Dear ladies and gentlemen, dear lifters and officials,
The year is nearly at an end and looking back on it we can say it has been a great year for the IPF. We have moved forward in so many areas which we have kept you all informed of, however I want to reflect on a few things here.
As in previous years, we had a lot of lifters take part at both the Equipped and the Classic World Championships. This proves that we are responding to the needs and wants of our athletes, ensuring lifters have choice in which format they want to compete or in both as they wish. We will not deny lifters their choice or drive them away from the IPF by not offering the format in which they wish to compete. The IPF has great respect for all our lifters; those who are recent members, those who enjoy the variety of events on our calendar and those who have competed in our federation for many years including some who have competed within the IPF all of their lives. We are happy and proud that our Powerlifting...