National Para Powerlifting Championships Return to Clontarf

21 July 2021; Power lifter Britney Arendse at the National Sports Campus Conference Centre, Abbotstown in Dublin. Photo by David Fitzgerald/Sportsfile *** NO REPRODUCTION FEE ***

The National Para Powerlifting Championships return to IWA-Sport Centre on Saturday, November 18th.

Para powerlifters from around the country will be competing, while also featuring athletes in competition for the first time since the World Championships in Dubai.

Toyko Paralympian and Paris 2024 hopeful Britney Arendse will be in action at 11am in the 73kg Women’s Elite Open.


  • Location: Sports Centre, IWA, Blackheath Drive, Clontarf.
  • Date: 18th November 2023
  • Time: 11:00am


Time Athlete/Event Weight Category Ranking
11:40am – 12:00pm Niamh Buckley 61kg (Women’s) Nex Gen, Elite Open/National
11:00 – 11:25am Casey Fitzgerald 73kg (Women’s) Nex Gen, Elite Open/National
11:00 – 11:25am Angela Long 73kg (Women’s) Elite, Legend Open/National
11:40am – 12:00pm Courtney Manning 86kg (Women’s) Elite Open/National
11:00am – 11:25am Britney Arendse 73kg (Women’s) Elite Open/National
12:30pm – 12:55pm Sean Hughes 88kg (Men’s) Elite pen/National
1:10pm – 1:30pm Oscar Handcock 65kg (Men’s) Elite Open/National
1:10pm – 1:30pm Ruairi Devlin 72kg (Men’s) Nex Gen, Elite Open/National
12:30pm – 12:55pm Kevin Crilly 80kg (Men’s) Elite Open/National
12:30pm – 12:55pm Sean O’Leary 80kg (Men’s) Elite, Legend Open/National
1:45pm Medal Ceremony


If you are interested in getting involved in para powerlifting in Ireland click here.


Find out more about para powerlifting at Paris 2024 here.

Share on facebook
Share on twitter
Share on linkedin

Paralympics Ireland

Irish Sport HQ
Sport Ireland Campus
Dubin 15
D15 D462

Registered Charity Number (CRA)


CHY Number


Company Registration Number


Paralympics Ireland Title Sponsor

Paralympics Ireland International Partners

Governing Bodies

Skip to content