I have been delaying this for quite some time now but finally i have started making solid progress towards getting lifter rankings done for the MPA. Currently I have completed the Top 50 M/F All time lifters. Over time i will incorporate many more top 50s.
I will include:
Top 50 M/F Junior all time
Top 50 M/F Masters all time
Top 50 M/F Bench- only all time
Yearly top 50s
Any questions about this topic feel free to contact me, or if I had made any errors in the top 50 lifter ranking so far please let me know.
Callout for Volunteers for the Portage Strength Classic on October 13th (and setup 7-10pm the night before)! Let’s continue the Manitoba Manitoba tradition of volunteer oversaturation and make our lifters proud! Fill out the form link if willing to assist in Portage!
A Reminder that Nationals competitors must volunteer once per year between National contests and that this sport only runs with helping hands. – Mathew
#ManitobaPowerlifting #mpa #psc #portagestrengthclassic #cpu
Team Manitoba at 2018 CPU Western Canadian Championships
By Mark Oxer, Team Manitoba Head Coach
The 2018 Westerns in Edmonton Alberta; were the largest non-national event in Western Canadian history with over 260 lifters competing. There were two platforms with multiple sessions per day. Manitoba sent a team of 18 lifters to the event. The three day event had lifters from Manitoba lifting on each of the three days.
Friday was the busiest day at the event for Team Manitoba with 13 of our lifters participating; Friday morning the Juniors and Subjuniors participated in 3 lift and Friday afternoon/evening (after a bit of a delayed start) saw all of the bench only athletes lift. Saturday was the busiest day at the event as a whole as it was both male and female open lifters competing in 3 lift; Manitoba had 4 lifters competing on Saturday, 3 in the morning session and 1 in the afternoon. Sunday was the quietest day at the competition but still saw a lot of great lifting, Sunday was the day the Masters lifters competed in 3 lift; Manitoba had two lifters participating.
Continue reading 2018 CPU Westerns: Team Manitoba Meet Report
Save the date December 15 – 16, 2018 Fort Rouge Leisure Centre will be the location for the CPU Coaching Certification Course. Please Register here Winnipeg CPU Coaching Certification
12 Spaces are available. First come first served. As per the feedback from the course last year I will make an attempt to mail you the workbook and study materials prior to the course dates.
For those of you not familiar with me I have been involved in Powerlifting in Manitoba and the CPU for 31 years. I have been a National Referee since 1993, an International Referee since 1996. I have coached at the local, National and International level as well as participating as a member of the CPU Coaching Committee since it’s inception. I am the Past President of the MPA and a former CPU Vice President. I look forward to meeting you as we continue to grow the pool of qualified Coaches within Manitoba.
IPF Cat I Referee
CPU Referee Chairman
CPU Certified Coaching Instructor
MPA would like to thank RGA Canada and Mr. Nathan Elias! RGA donated each of our Team Manitoba #cpuwesterns2018 competitors a team shirt AND hoodie.
RGA Canada is Manitoba’s only custom plastic tolling and shredding company. They serve Manitoba and all of north America. http://rgacanada.com for more information about their goods and services.
Thank you very much for outfitting such a strong group of men and women. Team Manitoba stood out in sharpness and solidarity. Coach Oxer will have your Team Manitoba Meet Report in the coming days.
#RGAcanada #ManitobaPowerlifting #MPA #cpu #cpuwesterns2018 #cpuwesterns #cpunats2019
2018 Movement Powerlifting Classic Meet Report
By Alyssa Amanda Burg (Meet Director)
It has been over a week since the meet has concluded and as always here is the post-meet report.
I first and foremost would like to thank the owners of Movement for allowing the MPA to run a meet out of their gym. The venue was an appropriate size for our 37 lifters, 6 officials, and numerous volunteers and spectators. Thank you Movement!
Just like every meet on this planet, it could not be possible without our volunteers. Huge shout out to the MPA volunteer coordinator Jannelle Van Den Bosch for gathering volunteers for the set-up and day of the meet.
Our set-up crew consisted of:
Cody Dietrich (Co-owner of Movement)
Chris Cadiz (Co-owner of Movement)
Continue reading 2018 Movement Powerlifting Classic Meet Report
REVISED FLIGHT ORDER!!
A Livingstone, Madeline F-J-U 63
A Kornelsen, Jayms M-J-U 66
A McIntyre, Jared M-J-U 66
A McCorriston, Joshua M-J-U 66
A Cooper, Michael M-J-U 83
A Sim, Hao-Yi M-J-U 83
A Matthew Boux M-SJ-U 93
A Restar, Jerome M-J-U 93
A Jeremy McCorriston M-J-U 93
B Ang Samantha F-O-U 57
B Tolentino, Regine Mae O-U-F 57
B Lam, Courtney O-U-F 57
B Ramos, Chantal O-U-F 57
B Mateo, Aricelle O-U-F 63
B Curry, Michelle O-U-F 72
B Roska, Lara Abegail L O-E-F 72
B Kirby-Peloquin, Crystal O-U-F 72
B Chase, Randi O-U-F 84
B Green, Lisa O-U-F 84
B Irwin, Tamra O-U-F 84
B Toews, Lianne O-U-F 84
B Le, Kevin O-U-M 66
B Palapuz, Jayson O-U-M 66
C Jonathan Leung O-U-M 74
C Mabiling, Jeff O-U-M 74
C Hernandez Franz Adrian O-U-M 83
C Andrew John Putaro O-U-M 83
C Tesarski, Michael O-U-M 93
C Elgar, Stephen O-U-M 93
C Arica, Jeff O-U-M 105
C Chorney, Cameron O-U-M 105
C Soriano, Scott O-U-M 105
C Blad, Troy O-U-M 120
C Espenell, Jocelyn Jennifer M1-U-F 84
C Smith Dean M2-U-M 83
C Josh Seeland M1-U-M 120
C Girard, Roger M2-U-M 120
See you all on the platform!
DATE: Saturday October 27th, 2018
LOCATION: Fort Rouge Leisure Centre 625 Osborne St.
TIME: 12pm to 5pm
Please submit any discussion questions / concerns you would like to bring up to:
Our next MPA Event will be the 2018 Portage Strength Classic on October 13, 2018 at Central Plains RecPlex in Portage La Prairie, Manitoba.
Entry Form: https://goo.gl/forms/94qex9JKtwpRoGiU2
Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/events/705332639811922/
Volunteer Registration: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLScs2sTZa6rjh9r2j1gtHTCIIVLIZmGxGIQpGFfg85wlh5zb4w/viewform
Team Manitoba is looking for a head coach to handle and take care of our athletes competing at this year’s Westerns in Edmonton!
If you or anyone you may know is interested, please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org to apply. The closing date for this position will be August 1st, 2018. Please attach resumes and a cover letter.