What is Asian Power Lifting Championship
The Asian Powerlifting Federation (APF) is an amateur association that aims to control, organize, and promote powerlifting in Asia. Founded in 1984 during the first Asian Powerlifting Championships in Indonesia, the AFP hopes to further develop friendship and cooperation among its members – national powerlifting associations in Asia and their lifters.
Membership is open to all national sport associations or federations promoting amateur powerlifting in Asia. The International Powerlifting Federation (IPF) recognizes only one member from each country or territory. Application for membership shall be made in writing and submitted to the Secretary General of the IPF. After affiliation is received from the IPF, AFP will grant membership in the Asian region.
Requirements for Membership Application
- Request for affiliation signed by their president and secretary general.
- A copy of their constitution
- A list of their executive committee
- Attestation from their national Olympic committee or highest sports authority certifying that they are recognized as the controlling body for powerlifting
- Admission fee of US$ 300.00
Categories of AFP membership are full member, provisional member, and honorary member. Having received all required documents, the national sport association or federation concerned shall be accepted as a provisional member by the decision of the ex
ecutive board until the next congress which shall determine the membership. A provisional member shall become a full member by two thirds majority of votes cast at the APF congress.Each full member and provisional member shall pay a subscription of US$ 200.00 annually.
The Asian Powerlifting Championships 2016 is to be held in Udaipur, India in the duration from 7 June 2016 to 12 June 2016. It is organized by Indian Powerlifting Federation, and sanctioned by Asian Powerlifting Federation and International Powerlifting Federation.
Dear Powerlifting Family,
Date: 7th to 12th June 2016
Country: Udaipur Rajasthan ,India
Venue : Ananta Resort ,Udaipur
Third Time Organize in Udaipur
Preliminary Nominations Deadline: 7th April 2016 (Closed)
Final Nominations Deadline: 17th May 2016
Sanctioned by: Asian Powerlifting Federation, International Powerlifting Federation
Organized by: Indian Powerlifting Federation
It is a very very Proud moment for all of us…One of our Udaipur mate is new the Winner of Asian Power lifting Junior Championship which was held at Ananta Resort Udaipur !!!
He has not only made Udaipur Proud but also the whole nation and Rajasthan by his Awsome Performance…Please wish him Best of luck so that he can earn more and more medals in future for INDIA✌🏻️🇮🇳
Name :- Winner Divyansh Soni ,Udaipur