Gold Coast, Australia – SportAccord Convention
“Today’s Stars, Tomorrow’s Leaders” – FISU moto
FISU confirmed this week in partnership with the IPF that the inaugural University World Powerlifting Championship will take place in 2022 in Moscow, Russia. The deal was agreed following three successful editions of the forerunner event, the University Powerlifting Cup.
Speaking from the SportAccord Convention IPF President Mr. Gaston Parage said:
“Obtaining this opportunity for students to compete together and enjoy cultural experiences through University Championships is one of the IPF’s major priorities. We are excited to partner with FISU and work with The People’s Friendship University of Russia (RUDN) for the inaugural University World Powerlifting Championship in 2022.”