IDFPA National Powerlifting Championships to take place in Galway


The Irish Drug Free Powerlifting Association Championships (IDFPA) are set to take place this year on the 5th and 6th of May at the New Maximum Results, Briarhill Business Park in Galway.

The IDFPA was first established in 1997 in order to promote the sport of Drug Free Powerlifting in Ireland with the association holding a strict drug free policy. Lifters are subject to test both in and out of competition with lifters failing to take or failing a test being subjected to a life ban from the organisation.

New members are always welcomed to the association and are encouraged to check the calender of events for upcoming events whilst also familiarising themselves with the IDFPA Rulebook.

You must be a member of the IDFPA to compete and new members are also welcomed to join and to compete. For membership details you can visit here.

The closing date for entries is 11.59pm on Saturday the 21st of April and no entries will be accepted following this date. Entry to the event for spectators is free of charge while entries for participants cost €70.81 and can be bought online here. IDFPA hold a strict no refunds policy on all tickets.

Flights and weigh in schedules will be posted on social media approximately 1-2 weeks before the event.

For further information on other upcoming events held by the IDFPA contact their facebook page