2021 Fixtures

IAWA (UK) Fixtures 2021

Entry Fees are £15 (Except World Championships / Gold Cup)

Lifters MUST be members of IAWA (UK) to take part.

Send entry details and fees to the promoter 2 weeks before.

6th February – British Grip Championships

Promoter: Mark Haydock Email: haydockconverters@gmail.com
Venue: Spring Bank Farm, Goosefoot Lane, Samlesbury, Preston, PR5 0UU

Lifts: 2×2″ Vertical Bars, 2″ Bar Clean & Press, Fulton Deadlift


6th March – Midlands Open All Round Championships

Promoter: Chris Bass – Tel: 01472 250918 Email: Chris.bass@havengym.org.uk
Venue: Haven Gym, Haycroft Avenue, Grimsby, DN31 2PF.

Lifts: 1 Hand Snatch, Continental Clean & Jerk, Front Squat


3rd April – British Power Championships

Promoters: Steve Gardner (Pete Tryner assisting) – Tel: (Steve) 07960960509

Email: stevegardneruk@gmail.com
Venue: Unit 7 Maltings Ind Estate, Derby Road, Burton, Staffs. DE14 1RN

Lifts: SquatBench PressDeadlift


1st May – The First IAWA(UK) Disability Championships

Promoters: Neil Keddy and Steve Gardner – Tel: (Neil) 07305985461

Email: neil.keddy77@gmail.com

Venue: Aberavon Community Centre, Mitchna St. Port Talbot SA12 6UH

Lifts: (Seated Class) One Hand Dumbbell Press, Para Bench Press, Deadlift

Lifts: (Standing Class) One Hand Dumbbell Press, Para Bench Press, Deadlift


8th May – IAWA(UK) Strongman Competition

Promoter: Mark Haydock Email: haydockconverters@gmail.com

Venue: Spring Bank Farm, Goosefoot Lane, Samlesbury, Preston, PR5 0UU

Events and Format to be announced 


5th June – British All-Round Championship

Promoter: Paul Barette – Tel: 01323 726833 Email: iawa@metamorfit.co.uk
Venue: MetamorFIT, 5F Southbourne Business Park, Courtlands Rd, Eastbourne, BN22 8UY

Lifts: Clean & Press Behind Neck, Pullover & PressStraddle Deadlift


3rd July – British Olympic Championships

Promoter: Steve Gardner (Pete Tryner assisting) Tel: 07960960509 Email: stevegardneruk@gmail.com
Venue: Unit 7 Maltings Ind Estate, Derby Rd, Burton, Staffs, DE14 1RN

Lifts: PressSnatchClean and Jerk  


17th July – Old Time Strongman Postal Championship

Promoters: Scotland – Andy Tomlin & Matthew Finkle, Wales – Neil Keddy, England – Steve Gardner

Lifts: Cyr Press, Habecker Lift, Goerner Stroll

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14th August – British Single Arm Championships (TBC)

Promoter: Frank Allen (Steve Andrews assisting) Tel: 01162 676918 Email: viv.andrews@btinternet.com
Venue: Birstall Village Hall, Birstall Road, Leicester, LE4 4DH

Lifts: One Hand SnatchOne Hand Clean & Jerk (opposite hand), OH Deadlift                  


World Postal Championships

Promoter: Al Myers (USA) – Results to be submitted by the end of August.
Lifts: Clean & PressOne Hand SnatchPower RowOne Hand Deadlift


4th September – Welsh Open Championships

Promoter: Neil Keddy Tel: 07305985461 Email: neil.keddy77@gmail.com
Venue: Aberavon Community Centre, Mitchna St. Port Talbot SA12 6UH

Lifts: 2″ Bar Clean & Jerk, Steinborn Lift, The Shanks Lift


5th September – The British Disability Championships

Promoter: Neil Keddy Tel: 07305985461 Email: neil.keddy77@gmail.com
Venue: Aberavon Community Centre, Mitchna St. Port Talbot SA12 6UH

Lifts: (Seated Class) 2″ Bar Press, Crucifix, Deadlift

Lifts: (Standing Class) 2″ Bar Clean & Press, Crucifix, Deadlift

 


2nd-3rd October  – IAWA World Championships

Promoter: Denny Habecker – E Mail: liftingliar@comcast.net
Venue: Acernus Crossfit, 100 N Harris St, Cleona, PA 17042, USA

Lifts: Day 1: Clean & PressOne Hand SnatchPower RowOne Hand Deadlift

Lifts: Day 2: Barbell Cheat CurlPullover & Push, 2×2″ Vertical Bars Lift


6th November.- IAWA Gold Cup

Promoter: Stevie Shanks (Steve Gardner assisting) Tel: 07818455573

Email: stevieshanks45@gmail.com
Venue: Valley Leisure Centre, 67 Church Rd, Newtownabbey, Belfast, NI, BT36 7LS

Further information – Click Here


4th December – IAWA(UK) AGM 12pm – Hosted by Frank Allen – Tel: 0116 267 6918

Venue: 11 Orchard Road, Birstall, Leicester LE4 4GB


SOUTHERN AREA FIXTURES:

Venue: MetamorFIT, 5F Southbourne Business Park, Courtlands Rd, Eastbourne BN22 8UY
Promoter: Paul Barette   Tel: 01323726833   Email: iawa@metamorfit.co.uk

(Enter by PayPal)

Sunday 21st March   –  Southern Counties Champs

Lifts: 2″ Bar SnatchPullover at Arms LengthOne Hand Hacklift

Sunday 25th July  –    Southern Cup      

LiftsLunge SquatAlternate Grip Bench PressPower Row

Sunday 21st November  –   Southern Grip Champs.

Lifts: One Hand 1″ Vertical Bar Lift, Dumbbell Walk, Middle Fingers Straddle DL

Venue: Hastings or TBC

Promoters: Phil Crisp,Nick Swain & Rory Hoad  Email: phillipecrisp@yahoo.com

May (Date to be confirmed) – Southern Shield

Lifts: Cheat Curl, 2″ Vertical Bar Lift, One Hand Deadlift

 

August (Date to be confirmed) – Southern All-Round Championships

Lifts: 2 Hand Pinch Grip, 1 Hand Dumbbell Press, Pullover at Arms Length


ALL ROUND POSTAL LEAGUE:

Due to Covid Restrictions, the postal league for 2021 will only be 5 legs starting with leg 2.

(Leg 2=End Mar   3=End May   4=End July   5=End Sept   6=End Nov)

Leg 2 One Hand Snatch, Continental Clean & Jerk, Front Squat, Recangular Fix

Leg 3 SquatBench PressDeadlift, Lateral Raise Standing

Leg 4 PressSnatchClean & JerkPower Row

Leg 5 1 Hand Snatch1 Hand Clean & Jerk (opposite hand), 1 Hand DeadliftCheat Curl

Leg 6 2 Dumbbells Press, 2 Dumbbells Clean & Jerk, 2 Dumbbells Swing, Crucifix


LOOKING  AHEAD:

2022 Worlds Championships:  Australia – Peter Phillips
2022 IAWA Gold Cup: Eastbourne, England – Paul Barette