Last Updated: 17th April 2018


Make sure you get your membership at least 2 weeks BEFORE a competition.

Bids are now invited for 2018 Divisional and National Competitions. In particular, bids for National competitions in the latter half of year are invited, such as:- British Push Pull, British Bench Press, A Divisional Team Event


2018 Scottish Push Pull

Saturday 21st April, Crossfit BIA, Simonsburn Road, Loreny Industrial Estate, Kilmarnock, KA1 5LA Entry Form


2018 Gren Elmore Memorial

22nd April, Black Country Barbell, Unit 1 Talbot Street, Stourbridge, DY8 1SN, entries limited to 30 Entry Form

2018 North Midlands Masters & Juniors Full Power & Single Lift Divisional

Saturday 28th April, Real World Fitness Gym, Units 21/22, Trent South Industrial Park, Nottingham, NG2 4EQ Entry Form

2018 North Wales Powerlifting Meet

Sunday 29th April, Bar-Belles Gym, 40 High Street, Bangor, Gwynedd, LL57 1NR Entry Form


2018 European Powerlifting Championships

5th & 6th May, Motiv8 Gym, Kings Lynn, hosted by the BDFPA 5th May 18 – All Women and men up to 75 KG Class Equipped and Unequipped
6th May 18 – All men’s classes 82.5 KG and up Equipped and Unequipped
Weigh-in 0700 -0800 each day, lifting stats @0900 both days
Registration for those who need to (All WDFPF Non-BDFPA)
1700-1900 4th May 18 at Venue
0645 5/6 May 18 at Venue
All payment in sterling
Full details are attached, please read all attachments before submitting questions.
BDFPA members take note of qualification, payment and where to send entry forms to.
Entry Form More Info For further info contact Neil Thomas

2018 East Midlands Full Power Divisional

Sunday 20th May, Champions Strength & Conditioning, Unit 12 Peverel Drive, Milton Keynes, MK1 1NL, Entry Form For further info contact Neil Thomas


2018 South West Full Power Championships

Sunday 27th May, Synergy Barbell Powerlifting Club, Tuff House Gym, Old Mixon Crescent, Weston Super Mare, BS24 9NX, Entry Form


2018 World Single Lift Championships

1st-3rd June , Malta, Hosted by the MDFPA, qualification based on 2018 National Single Lifts, Send Entries to the President Entry Form Further Info

2018 The Welsh Small Town Throwdown - Full Power & Single Lifts

16th June, Pacific Fitness, Unit 5 Taff Business Centre, Tonteg Road, Pontypridd, CF37 5UA. Entry Form


2018 North West vs Scotland Team Event

Saturday 16th June, Details to Follow


2018 British Unequipped Full Power Championships

28th & 29th July, Broadoak Mathematics & Computing College, Windwistle Road, Weston-Super-Mare, BS23 4NP, Day 1 -All Women, all men up to 75Kg class. Day 2 - All men 82.5Kg class upwards. Details and Entry Form


2018 UK Ladies and UK Teen and Youth Championships

Saturday 21st August (Ladies) & Sunday 22nd August (Teen & Youth) , Physique and Power Gym, 2239 London Road, Glasgow, G32 8XL, Entry Form to Follow


2018 North East Division Powerlifting Meet

25th August, Queens Court Business Centre, Carrmere Road, Sunderland, SR2 9TW Entry Form


2018 European Single Lift Championships

21st-23rd September , Dublin, Hosted by the IDFPF, qualification based on 2018 National Single Lifts, further information to follow


2018 World Powerlifting Championships

November, Glasgow


2018 Scottish Nationals & UK Masters

Saturday 1st December (Masters), Sunday 2nd DEcember (UK Masters), Elysium Gym, 24 Duke Steet, Edinburgh, EH6 8HQ, Entry Forms to Follow


2019 British Unequipped Single Lift Championships



2019 British Unequipped Full Power Championships


2019 British Equipped Championships


2019 World Single Lift Championships

Orlando, Florida - Provisional Bid awaiting approval at 2018 WDFPF Congress

2019 World Powerlifting Championships

Brisbane, Australia - Provisional Bid awaiting approval at 2018 WDFPF Congress


Any questions or enquiries about the above contact your Divisional Representative first,  details on the ‘Divisional Contacts page’ or email Pat Reeves