The Irish Powerlifting Federation’s main goal is to attract the best lifters throughout Ireland and to give them a platform to compete at the highest level. We aim to spread the sport of powerlifitng and deliver top class events not only for lifters but for spectators as well.
The Irish Powerlifitng Federation is a drug tested federation and is associated with the European Powerlifting Federations (EPF) and International Powerlifting Federation (IPF). The IPF is the largest and oldest powerlifting federation in the world with over 100 different countries participating; it also partakes in competitions such as the Commonwealth games, World mini games, Paralympic games and hopefully 2020 Olympic games in Russia.
The IPF is 100% committed to making the sport drug-free spending over €350,000 last year on tackling doping. The IPF is affiliated to the World-Anti Drug Agency. The IrishPF is also associated to the European Powerlifting Federation which is part of the IPF.