Calendar of Events

2020 Calendar of Important Dates and Events
Updated September 3, 2020

Please click here for a printable pdf copy of 2020 SPA Calendar of Important Dates.

Pending Events
• CPU Coaching certification

January

January 18th: Rise Strength Lab Open | Saskatoon, SK

Rise Strength Lab
1505 Ottawa Ave
Saskatoon, SK
Info: Russ Agnew, platformsportscoaching@gmail.com

Registration Form
Entry Deadline: December 29, 2019.
REGISTRATION CLOSED.

Please note: Entry is capped at 56 powerlifters and 14 bench only. Competition may fill up prior to entry deadline. Only paid entries will be considered confirmed.

February

February 1st: CPU National Training Camps – South** | Regina, SK

Trench Fitness
Regina, SK

Time: TBA

Info: Krista Sali, kristasali@live.com

February 15th: CPU National Training Camps – North* * | Saskatoon, SK

Rise Strength Lab

Saskatoon, SK

Time: TBA

Info: Russ Agnew, platformsportscoaching@gmail.com

* Open to SPA athletes qualified and registered to compete at the 2020 CPU National Championships. Athletes attending 2020 CPU Nationals should attend at least one national team training session.

March

March 3-7, 2020: CPU National Championships | Winnipeg, MB

2020 CPU Nationals
Info: Mat Bowen & Susan Haywood, cpunationals2020@gmail.com

Registration Form
Entry deadline: January 21st, 2020: 11:59pm CST
REGISTRATION CLOSED.

*** Please note that you must meet all requirements for eligibility to lift at Nationals ***

f you have competed at CPU Nationals before, you need to do the following: ⁣
1) Achieve your National qualifying total between March 2019 and March 2020⁣
2) Be considered an “Active Participant” of the sport, defined as: ⁣
a) someone who has competed or volunteered at the Saskatchewan Provincial Championships within the previous 12 months; ⁣
b) someone who meet directs or co-meet directs a provincial or higher level championship within the previous 12 months; ⁣
c) someone who has competed an an international event in the previous 12 months or will be competing at an international competition within 12 weeks of the date of the provincial championships; ⁣
d) other as determined by the SPA Executive. ⁣

If you HAVE NOT competed at CPU Nationals before, you need to do the following: ⁣
1) Achieve your Regional qualifying total⁣
2) Compete in a Regional Championship (Westerns, Easterns, or Centrals) – 2018 or 2019 events would qualify you⁣
3) Achieve your National qualifying total (this can be done before you compete at Regionals as well)⁣
4) Be considered an “Active Participant” of the sport, defined as: ⁣
a) someone who has competed or volunteered at the Saskatchewan Provincial Championships within the previous 12 months; ⁣
b) someone who meet directs or co-meet directs a provincial or higher level championship within the previous 12 months; ⁣
c) someone who has competed an an international event in the previous 12 months or will be competing at an international competition within 12 weeks of the date of the provincial championships; ⁣
d) other as determined by the SPA Executive. ⁣

April

April 25th: Synergy Strength Open | Saskatoon, SK * CANCELLED DUE TO COVID-19*
Synergy Strength
400-1222 Quebec Ave, Saskatoon, SK
Info: Carolyn Tran, carolyn.d.tran@gmail.com, and Jon Gough, Jon.gough@usask.ca 

Registration Form
Entry Deadline: March 27th, 2020
REGISTRATION NOT OPEN.

Please note: Entry is capped at 56 powerlifters and 14 bench only. Competition may fill up prior to entry deadline. Only paid entries will be considered confirmed.

May

April 26th- May 3rd: IPF Master Classic and Equipped Worlds | Sun City, South Africa * CANCELLED DUE TO COVID-19*

May 16th:  Foundation Open | Regina, SK * CANCELLED DUE TO COVID-19*
Foundation Fitness
637 Solomon Cres Unit #300, Regina, SK S4N 4N7
Info: Jaime Otitoju, jamie@foundationfitness.com

Registration Form
Entry Deadline: April 11, 2020
REGISTRATION NOT OPEN.

Entries are capped to 42 lifters (3-lift) and 14 bench only. Please note: entries will be confirmed once payment is received.

May 16-23rd: IPF Classic and Equipped Bench Press| Pilsen, Czech Republic * CANCELLED DUE TO COVID-19*

Please note: Competition may fill up prior to entry deadline. Only paid entries will be considered confirmed.

June

June 12-21st: IPF Sub-Junior, Junior, Open Worlds | Minsk, Belarus * CANCELLED DUE TO COVID-19*

July

July 6-11th: IPF World University Classic | Sharjah, UAE * CANCELLED DUE TO COVID-19*

July 18th: Sask Northern Open | Martensville, SK * CANCELLED DUE TO COVID-19*

Wrench Fitness

551 Centennial Dr N, Martensville, SK S0K 2T0

Info: Gwen Grasdal, gwengrasdal@yahoo.com

Registration Form
Entry Deadline: TBA
REGISTRATION NOT OPEN.

Please note: Competition may fill up prior to entry deadline. Only paid entries will be considered confirmed.

July 19-25th: NAPF North American Champioinships | Georgetown, Cayman Islands * CANCELLED DUE TO COVID-19*

August

August 15th: Deadline for Resolutions for Constitutional Changes at
AGM
Submit to secretary@saskpowerlifting.ca

August 15th: Deadline for 2021 SPA Open Meet Applications
Submit to secretary@saskpowerlifting.ca

August 28-30th: CPU Western Canadian Championships | Burnaby, BC * CANCELLED DUE TO COVID-19*
Info: Gabe and Bette Festing, 2020cpuwesterns@gmail.com

2020 CPU WESTERNS * CANCELLED DUE TO COVID-19*

Registration Form
Entry Deadline: TBA
REGISTRATION NOT OPEN.

August 31- September 5: IPT Sub-Junior and Junior Equipped Worlds | Birmingham, Alabama * CANCELLED DUE TO COVID-19*

September

August 31- September 5: IPT Sub-Junior and Junior Equipped Worlds | Birmingham, Alabama * CANCELLED DUE TO COVID-19*

September 25th: SPA Annual General Meeting | Moose Jaw, SK (7 pm via Zoom). Link for the meeting is: https://uregina-ca.zoom.us/j/92408654381 

September 26-27th: SPA Provincial Championship | Moose Jaw, SK * CANCELLED DUE TO COVID-19*
Team Redgoat Training Centre
24 Chester Rd, Moose Jaw, SK S6J 1M2
Info: Ryan Stinn, stinndler@gmail.com

Registration Form
Entry Deadline: TBA
REGISTRATION NOT OPEN.

Please note: Athletes must have completed a total prior to Provincials to be eligible to participate in the Provincial Championships. Competition may fill up prior to entry deadline. Only paid entries will be considered confirmed.

October

Oct 22-24th: North American Bench Press Championships | San Juan, Puerto Rico * CANCELLED DUE TO COVID-19*

November

Nov2-7th: IPF Equipped Open World Championship | Stavanger, Norway * CANCELLED DUE TO COVID-19*

December

Dec 19th: Last Chance | Weyburn, SK
Info: Ryan Fowler, ryan.g.fowler@gmail.com

Registration Form
Entry Deadline: TBA
REGISTRATION NOT OPEN.

Please note: Competition may fill up prior to entry deadline. Only paid entries will be considered confirmed.