Qualifying - Canadian Senior Championships

The Canadian Senior Weightlifting Championships ( "The Nationals" ) take place each year on the May long weekend. In order to compete at the Nationals, an athlete must meet the criteria set by the Canadian Weightlifting Federation (CWFHC).

The requirements are as follows:
  • The athlete must achieve the qualifying standard during the qualifying period
    • For 2018 the qualifying period is October 1 - March 25
  • The athlete must achieve the qualifying standard in a competition that is subject to doping control (SDC)
  • The athlete may only compete in a category in which they have qualified
  • Athlete entries must be submitted through their Provincial Association


2018 Canadian Senior Championships - Qualifying Standards
 
 Women
 48 kg  53 kg  58 kg  63 kg  69 kg  75 kg  90 kg  90+ kg
130 140 153 161 168 178 185 192
 
 Men
 56 kg  62 kg  69 kg  77 kg  85 kg  94 kg  105 kg  105+ kg
192 210 235 256 270 281 290 305