Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority (ASADA)_2020 UPDATES

By powerlif / December 14, 2019 / 0 Comments

   1. ASADA Level 2 anti-doping education course  ASADA’s Level 2: 2020 anti-doping course is now live and available on ASADA eLearning. The course is for athletes, support personnel and other members of the Australian sporting community highlighting changes to the WADA Prohibited List, as well as other anti-doping information that’s vital to know for 2020. […]

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APU State Committee Application Form

By powerlif / November 29, 2019 / 0 Comments

Dear APU Members,   The APU will be calling for Committees that will provide support directly to APU for state issues. The committees will be representing the state they reside and should come from areas that will be purposeful in supporting the growth of our sport. Such areas may include inchoate, lurking or dormant but […]

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Key Messages from APU

By powerlif / November 21, 2019 / 0 Comments

  Re: IPF Recognition   Dear APU Members, I am delighted with the 2019 International Powerlifting Federations (IPF) General Assembly vote in favour of the inclusion of Australian Powerlifting Union as a Full Member* of the IPF. The decision was unanimously made on 17 November 2019 in Dubai. APU strive to continuously improve and to […]

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ASADA Clean Sport App

By powerlif / October 18, 2019 / 0 Comments

Did you know, as a member of Australian Powerlifting Union Ltd, you can be subject to anti-doping testing and investigation – anytime, anywhere. Keep up to date with all things ‘Anti-Doping’ by downloading the ASADA Clean Sport App (free from your App store) and by completing ASADA’s online courses at #CleanSport […]

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2019 APU Ltd Annual General Meeting

By powerlif / October 17, 2019 / 0 Comments

Dear APU Members,   Join us for 2019 APU Ltd Annual General Meeting Sunday, 10th of November 2019 4pm – 6pm at Rucci’s Gym, 7 Kalli Street*, Malaga, Perth, WA 6090   The Notice of Meeting and Agenda are available here. You can vote directly in person by attending the AGM or with Proxy. Get Proxy […]

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APU – Australian Sports Anti-doping Authority (ASADA) Announcement

By powerlif / September 29, 2019 / 0 Comments

  Dear APU Members,  ASADA and the Australian Powerlifting Union (APU) have been working closely together to develop a relationship to ensure that the sport of powerlifting can provide the opportunities for all our athletes to compete in a sport with the best available anti-doping systems available. We are extremely pleased to announce that the […]

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IPF World Classic Powerlifting Championships, 3rd – 15th June 2019, Helsingborg Sweden

By powerlif / June 30, 2019 / 0 Comments

June 2019 saw APU send 13 athletes to the 2019 IPF World Classic Powerlifting Championships in the beautiful 1000 year old city of Helsingborg Sweden. First Athlete to lift was the experienced Lin Donevska at her 5th World Championships and in the M2 72kg division for the first time. Lin missed her first 2 squats […]

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Australian Schools Get a Lift with APU at Sports Accord 2019

By powerlif / May 11, 2019 / 0 Comments

  Some up and coming talent was on display at the 2019 Sports Accord Summit held on the beautiful Gold Coast. From QLD Schools, Indooroopilly State High School and Padua College, we witnessed 6 athletes showing the strong crowd a flawless display of technique of Deadlifts. From Indooroopilly we had 2 lifters, Nicolas and Ella. […]

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The 1st APU Special Olympics Competition 2019

By powerlif / May 3, 2019 / 0 Comments

  On March 12th 2019 the Australian Powerlifting Union hosted its first Special Olympics Powerlifting Event, with much success. The competition was a push pull event, meaning the lifters performed bench press and deadlifts or one of the two lifts only. We had 11 lifters step up to the platform with some fantastic lifts. The […]

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By powerlif / April 9, 2019 / 0 Comments

  IPF PROGRESS IMPRESSES PARTNERS AT 2019 FUTURE SUMMIT   VIP Partners renew their commitment to the IPF and guarantee their support for the future Ǻre, Sweden – VIP Partner ELEIKO hosted the annual IPF Future Summit, where representatives from SBD, APLYFT and the IPF discussed the IPF’s progress & direction. “Our worldwide powerlifting community […]

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