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IPO was established in Ireland in 2005 and has grown to be one of the most succesful Powerlifting Federation in the Country. Founded by Shane Brodie & Tom Dillon. The IPO is affiliated to the WPC – World Powerlifting Congress / IPL – International Powerlifting League. The Amateur (drug tested) division of the IPO. Developed so that all lifters may compete on the same platform. We are open to all age categories male and female, teenage 1 / teenage 2 / junior / novice / open and all master age groups 1 and up. We have lifting in raw single-ply and multiply. The IPO is your lifter friendly organisation we look forward to meeting you and working with you as a lifter!
Executive Committee
  • President: Shane Brodie
  • Treasure: Sean Cregan
  • Secretary: Amanda Brodie
Provincial representatives
  • Munster: Graeme Quirke
  • Leinster: Ruairi Mc Cann
  • Connacht: Andrea O Farrell
  • Ulster: Billy Hutchison
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