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International Teams

See current and upcoming World/International Team members here!

Latest Results
Edmonton Oil Cup, Edmonton AB, May 14
Niagara Open, St. Catharines ON, May 14
Rimouski Open, Rimouski QU, May 7
BLM Spring Showdown, Abbotsford BC, April 30
PEI Jr/Sub-Jr Provs/Warrior Ludus Open, Charlottetown, Aprl 30
Challenge for the Children's, Montreal, April 23
Bell River Open, Belle River ON, April 23
Bell River High School meet, Belle River ON, April 21

International Events
18-21 May World Open, Sub-Jun, Jun, Master Classic Bench Championships Potchefstroom, RSA
27-29 May Arnold Sports Fest, Johannesburg RSA
19-26 June IPF Classic World Championships, Sub-Junior, Junior, Open, Masters, Killeen, Texas
5 July 14th NAPF General Assembly, Cancun, Mexico
11-17 July 1st University Powerlifting World Cup, Minsk, Belarus
16-21 Aug 14th Annual NAPF North American Regional Championships, St. Croix, US Virgin Islands
29 Aug-3 Sep World Sub Juniors & Juniors Championships Wroclaw, Poland
2-8 Oct Men's and Women's Masters World Championships, Tallinn, Estonia
12-16 Oct IPF Coaching Certification, La Manga, Spain
27-29 Oct 10th NAPF/FESUPO Pan-Am Regional Bench Champs., San Jose, Costa Rica (new date)
13-19 Nov Men's and Women's World Championships Orlando, Florida USA
June 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.

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Calendar of Events

Niagara Open
May 14/15, St. Catharines
MD: Glyn Moore
Note 90 lifter cap

May 14, Edmonton, AB
Meet Director: Shane Martin
Entry Form: In Adobe PDF

May 21, Regina, Saskatchewan
MD's: Tyler Harnett and Denis LaBreche of Mettle PTC (
Entry form in Word or PDF

Toronto Pro Supershow
June 4-5, Toronto ON.

Nova Scotia Provincials
June 4 & 5, Sackville Sports Stadium, Lower Sackville, NS
Entry Link:

Alberta Provincials
June 10 - 12, Cold Lake AB
MD: Brody Laybolt
Contest Enty Form is here

10th Annual Ottawa Open
June 11 and 12, Ottawa, Ontario
MD: Sandro D'Angelo 613-769-7747

Ste-Marie Sport Festival
June 11 2016, Ste-Marie, QC
Meet diector: Daniel Royer
For info: Louis Levesque

2016 Newfoundland and Labrador Open and Masters PL and PB Provincials
June 11, St. John's NL
Meet Director: Tom Kean,
Entry form in Word or PDF

Portage Strength Classic
June 18, Southport, MB
MD's: Brock Haywood 204 886-3860 Travis Mattice, 204 870 9521
Entry form in Word or PDF

2016 BCPA Provincial Championships
June 25-26, Surrey BC
MD: Gabe Festing
Details and Entry form are here.

Central Quebec PL & BP #2
July 9, 345 rue du Moulin (Door 86), Drummondville, QC
Director: Francois Pellerin
Ph: 819-850-5626, email:

London Open
July 9, London, ON

Ottawa Summer Showcase
16 July 2016, Ottawa, ON
Meet Directors: Chris Fudge & Maggie Rafferty

2016 Trench Fitness Open
July 23, Regina, SK
MD: Neil Tkatchuk,
Entry form in Word or PDF

4th Annual Bay Noppers Memorial
July 31, 2016, Fitness Town, Edmonton, AB
Meet Director: Lewis Noppers
Entry form in Word or PDF
Meet is FULL, waiting list entries only accepted.

2016 Taranis Athletics Open
Aug 7, Victoria, BC
Meet Director: Sean Janzer

Saguenay Open PL & BP
Aug 7, Jonquière, QC
MD: Joel Boulianne
Entry form:

Western Canadian Championships
Aug 19-21, Kamloops BC
Gabe Festing
Details and Entry is here.

2016 ATP Open
Aug 27 Sydney NS
Peter Siepierski,, 902-371-1090
Entry form in Word or PDF

Durham Summer Classic 2
August 28, Pickering ON

Orangeville Open 3 lift and Bench Press
Sept 10, Orangeville, ON
MD James Newton,

North Bay Open
September 18, North Bay ON

Eastern Canadian Championships
Sept 23-24, St. John's NL
Jeff Butt,
Entry form in MS Word or Adobe PDF

2016 Fall Classic
Mid October, Abbotsford BC
Meet Director: Brian Rock
Entry form coming soon

2016 BLM Gord Pronick Invitational
Nov 26, Abbotsford
Meet Director: Joel Klassen

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

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

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