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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 www.elearning.asada.gov.au #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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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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