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LGBT International Powerlifting Championships Announce theme for 2020 “Empowerment”.

Gscene Editorial Team January 8, 2020

LGBT International Powerlifting Championships Announce theme for 2020 “Empowerment”.

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LGBT International Powerlifting Championships 2019 a huge success

Besi Besemar July 24, 2019

The LGBT (Lesbian, Gay, Bi-Sexual, Transgender) International Powerlifting Championships (LGBT IPC) were held in Blackpool from July 19-21. Fifty athletes and a further hundred coaches, friends, family and spectators attended the event, making it the largest LGBT Powerlifting event of all time in regards to overall engagement.

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Blackpool to host Powerlifting Championships in 2019 and 2020

Besi Besemar December 8, 2018

The LGBT Powerlifting Union will host the LGBT+ International Powerlifting Championships in Summer 2019, with the modern Blackpool Sixth Form College providing the venue, for what promises to be a prestigious new sports event for the town.

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Powerlifting returns to Gay Games

Besi Besemar August 10, 2018

Powerlifting returns to sports programme at the Hong Kong Gay Games in 2022. The LGBT Powerlifting Union has agreed to assist the organisers of Gay Games Hong Kong, 2022 in the delivery and promotion of their Powerlifting event in the next Gay Games cycle.

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Gay Games Ambassador takes Gold in European Championships

Besi Besemar June 28, 2018

Gay Games Ambassador Chris Morgan wins European Championship Gold in Nancy, France in June 2018. AFTER a long period of injury and illness, Chris has returned from the GPC European Powerlifting Championships in Nancy, France with a Gold Medal in the Masters 2, Unequipped Deadlift setting a new British record at 235 kilos at a bodyweight of the 88.8 kilos class (90 Kilo Class).

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International LGBT Powerlifting Championships introduce Mx category

Besi Besemar January 3, 2018

LGBT International Powerlifting Championships (LGBT IPC) introduce Mx category for transgender, non binary and intersex athletes. Registration for the LGBT International Powerlifting Championships 2018 is now open and organisers have introduced a new optional Mx category to encourage people from Transgender, Non Binary and Intersex Communities to participate in sports.

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Health

Survey finds Assurance prospects improving for people with HIV

Besi Besemar November 22, 2017

Unusual Risks, the medical financial advisers announce results of their latest HIV Insurance Survey. After contacting all of the major Life Assurance providers in the UK, they report that 75% of insurers are now offering some form of HIV Life Assurance.

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Gay Games Ambassador wins 9th World Championship Powerlifting Gold

Besi Besemar October 1, 2017

Gay Games Ambassador Chris Morgan has taken his 9th World Championship Gold Medal and once again has become a World Champion in the sport of Powerlifting. Chris was lifting in his first World Championship after recovering from major knee surgery back in April 2016 and took first place in the Masters Category, Unequipped Deadlift (90 kilo bodyweight class), at the competition held in Trutnov, Czech Republic.

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New LGBT Powerlifting Union formed

Besi Besemar August 2, 2017

LGBT Powerlifters from all over the world attended the inaugural LGBT International Powerlifting Championships (LGBT IPC) held in London on Saturday, July 29. Nine countries were represented including Australia, Belarussia, Canada, France, Germany, Iceland, Ireland, United States of America and Great Britain with a group of 40 including lifters, coaches and partners in attendance.

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