Calendar of Events

2022 Calendar of Important Dates and Events (updated November 14, 2022)

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January

Rise Strength Lab Open | January 22, 2022
Rise Strength Lab: 1505 Ottawa Ave
Saskatoon, SK
Info: Zoey Baker, bakerzoey@gmail.com

Entry Deadline: December 15, 2021
REGISTRATION CLOSED
Please note: Competition may fill up prior to entry deadline. Only paid entries will be considered confirmed.

February

Olympia in Depth Open | February 19 – 20, 2022 
Olympia In Depth: 1733 Railway Ave
Weyburn, SK
Info: Ryan Fowler, ryan.g.fowler@gmail.com

Registration Form
Entry Deadline: January 12, 2022
REGISTRATION CLOSED
Please note: Competition may fill up prior to entry deadline. Only paid entries will be considered confirmed.

March

2022 CPU National Championships | March 13th – 18th, 2022 Rescheduled to May 8-14, 2022

St. Johns, NL

Meet Director: 709 Powerlifting

Email: info@709powerlifting.com (*use subject 2022 CPU Nationals*)

Registration Form: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfHr8_L6ckbH41A002_IvuQ05dXcOvKYYi_9cKMQY3cHHLLlw/viewform

Entry deadline: January 17, 2022 Registration extended to February 28, 2022,  23:59pm

REGISTRATION CLOSED.
*** Please note that you must meet all requirements for eligibility to lift at Nationals (please see below)  ***

All competitors must attain the qualifying total as specified in the CPU Constitution and Bylaws for their respective Age and Weight classes AND the following SPA requirements listed below.

If you have competed at CPU Nationals before, you:
1) Need to have achieved your National qualifying total,
2) Competed or volunteered at the Saskatchewan Provincial Championships in the year preceding the National Championship.
a) Volunteering is considered any activity which can be assigned by a meet director or SPA executive member, which is needed to be able to hold a meet. Coaching is not considered volunteering.
b) If a competitor applies for an exemption from the above 4.C. to be able to participate in CPU Nationals, the competitor must submit their application at least one month prior to the current year’s provincial championships, and in his/her application, must identify:
i. Reason for exemption as it pertains to 4.C.
ii. Previous year’s competition and volunteering history

If you HAVE NOT competed at CPU Nationals before, you:
1) Need to have achieved your Regional qualifying total
2) Competed in a Regional Championship (Westerns, Easterns, or Centrals)
3) Need to have achieved your National qualifying total (this can be done before you compete at Regionals)
4) Competed or volunteered at the Saskatchewan Provincial Championships in the year preceding the National Championship.
c) Volunteering is considered any activity which can be assigned by a meet director or SPA executive member, which is needed to be able to hold a meet. Coaching is not considered volunteering.
d) If a competitor applies for an exemption from the above 4.C. to be able to participate in CPU Nationals, the competitor must submit their application at least one month prior to the current year’s provincial championships, and in his/her application, must identify:
iii. Reason for exemption as it pertains to 4.C.
iv. Previous year’s competition and volunteering history

April

Synergy Strength Open | April 9, 2022
Synergy Strength: 400-1222 Quebec Ave
Saskatoon, SK
Info: Carolyn Tran, carolyn.d.tran@gmail.com

Registration Form
Entry Deadline: March 11, 2022 or before spots are filled.
REGISTRATION CLOSED. Spots have been filled. Please contact meet director to be placed on the waitlist.
Please note: Competition is capped to 28 participants and may fill up prior to entry deadline. Only paid entries will be considered confirmed.

CPU National Training Camps – North* * | February 26, 2022 Rescheduled to April 23, 2022
Synergy Strength: 400-1222 Quebec Ave
Saskatoon, SK
Time:  1:30pm
Info: Carolyn Tran, president@saskpowerlifting.ca

* Open to SPA athletes qualified and registered to compete at the 2022 CPU National Championships. Athletes attending 2022 CPU Nationals should attend at least one national team training session. Please register for the North camp here: https://forms.gle/SzEk1Zke6TR1tvUx8

CPU National Training Camp – South** | February 12, 2022 Rescheduled to April 30, 2022
Foundation Fitness: 637 Solomon Cres Unit #300 
Regina, SK
Time: 1:30 pm
Info: Jaime Otitoju, jaime@foundationfitness.ca 

* Open to SPA athletes qualified and registered to compete at the 2022 CPU National Championships. Athletes attending 2022 CPU Nationals should attend at least one national team training session. Please register for this South camp here: https://forms.gle/vcsLNfy2rMxSdjhL9 

May

Foundation Open | May 21, 2022
Foundation Fitness: 637 Solomon Cres Unit #300
Regina, SK
Info: Jaime Otitoju, jaime@foundationfitness.ca

Registration Form: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSf5Yoxc3HB0WjEM2HmGcfSyfi_g-u7A8zz_7bj7VjM95dbMEA/viewform?usp=sf_link
Entry Deadline: April 22, 2022
REGISTRATION CLOSED.
Please note: Competition may fill up prior to entry deadline. Only paid entries will be considered confirmed.

IPF Classic and Equipped Bench Press | May 21 – 29, 2022
Almaty, Kazakhstan

June

IPF Sub-Junior, Junior, Open Classic Worlds | June 6 – 12, 2022
Sun City, South Africa

July/August: Closed
If you are interested in hosting a meeting during this time, please contact saskpowerlifting@gmail.com to express interest.

July

IWGA World Games | July 7 – 17, 2022
Birmingham, AL USA

NAPF North American Championships | July 15 – 20, 2022
Panama City, Panama

August

Deadline for Resolutions for Constitutional Changes at AGM | August, Date TBA
Submit to secretary@saskpowerlifting.ca

Deadline for 2021 SPA Open Meet Applications | August, Date TBA:
Submit to secretary@saskpowerlifting.ca

IPF Sub-Junior and Junior Equipped Worlds | August 26- September 4
Guayaquil, Ecuador*

September

CPU Western Canadian Championships | September 23-25, 2022
Delta Hotels Calgary South: 135 Southland Drive SE
Calgary, AB
Info: Leo King, leo@kingsfitness.ca

Registration: https://www.cpuwesterns.com/
Entry Deadline: Sunday, August 1, 2022
REGISTRATION CLOSED

October

IPF Master Classic and Equipped World Championships | October 9-15, 2022
St. Johns, Newfoundland

SPA Annual General Meeting | October 22, 2022 

Saskatoon Inn & Conference Centre

2002 Airport Dr, Saskatoon, SK 

 

SPA Provincial Championship | October 22-23, 2022 

Saskatoon Inn & Conference Centre

2002 Airport Dr, Saskatoon, SK 

Hotel Booking

Info: Carolyn Tran – president@saskpowerlifting.ca

 

Registration Form

Volunteer Sign Up
Entry Deadline: September 16, 2022
REGISTRATION CLOSED
Please note: Athletes must have completed a total prior to Provincials to be eligible to participate in the Provincial Championships. Only paid entries will be considered confirmed.

 

NAPF North American Bench Press Championships | October 27 -29, 2022
San Juan Bid – Puerto Rico

October/November: Closed
If you are interested in hosting a meeting during this time, please contact saskpowerlifting@gmail.com to express interest.

November

IPF Equipped Open World Championship | November 27-29, 2022
Viborg, Denmark

December

Last Chance | December 10, 2022 
Unparalleled Performance
250 Thatcher Dr E
Moose Jaw
Info: Ryan Stinn, Stinndler@gmail.com

Registration Form
Entry Deadline: October 29, 2022
REGISTRATION  CLOSED
Please note: Competition may fill up prior to entry deadline. Only paid entries will be considered confirmed.