Singapore Powerlifting Open 2013

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Singapore Powerlifting Open 2013

Postby galapogos » Fri Mar 08, 2013 12:22 pm

http://forums.hardwarezone.com.sg/healt ... 30054.html

7 JULY 2013. Keep this date free because that is the date of the Singapore Powerlifting Open 2013!

Tell every single enthusiast you know about this and encourage all of them to join.

It is not just about lifting double or triple bodyweight. It is about doing your very best, meeting up and making friends with similar interests, building a community and most importantly, supporting the powerlifting scene in Singapore. Most of us are already doing the BIG 3 lifts in our routine, why not join in and lift on the platform instead? (:

Some information to fill you in for now:

1) 'Like' our page, 'Powerlifting Singapore' on facebook for updates and more.

2) Will be a full meet (competitors must compete in all 3 events; Squat, Bench, Deadlift in that order)

3) Featuring ALL weight categories:

Men: up to 53 kg, 59 kg, 66 kg, 74 kg, 83 kg, 93 kg, 105 kg, 120 kg, 120 kg+
Women: up to 43 kg, 47 kg, 52 kg, 57 kg, 63 kg, 72 kg, 84 kg, 84 kg +

4) There will be drug testing.

5) Venue - TBC

6) Registration Forms - will be released later

7) Any queries just PM me here or PM me via the facebook page
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Re: Singapore Powerlifting Open 2013

Postby xarope » Fri Mar 08, 2013 4:18 pm

wow, that's great for SWF. All weight categories... but no age groups...
Bummer, 7th July, I think I'm away in the galapagos, doh!
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Re: Singapore Powerlifting Open 2013

Postby galapogos » Fri Mar 08, 2013 5:00 pm

I think Singapore Powerlifting should be organizing this rather than SWF.
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Re: Singapore Powerlifting Open 2013

Postby Canuck eh » Tue Mar 12, 2013 1:55 am

xarope wrote:wow, that's great for SWF. All weight categories... but no age groups...
Bummer, 7th July, I think I'm away in the galapagos, doh!


Post some pics from (of may get misconstrued here) galapagos, that's definitely a trip we'd like to make at some point.
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Re: Singapore Powerlifting Open 2013

Postby xarope » Tue Mar 12, 2013 9:46 am

I'm bringing at least two cameras (xz1 and lx7) and maybe even my old lx3; I find that the xz1 is kind of slow compared to the panasonics, so not sure if I will leave that at home...

Sadly no telephoto P&S, but I think I'd prefer it that way, not so focussed on photography per se but enjoying nature.
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Re: Singapore Powerlifting Open 2013

Postby galapogos » Tue Mar 12, 2013 10:29 am

xarope wrote:I'm bringing at least two cameras (xz1 and lx7) and maybe even my old lx3;

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not so focussed on photography per se but enjoying nature.


Hmmmmmm... :think:

Oh and btw - http://powerliftingsg.com/?p=62
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Re: Singapore Powerlifting Open 2013

Postby xarope » Tue Mar 12, 2013 10:51 am

well, they are just P&S, so easy for me to whip out and take a shot whilst running away from the rampaging wildlife heheh... rather than carry 20kg of bipod/monopod, multiple lenses etc etc, and obsess about the perfect shot (yes, I used to do photography in the dark-ages, you know, 20+ years ago)
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