Western European 

Equipped & Classic

Powerlifting Championships

13  September – 15 September
Malta 2024
Double Tree by Hilton – St Paul’s Bay

Welcome Message Mr Bjorn Astad       EPF President


Malta has already hosted powerlifting events which had a great success and left deep impressions and unforgettable memories for all the participants.

Dear Friends,

On behalf of the EPF Executive Committee, I would like to congratulate the Organizing team for being awarded the EPF Western European Classic and Equipped Powerlifting Championships that will be held from 13 to 15 of September 2024, in Valletta, Malta.

We are confident that this Championship will be organised on the highest level and that the athletes from the Western European countries will show exciting performance on the Maltese platform!

In conclusion, I want to wish the Organizing Committee, and all the athletes, coaches, and officials all the best for having a successful and exciting Championship!

Official Invitation

Download a copy of the official invitation with all the details that you need to know about the IPF World Classic & Equipped – Sub-Junior & Junior Powerlifting Championship to be held in Malta between the 28th of August and the 8th of September 2024.

All you need to know about the destination of Malta & Gozo.

Whether you’re a history buff, a night owl, an adrenaline junkie, or simply a rambler wishing to be bowled over by natural splendour of this rock sitting in the middle of the Mediterranean, click here to get access to a list of things to do on the islands of Malta & Gozo


Athletes, Coaches, Officials, Media and Referees are invited to click on the link found hereunder to initiate the accredication process.

Championship Partners

Event partners are vital for success, offering financial support, expertise, and broader audience reach. Together we will amplify impact, contributing to a memorable and successful event experience.

Interested in becoming a sponsoring partner?

Airport Transfers

After your flight, travel to your hotel as soon as you step foot in the Arrivals Hall. Instant Booking Confirmation on any day & at any time with competitive rates for morning or evening transfers. Same applies for departure transfers to the airport for your return flight.

Visa Letter Request Form

Should the Embassy, where you are applying for your VISA, request a confirmation letter either from the Meet Director or from the hotel, as a confirmation of your participation, please fill in this form for every person requiring such letter.


Book your CLOSING BANQUET tickets here




Do you want to know more about the key elements of the Championship branding?

At Madletiks, our commitment lies in imbuing each event with a distinct identity, seamlessly capturing the essence of the respective sports discipline, all the while paying homage to the rich historical and cultural heritage of the Maltese Islands.


Eye of Osiris is used as a protective symbol on typical fishing boats. The idea is to invoke protection and ward off evil forces during maritime journeys.

Maltese Cross

The Maltese Cross is characterized by its eight points. Each of its eight points is said to represent the eight Beatitudes


A Luzzu is a traditional Maltese fishing boat characterized by its vibrant colors, particularly the combination of bright yellow and blue, and distinctive design elements.

Church Bell Tower

Malta, being a predominantly Catholic country with a rich history and architectural heritage, features numerous church bell towers that are integral to its landscape.

Trilithon Doors

Trilithon entrances are found in Prehistorical temples consisting of two large vertical stones supporting a third horizontal stone set across the top.

Watch Towers

The Gardjola is a distinctive watchtower built by the Knights of St. John in 1555 as part of the defensive fortifications of the harbours around Valletta.


Book your room in one of the following IPF hotels


Should any National Powerlifting Federation, be interested in booking the rooms of all their team, please send an email to our Team Member responsible for the Transportation and Hotel Reservation. All contacts are shown in the website footer.

championship hotel

Double Tree by Hilton

4-star Hotel

The Championship hotel is currently being refurbished, due to re-open on the 3rd of April. A minimum of 3-night stay is required on BB and a minimum of 5-nights in case All-Inclusive Basis is booked. Enter the promo code “IPF2024” when booking.