New IPF Formulation

By powerlif / January 5, 2019 / 0 Comments

My dear friends,  I have the pleasure to announce the implementation of the new IPF Formulation that shall replace the Wilks Formula. Due to the changes in our sport the past several years, the Wilks Formula became outdated and needed to be replaced.  In order to make this change, the IPF created a Working Group […]

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2019 Asian Pacific Classic and Equipped Powerlifting and Bench Press Championship

By powerlif / December 8, 2018 / 0 Comments

The Australian Powerlifting Union Ltd and The Asian Powerlifting Federation invite the IPF member nations to Event Name 2019 Asian Pacific Classic and Equipped Powerlifting and Bench Press Championship Date 12 – 17 March 2019 Place Gold Coast, Australia   Please contact your federation Team Manager for the nominations and further details. Result Final Nominations   Preliminary […]

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2018 ORPF Championships

By powerlif / November 29, 2018 / 0 Comments

Congratulations to The APU Team who represented Australia to compete at 2018 ORPF Championships on The Gold Coast on 24th – 25th November 2018. 81 lifters from 9 Oceania countries took part in this inaugural Oceania Regional Powerlifting Championships sanctioned by The IPF. Represented by 29 lifters, Australia brought home 20 Gold (Overall). Div WtCls […]

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Key Messages from APU

By powerlif / November 11, 2018 / 0 Comments

Re: IPF STATEMENT Prepared by the IPF attorney for the IPF official response. 20 Nov 2018   On October 31, 2018, the Civil Court rendered its decision regarding the proceedings brought by Powerlifting Australia (PA), Oceania Powerlifting Federation (OPF) and Robert Wilks (the “Claimants”) against the IPF. The Report made by Robert Wilks does not […]

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2018 APU Ltd Annual General Meeting

By powerlif / November 7, 2018 / 0 Comments

UPDATE (as per 17 December 2018)   Re: Notice of Adjourned Meeting     Dear APU Member,   It was great to get our AGM underway in Penrith NSW over the weekend, and the topics covered enough for our first year. We had a total of 44 which is short of what we need for […]

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The Words from President and Meet Director_1st Australian Classic Powerlifting and Bench Press Championships

By powerlif / October 31, 2018 / 0 Comments

Dear Members, It has been an amazing start for the year for the Australian Powerlifting Union and we are not even finished yet. Thanks to all our members, we have a culture that is supportive, humble, inclusive, fair and trustworthy along with some seriously world class talent. The amount of lifters seen at the first […]

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T-Shirt and Banquet Ticket_1st AU Classic and Bench Press Championship

By powerlif / October 11, 2018 / 0 Comments

Pre-Order now to get: Special and Limited Edition (75 pcs Only) of the 1st AU Classic and Bench Press Championship T-shirt. Price is @AUD 32.50 Click below button for more order details Banquet Ticket (In conjunction with Award Night) of the 1st AU Classic and Bench Press Championship. Date : 28 October 2018 (Sunday), 7:00 PM Venue : […]

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Final List_1st Australian Classic Powerlifting and Bench Press Championships

By powerlif / October 1, 2018 / 0 Comments

Validation as per 22 October 2018 […]

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Message from APU Board — Anti-Doping —

By powerlif / September 4, 2018 / 0 Comments

Dear APU Members, As the Australian Powerlifting Union Ltd. (APU) continues to grow in membership, number of competitions (local through to international) as well as structure (ie: introduction of state bodies), it is important to highlight the stringent anti-doping policies and procedures that are being implemented. As a recent example, at the 2018 APU WA […]

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National Championships -Team Selection and Individual Nomination-

By powerlif / July 22, 2018 / 0 Comments

  Regulations: I. For the remaining period of 2018, for selection to compete in the 1st Australian Classic Powerlifting and Bench Press Championships, a lifter must be either registered with APU no later than 19 August 2018 – or – be a member of a sporting organisation with anti-doping policies (equivalent or similar to IPF) […]

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