Welcome to Official Website of Indian Powerlifting Federation
Indian Power lifting Federation was founded in 1975 and Indian Power lifting Federation is a member of the International Power lifting Federation (IPF), the governing body of Power lifting internationally. The IPF is comprised of member federations from 100+ countries on six continents.
Distinct from weightlifting, a sport made up of two lifts: the Snatch and the Clean-and-Jerk, where the weight is lifted above the head, power lifting comprises three lifts: the Squat, Bench Press and Dead lift. Power lifting competitions may be comprised of one, two or all three of the lifting disciplines.
Indian Powerlifting federation is Organized for local and regional events where power lifters can compete in hopes of qualifying for the national level events. Indian Power lifting sanctions several National Championships in all age groups, giving athletes a chance to see how they fare against competitors across the country. Top competitors are selected by Indian Power lifting Federation to compete in seven IPF world championships- the World Men’s and Women’s Power lifting Championships, World Junior and Sub-Junior Power lifting Championships, World Master’s Power lifting Championships, the World Bench Press Championships, and World Master’s Bench Press Championships, Asian Championships & Also Commonwealth Power lifting Championship.
Indian Power lifting Federation has representative in 24 states Federation & Four Regional Federation Members.(North , South, East & West) . We have Also member Several Govt. Sports Dept. Such as BSNL Sports & Culture Board, Coal India Sports Board, Railways Sports Promotion Board etc. etc. Each state Federation & All Others sports Board member are responsible for overseeing the development and implementation of Power lifting’s local competitions, state & Regional championships, state records. Indian Power lifting operates as a non-profit organization. An Executive Committee, headed by the President, is responsible for the operations of the organization. The Executive Committee acts.