1. Drug Testing for all members of the NZPF may be conducted at any time and any of these contests listed below.

  2. Directors of NZPF National, North and South Island, or Provincial Championships may charge late entry fees for entries received after the entry closing dates, provided such entry closing dates are publicly advertised in all respective National Championship promotional material, including the entry forms themselves (this is to help offset any inconvenience and added expense created with regards to the event planning, extra awards etc).

  3. Lifters wishing to compete in Provincial, National, International or World Championships must meet the Qualifying Criteria set by the NZPF National Executive Council, or be granted a NZPF qualifying Criteria waiver by the NZPF NEC (all confirmed by NZPF or respective Provincial Associations as required).

  4. Dates are subject to change throughout the year. Lifters intending on competing in the above events should refer to their local association website for more details.

  5. Please refer to the IPF website for Information regarding international competitions

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17th FebruaryCPA Novice / Club CompetitionHyperbolic Gym, Christchurch - CPA
17th FebruarySouthern Novice / Club CompetitionInvercargill - Southern Powerlifting
17th FebruaryNorthland Give It A Go CompetitionKensington Fitness, Whangarei - Northland
24th-25th FebWBOP IcebreakerAdams centre, Tauranga - WBOP
2nd MarchGet Strenght Classic CompetitionGet Strength Gym, Auckland - APA
9th MarchWCPA Novice CompetitionWai Weight Gym, Masterton - WCPA
23rd MarchNorthland Novice CompetitionTBC - Northland
6-7th AprilCanterbury Provincial ChampionshipsNga Puna Wai, Christchurch - CPA
12-14th AprilAuckland Provincial ChampionshipsTBC, Auckland - APA
13-14th AprilWBOP Provincial ChampionshipsHautpau Jr Rugby Club, Cambridge - WBOP
13th AprilSouthern Provincial ChampionshipsDunedin - Southern Powerlifting
27th AprilNorthland Provincial ChampionshipsCommunity Fitness, Kerikeri - Northland
4th-5th MayWCPA Regionals318 Fitness, Kapiti - WCPA
15th-16th JuneSouth Island ChampionshipsHyperbolic Gym, Christchurch - CPA
5th-7th JulyNorth Island Championships

Palmerston North - WCPA

13th JulyNorth Shore Barbell Classic & Auckland Bench ChampionshipsNorth Shore Barbell, Auckland - APA
27th JulyClub and Novice CompetitionStrength Metrics, Dunedin
15th-21st SepNZPF 3 Lift National Championships

Don Rowlands Centre, Karapiro

Hosted by APA & WAIBOP

TBCNZPF Benchpress National ChampionshipsTBC
Oct/NovWCPA End of Year Novice CompetitionTBC - WCPA
Oct/NovHigh School NationalsTBC - WBOP
Oct/NovWBOP Classic CupTBC - WBOP
2nd NovSouthern Supertotal CompetitionQueenstown - Southern Powerlifting
16th-17th NovAuckland CupTBC - APA
16th-17th NovCanterbury Raw CupAtlas Gymnasium, Christchurch - CPA
23rd NovSouthern Novice / Club CompetitionDunedin - Southern Powerlifting