Nordic Open – INFO

Thursday August 21:
NPF biannual congress will take place at Hotel Keflavik, Vatnsnesvegi 12-14,  at 18.00
Technical meeting will take place at venue, Norðurstíg 2,  at 20.00

Friday August 22:
Open Nordic Championships in powerlifting, men and women

Saturday August:
Open Nordic Championships in Bench Press, men and women

Banquet at Restaurant Ráin, Hafnargata 19a, at 19.00

See booklet for further information:

Nordic Open – time schedule

Time schedule for the Nordic Open Championships in Powerlifting and Bench Press


Referee duty


NPF conference 2014

The biannual NPF conference will take place in Iceland on August 21st.

Agenda: agenda
Activity report 2012-2014: report2012-14
Proposals: proposals2014

Nordic open – final nomination

Bench press:



Nordic Open – nominations

Nordic Open Championships in powerlifting and bench press will take place in Njarðvík, Iceland in the end of August.

Final nominations must be submitted by August 1st.
Time table and referee roster will then be published.

Preliminary nominations:
Bench press 

Nominated referees:
Iceland: Helgi Hauksson (cat1) – Kári Rafn Karlsson (cat2) – Klaus Jensen (cat2) – Hörður Magnússon (cat2)
Sweden: Johnny Wiklund (cat1) – Patrik Björk (cat1)
Denmark: Klaus Brostrøm (cat1)
Norway: Inger Blikra (cat1) – Morten Novum (cat1)
Finland: Jari Rantapelkonen (cat2) – Matti Rajaniemi (cat2)

Nordic open – nominations

The preliminary nominations for the Open Nordic Championships in powerlifting and bench press can be found here.

The numbers listed as “first lift” is the lifters personal best!

Nominations powerlifting:

Nominations bench press:

Nordic open – INFO

You can find all the information you need on the Nordic open Championships in Bench Press and Powerlifting in Iceland in this brochure: 2014 Nordic Booklet

Read all about the meet, the accomodation and service, the venue, banquet and the Reykjanes region in Iceland.

The Powerlifting Championships will take place on friday August 22nd and Bench Press on saturday August 23rd.
The timetable will be published after the preliminary nomination on June 22nd. Weigh in will most likely start at 08.00.

PLEASE OBSERVE: book your hotel room immediately!
The hotel is keeping the rooms available until the end of June and can not guaratee available rooms much longer.
It might prove very difficult and expencive to find alternative accomodation.