2022-2024 WORLD CUP AND NATIONAL COMPETITION CALENDARS

The World Para Powerlifting World Cup season brings together international stars and newcomers offering competition opportunities to athletes across the world.

The World Cups also distribute important ranking points which will help determine the qualification slots for the Paris 2024 Paralympic Games.

Find below an overview of the World Cups and the National Competition calendars from 2022 to 2024. 

2022 World Cups and National Competitions

DATES COMPETITION CITY, COUNTRY STATUS TYPE COMMENTS
28-29 Jan Japan 2022 National Para Powerlifting Competition Tokyo, JPN Fundamental JPN -
19 Feb Australia 2022 National Para Powerlifting Competition (Wollongong Classic) Wollongong, AUS Fundamental AUS -
28 Feb - 04 Mar I.R.Iran 2022 National Para Powerlifting Competition_In Memory of Legendary Champion Siamand Rahman Tehran, IRI Fundamental IRI -
23-27 Mar Colombia 2022 National Para Powerlifting Competition Bogota, COL Fundamental COL -
15-17 Apr Mexico 2022 National Para Powerlifting Competition Atlixco, Puebla, MEX Fundamental MEX -
16-17 Apr Japan 2022 National Para Powerlifting Competition (Challenge cup) Kyoto, JPN Fundamental JPN -
23 Apr Australia 2022 National Para Powerlifting Competition (Brisbane Classic) Brisbane, AUS Fundamental AUS -
04 Jun Greece 2022 National Para Powerlifting Competition Serres, GRE Fundamental GRE -
12-13 Nov Chile 2022 National Competition TBC, CHI* Fundamental CHI -
19 Nov Ireland 2022 National Competition TBC, IRL* Fundamental IRL -

23-29 Nov

IWAS Games  / World Cup Vila Real de Santo Antonio, POR Development / H.P Open Entry Information Package

9-12 Dec

Abierto Internacional de Para Powerlifting, Guadalajara 2022 Guadalajara, MEX Fundamental Up to 6 NPCs

Competition Invitation package (EN)

Competition invitation package (ES)

15-18 Dec Fazza 12th Dubai 2022 World Cup Dubai, UAE Development / H.P Open

Preliminary Competition Schedule (15.11)

Schedule per Day

Invitation Package

 

2023 World Cups and National Competitions

DATES COMPETITION CITY, COUNTRY STATUS TYPE COMMENTS
28-29 Jan Japan 2023 National Para Powerlifting Competition in Tsukiji temple Tokyo, JPN Fundamental JPN -
11 Feb Australia 2023 Para Powerlifting Wollongong Classic Wollongong, AUS Fundamental AUS -
13-16 Feb I.R.Iran 2023 National Para Powerlifting Competition Tehran, IRI Fundamental  IRI  
29 April - 2 May Tbilisi 2023 World Cup  Tbilisi, GEO Development / H.P Open  
June/July TBC World Cup TBC MEX* Development / H.P Open  
Oct/Nov World Cup TBC TBC Development / H.P Open  

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

 

2024 World Cups and National Competitions

DATES COMPETITION CITY, COUNTRY STATUS TYPE COMMENTS
28 Feb-7 Mar 14th Fazza Dubai World Cup Dubai, UAE Development / H.P Open  
1-4 Apr World Cup THA* 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  

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

WPPO Qualification Pathway 2021-2024 Road map

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