCPA Provincial Championships
June 10-11, Surrey BC
MD: Gabe Festing gfesting@gmail.com
Registration via the BCPA website: bc-powerlifting.com/calendar/

Niagara Open
June 10-11, St. Catharines ON
MD: Glyn Moore
(Meet is full)

APU Provincial Championships
July 8-9, 2017, Edmonton AB
MD: Shane Martin (mr.shane.c.martin@gmail.com)
Register via the APU website: www.powerliftingab.com/upcoming-events.html

Apex Summer Showdown
July 8, North York ON
MD: Carlo Torres/Du Nguy ectorres92@gmail.com

Special Olympics BC Summer Games
July 12, 2017, Kamloops BC
MD: Gabe Festing (gfesting@gmail.com)

Bent Iron Blitz
July 13, 2017, Kamloops BC
MD: Zack Currie (zack_currie6@hotmail.com)
Registration via the BCPA website: bc-powerlifting.com/calendar/

NL Provincial and Bench Press Provincials
and Special Olympics Summer Games

July 14-15, Metabolic Meltdown, Paradise, NL
MD’s: Tom Kean (709)351-2767 and Jeff Butt (709)597-2945
Entry form in MS Word or Adobe PDF

Ottawa Summer Showcase
July 15, 2017, Ottawa ON
MD: Chris Fudge, christopher.fudge@goodlifefitness.com

Trench Open
July 22, Regina, SK

PEIPLA Provincials  
Aug 5, Summerside PEI
MD's: Justin Smith and John MacDonald
Email: justinsmith902@gmail.com
Entry form in MS Word or Adobe PDF

Lift the Rock Powerlifting Championships
August 06, Victoria, BC
MD: Stephanie Needham (sneedhams@shaw.ca)
Registration via the BCPA website: bc-powerlifting.com/calendar/

4th Bay Noppers Memorial
Aug 6, Edmonton AB
MD: Lewis Noppers
Entry via the APU Calendar page.

Saguenay Open 2017
Aug 6, Jonquière, QC
MD : Joel Boulianne
Entry link www.fqd-quebec.com/meets/upcoming/99/details

Central Canadian Championships
Aug 18-20, Quebec City
Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/2017CPUCentrals
Entry Form: https://goo.gl/forms/ZjI996bNV2RdgUGn2

Top Dawgs Open
Aug 26, Welland ON
MD: Josh Gervais/Glyn Moore

Western Canadian Championships
Sept 8-10, Winnipeg MG
MD: Brock Haywood
Details to follow.

North Bay Open
Sept 24, North Bay ON
MD's: Ron Dillig, Larry Sheppard

Saskatchewan Provincials
October 7-8, Regina, SK

Eastern Canadian Championships
Oct 27-28, Halifax NS
MD: Ryan Kells, ryankells@hotmail.com
Registration via Raceroster (Opens July 1)

DVP Hamilton Open 2017
October 29, Hamilton ON
MD: Linda McFeeters linda.mcfeeters@gmail.com

Open/Masters PL/BP Championship and Parapowerlifting
November 10-12, Courtice ON
MD: Sandro D'Angelo/Barry Antoniow, sandrodangelo@rogers.com

Last Chance Powerlifting Meet
December 31, Moose Jaw, SK

2018 CPU National Championships
19-26 Feb, Calgary AB
MD: Avi Silverberg

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

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