Registration is now OPEN for our 10 minute competition which takes place in Portlaoise on 4th March. This event is the national qualifiers for the team representing Ireland at the IGSF European Championships in Pecs, Hungary 27th-30th April and the IGSF World Championships which will be held in Loutraki, Greece 12th-15th October.
There are 3 places to be earned on the Irish team in each of the categories below
Weight Categories 60, 65, 70, 75, 80, 90 and 90+
Youth, Adult, Veteran Biathlon & Long Cycle
Men Elite: 32kg
Under 23: 32kg
Veterans 40-59 years: 24kg, 60-79 years: 16kg, +80 years: 12kg
Amateurs: 24kg , Amateurs Under 23: 24kg
Weight Categories 55, 60,70, 70+
Youth, Adult & Veteran Snatch, one arm Long Cycle and double jerk
Under 23: 16kg
Veterans 35-54 years: 16kg, 55-74 years: 12kg, +75 years: 8kg
Those not trying out for the Irish Team are also invited to compete on the day at our other events including a 5 minute mini-comp for our junior lifters.