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

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

Contact: info@olympicweightlifting.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

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

Contact: info@olympicweightlifting.nz

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

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