PARA POWERLIFTING RULES
The official World Para Powerlifting Rules and Regulations (2018-2021) were published and came into force on 18 September 2018. The Rules and Regulations update was completed after having followed all processes and input from the current Sport Technical Committee and the Management Team.
Note for all 2020 competitions, junior level athletes must have their year of birth between 2000 and 2005.
At all recognised competitions, only equipment from World Para Powerlifting Approved Suppliers is permitted to be used.
World Para Powerlifting maintains approved suppliers for uniform items and equipment that comply with specificiations outlined in the Technical Rules and Regulations. The list of Approved Suppliers is outlined below.
For more details about World Para Powerlifting approved lifting suits and accessories, click here!