Monthly Archives: August 2012

New Board of NPF

Changes were made to the board of NPF at the biannual congress in Örebro August 24th.
Mr. Sigurjón Pétursson of Iceland has taken over as President.

Record update

One Nordic Record was broken at the Nordic Championships in Örebro this week end.

We congratulate Eddie Berglund, Sweden, on a good 157,5 kg bench press in -66,0 kg subjuniors.

Nordic Championships – results

The Nordic Championships in powerlifting and benchpress in Örebro are over.
Sweden won the team medals for men, Finland had the strongest teams for women.


Örebro KK deserves a big round of applause. Hard work resulted in smoothly organized championships.
Thank you Örebro.
Congratulations to the new Nordic Champions and National record holders.

Watch the Nordic championships online


Welcome to Örebro

Invited by Örebro kraftsportklubb, Nordic powerlifters and benchpressers come together for The open Nordic Championships this weekend.

Web site:

Nordic Championships – TIMETABLE

The Nordic Open Championships in Powerlifting and Benchpress take place in Idrottshuset, Eyragatan 1, Örebro, Sweden this week-end.
Saturday is for powerlifting and Sunday the benchpressers enter the scene.
12 women and 22 men take part in the Bench Press Championship and 13 women and 19 men compete in Powerlifting.

Invägnings och starttider NM i styrkelyft 2012

Invägnings och starttider NM i bänkpress 2012

For more information, contact Tommy Horvath or +46 733 57 15 59
or Robert Boström or +46 739 25 57 67

Record update

We congratulate Allan Riis, Maria Johansson and Hildeborg Hugdal on impressive results and new bench press records at the European Championship in Italy.

The Record Register has been updated.

Records update

New Nordic records were set at the National Championship in Norway in June.
Nicolai K. Titlestad, Carl Yngvar Christensen and Heidi Hille Arnesen – congratulations!