to International Powerlifting Federation IPF

World Wide News

Send us your best "out-of-the-gym" Powerlifting photographs!

We are looking for photographs celebrating the joy of powerlifting, but not within a...

Read more

Dear all,

Please see the 2nd Newsletter from the upcoming IPF Open Powerlifting World Championships! The Championships also have its own website!

Read more

First Newsletter Open World Championships 2015 in Luxembourg (PDF)

Read more

Dear ladies and gentlemen,  
Please find attached, IPF Newsletter 10, which contains the 2017 World Games qualifying standards. Also included is the...

Read more

Presidents Corner

IPF World Classic Powerlifting Championships - Salo, Finland 

The World Classic Powerlifting championships was a great success for the sport of powerlifting. 

The competition was historic in nature, as this was the largest championship in IPF History -- nearly 800 lifters (!) Overall, the lifting by the athletes was exceptional and provided a great show for our viewers via the live stream. The venue was exceptionally prepared with plenty of the space in the warm-up, the preparation, and performance areas. The facilities allowed for the athletes to set numerous World and European Records. Well done. 

The IOC Sports Department Visit 

History was also made as this was the first time ever, an IOC official attended one of our championships. I want to offer my sincere thanks to Mr. Christian Wassmer from the IOC Sports Department for traveling all the way to Salo to meet with Robert Keller, Emanuel Scheiber and I to review our IOC application. I must inform you, the meeting went very...

Read more

Powerlifting Relation Partner


Official VIP Partner


Bronze Partner


Visit us: