WORLD PARA POWERLIFTING 2023 & 2024 COMPETITION CALENDAR

The World Para Powerlifting Championships is the highlight of a season with major events such as the Asian Para Games in China and the Parapan American Games in Chile.

Find below an overview of the World Para Powerlifting 2023 season.

DATES COMPETITION CITY, COUNTRY STATUS TYPE COMMENTS
13-17 Feb I.R.Iran 2023 International  Competition_In Memory of the Legendary Champion Siamand Rahman Tehran, IRI* Fundamental  Up to 6 Npcs  
Feb TBC World Cup TBC TBC Development / H.P Open  
Mar TBC World Cup TBC MEX* Development / H.P Open  
2-5 June 2021 Youth Parapan American Games Bogota, COL Fundamental Americas NPCs  
20 June Jr World Championships Dubai, UAE High Performance Open  
21-28 June Sr World Championships Dubai, UAE High Performance Open  
Sep African Para games GHA Development / H.P Africa NPCs  
Oct Asian Para Games Hangzhou, CHN Development / H.P Asia NPCs Qualification Criteria
17-25 Nov Parapan American Games Santiago, Chile Development / H.P Americas NPCs Qualification Regulations
1-9 Dec IWAS Games Nakhon Ratchasima, THA Development / H.P Open TBC

Hosts marked with an asterisk are subject to a signed Host Agreement. 

 

WORLD PARA POWERLIFTING COMPETITION CALENDAR 2024

DATES COMPETITION CITY, COUNTRY STATUS TYPE COMMENTS
28 Feb-7 Mar 14th Fazza Dubai World Cup Dubai, UAE Development / H.P Open  
19-22 Apr World Cup MEX* Development / H.P Open  
19-22 May World Cup KOR* Development / H.P Open  
19-26 June Manchester World Cup Manchester, GBR Development / H.P Open  
28-8 Aug/Sept Paris 2024 Paralympic Games Paris, FRA High Performance Open

Qualification Regulations

WPPO Qualification Pathway 2021-2024

Hosts marked with an asterisk are subject to a signed Host Agreement. 

 

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