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Hall of Fame

British Powerlifting have established a Hall of Fame for lifters and officials who have made a significant contribution to British Powerlifting, particular internationally. One male, one female lifter and one official will be elected each year and will be presented with a commemorative award at the GB Powerlifting Federation AGM.

Recipients for each year

YearMale AthleteFemale AthleteOfficial
2019Ernie ParkesMike Edwards(LINEBREAK)Carol Parker
2018Owen HubbardJoy NnamaniRichard Parker
2017Andy Rodney, Colin WrightMarc Giles
2016Steve WalkerAlex Mathieson
2015Tony CliffeSue HollandsArun Singh
2014Kevin JaneMarina CornwallDoreen Dowsett
2013Phil RichardJackie BlasberyFred Mckenzie
2012Dean BowringJenny HunterFred Sterry

Lifetime Achievement Award

George Leggett

British Powerlifting is the only UK powerlifting organisation that carries out independent WADA compliant drug testing. In 2017 we conducted some 140 anti-doping tests, all at our own expense. GB lifters in World Championships are registered with the IPF for Out of Competition Testing (OCT).


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