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North West Schools Championships 2023 (Close Competition to North West region only - Please read entry form)

The North West Schools will be held on Sunday 2nd April at Triple X, Unit6, Floor 1A, Copley Mill, St Pauls Trading Estate, Huddersfield Road, Stalybridge SK15 3DN. 

Lifting starts at 11am. The entry form can be downloaded below. The closing date for entries is Saturday 4th March 2023.

North West Schools Entry Form 

Please contact Chris Baker This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it if you are free to help with refereeing or loading on the day. 


Northern Weightlifting Calendar of Events for 2023


Due to the high cost of Living the Schools events will be run separately for each region in order to reduce the cost of the Competitions and travel expenses for the Athletes and Parents.

Yorkshire Schools

Venue - Featherstone 

Date - 25th March 2023


North East Schools

Venue - Spartan Performance 

Date - 25th April 2023


North West Counties Schools

Venue - Triple X 

Date - April

NWL Schools Results of above 3 competitions to be added together. 


North West Counties U13

Venue Triple X

Date - October 

Yorkshire North East U13

Venue to be confirmed

Date - October

Bergson Trophy 2023

Venue to be confirmed

Date - September

BAWLA Northern Masters

Venue to be confirmed

Date - November


British Masters 2023

Venue - Bangor University

Date - March 5,6 & 7th


European Masters 2023

Venue - Waterford, Ireland

Date - May


World Masters 2023

Venue - Krakow, Poland

Date - August 


A number of events are still awaiting confirmation of date and venue. Whilst we will endeavour to ensure that these dates and venues do not change we reserve the right to amend or update them where circumstances dictate.   

If any clubs would be interested in hosting any of the competitions this year, or would like to run a novice/development event then please put your venue forward either via the website or contact Chris Baker ( This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it ).


For the latest events list from British Weight Lifting click here and for British Masters Weight Lifting click here. 

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Also for international championships, see the appropriate World governing body site:-

The International Weightlifting Federation

The European Weightlifting Federation

The Commonwealth Weightlifting Federation

IWF Masters

European Masters Weightlifting


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