2018 National Events

The latest information regarding all 2018 OWNZ National Championship Events

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2018 North Island Championships

Hosting Club: Bay of Plenty Barbell Club

Event Location: Mount CrossFit, 109 Newton Street, Mount Maunganui

Competition Dates: Saturday 14th & Sunday 15th July

Qualification Period: 01/01/2018 – 24/06/2018

Criteria: Must be a 2018 Financial member of OWNZ and compete in one club competition between the qualification period.

Competition Schedule: CLICK HERE

Start Lists: CLICK HERE

Contact: Emma Pilkington – info@olympicweightlifting.nz

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2018 South Island Championships

Hosting Club: Christchurch City Weightlifting Club

Event Location: +64 Fitness

Competition Dates: Saturday 7th & Sunday 8th July

Qualification Period: 01/01/2018 – 17/06/2018

Criteria: Must be a 2018 Financial member of OWNZ and compete in one club competition between the qualification period.

Start Lists & Schedule: CLICK HERE

Contact: Andy Barakauskas – a-barakauskas@live.com

2018 National Secondary School Championships

Hosting Club: Functional Strength Olympic

Event Location: North Shore, Auckland

Competition Dates: Saturday 1st & Sunday 2nd September

Qualification Period: N/A

Entries close: Thursday 16th August

Criteria: Must be a 2018 Financial member of OWNZ (Secondary School Member or Competitive Member)

2018 rules CLICK HERE

2018 Health and Safety Plan CLICK HERE

Entries are now closed.

Schedule, start list and info booklet CLICK HERE

Event Facebook page CLICK HERE

Contact: fscomp@functionalstrength.co.nz

2018 National Junior & Senior Championships

Hosted by Olympic Weightlifting New Zealand

Dates: Friday 21st, Saturday 22nd & Sunday 23rd September

Location: Kolmar, Papatoetoe, Auckland

Entries Close: Sunday 2nd September

Entry Criteria: Athletes must be 2018 OWNZ Members and achieve the following grading standard or higher between 1st January – 2nd September at an OWNZ sanctioned club competition.

Senior athletes must achieve C Grade
Junior athletes must achieve D Grade

To view the Grading Standards please CLICK HERE

Facebook Event page: CLICK HERE

Entries are now closed.

Final schedule: CLICK HERE

Men Final start list: CLICK HERE

Women Final start list: CLICK HERE

Official Results: CLICK HERE

OWNZ Annual General Meeting – Friday 21st September
OWNZ Annual Prize Giving – Sunday 23rd September

Contact: info@olympicweightlifting.nz

2018 Nats Poster

2018 National Masters Championships

Hosting Club: Upper Hutt Weightlifting Club

Event Location: Upper Hutt, Wellington

Competition Dates: Saturday 1st & Sunday 2nd December

Entries Close: 4th November 2018

Qualification Period: 01/01/2018 – 04/11/2018

Criteria: Must be a 2018 Financial member of OWNZ and compete in one club competition between the qualification period.

Contact: Paule Poulin, 021-023-00334, bandpmills@hotmail.com

Entry form: CLICK HERE

Official/Volunteer form: CLICK HERE

T-shirt order form: CLICK HERE

Karl-NZ Champs Poster Final

OWNZ Invitational 2018 Health & Fitness Expo

Host: Olympic Weightlifting New Zealand

Event Location: ASB Showgrounds, Auckland

Competition Dates: Saturday 27th October

Selection Criteria: The athletes that will be sent invitations to compete at this event and represent New Zealand will be selected based on their performances at the following national events:

South Island Champs – 7th & 8th of July
North Island Champs – 14th & 15th of July

Athletes will be ranked via sinclair and those who make the top list will be invited to throwdown! More details coming soon…

Contact:  info@olympicweightlifting.nz