Frequently Asked Questions

The event is scheduled for November 19th, 2023, at the RPTC Barbell Club in Barendrecht, the Netherlands.

The event is open to both recreational weightlifters and competitive athletes. Please refer to the qualification process for details on how to secure your spot.

Registration is done through Competition Corner. Detailed registration instructions can be found in the General and Qualifier Rulebook.

Yes, competitive athletes will lift under stricter rules and the supervision of official judges, as this event serves as a qualification opportunity for the Dutch Nationals.

Unfortunately not. We want to keep it fair, so to prevent athletes crossing from one to the other catergory, you’re only able to choose one.

Absolutely! The best athletes of the day will receive trophies and other exciting prizes in recognition of their achievements.

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Yes, we welcome potential sponsors to support this event. If your company is interested, please contact us at

Yes, we appreciate the help of volunteers. If you’re interested in volunteering, please fill in the this form.

To better our service over time, we are obliged to ask for a small fee. Spectator tickets can be purchased here.