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Pride Powerlifting 2019

  • Fighting Fit Martial Arts Centre 2 Millow Street Manchester, England, M4 4DR United Kingdom (map)

The LGBT Powerlifting Union in collaboration with Fighting Fit Powerlifting Club and Pride Sports Manchester present “Pride Powerlifting” a free learning session directly before the opening of Manchester Pride Festival 2019. 

Meet World Champion Powerlifters Chris Morgan and Charlotte Wareing who are Co-Presidents of  the LGBT Powerlifting Union and are also co-hosts of the LGBT International Powerlifting Championships in Blackpool 2019 and Blackpool 2020. (LGBT IPC). At this open event where there will be meet & greet opportunities, Powerlifting demonstrations along with a questions and answers session with some of the champion Powerlifters from Fighting fit and LGBT IPC 2019.

LGBT IPC is an all gender inclusive competition and was the first sports event in the world in 2017 to introduce an optional MX Category welcoming Trans, Non Binary and Intersex participants. We welcome all LGBT and straight friends to come along and  learn about competing in the disciplines of Squat, Bench Press and Deadlift. 

Next year’s LGBT International Powerlifting Championships are once again at the Blackpool Sixth Form College, where they will be hosted in their 300 seat high tech theatre auditorium,  If you’re looking for a new challenge and would like to learn about a new sport you are welcome to join us for this Free learning session ahead of the Pride Festival. 

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Earlier Event: August 22
GAYDIO LGBT+ Pride networking
Later Event: August 22
LGBT Heritage Trail