2021 APl wa raw STATE powerlifting championships competitor information

30th MAY 2021

This is a  Rucci's Gym event in conjunction with the Australian Powerlifting League (APL).


The 2021 APL WA Drug Tested Raw State Powerlifting Champoinships is an APL local championship for Powerlifting and single lift, in raw categories only.

This event is a qualification event for the 2021 APL Australian National Powerlifting Championships.

session and group information


Weigh Ins

A 24-hour weigh in will be available on Saturday 29th of May 2021. Same day weigh in is available (must be nominated on the event form).

Order of weigh ins will be conducted by a first in first serve basis.

Equipment checks will be performed at the weigh in.

event officials

Meet Director

Paul Rucci


Click For Officials List




What to do now


Confirm your registration and weight category. Check the competitor list on the nomination list.

Determine your squat and bench pin heights. Use the Eleiko combo rack pin height calculator.

Familiarise yourself with the IPL technical rules.

Use the #2021APLDrugTested hashtag on social media!

what to do one week out

Session, group and competition timetable will be confirmed a week prior to the competition.

Prepare your gym bag and personal equipment.

Confirm your opening attempts for each lift. You will need these at the weigh in.

weigh in

Check the competition timetable for your weigh in option and turn up early (24 hour or same day).

You will need your personal equipment, Eleiko combo rack heights, identification (driver license or passport) and opening attempt selections.

One handler/coach wrist band will be issued.

warmup area

Check the competition timetable for your session and group.

Access the warmup room for your session. Competition staff on the day will assist.

Confirm your name and details are correct on the competition screens in the warmup area.

Begin warming up when your group details appear on the middle competition screen.

Review the warmup area rules.


Access the platform from the right-hand side and marshal to the side of the platform.

Exit to the left-hand side of the platform, place your next attempts at the scorer’s desk and enter the warmup area.

Attempts will not be accepted without the signed copy of your attempt card.

Your handler/coach is not permitted on the platform at any time during your lift.

Most importantly, have fun!

General Competitor and Spectator Information



Address: 7 Kalli Street Malaga 6090, Perth, WA

By car: Rucci's Gym is easily accessible via Mitchell Freeway, off the Reid Highway exit.

By bus: Transperth bus stop 27438 (Victoria Rd After Kallis St) on Victoria road is 500m to Rucci's Gym. For the Transperth journey planner Click Here.

By taxi/uber: Door to door service is available directly from Rucci's Gym.


Limited parking is available. Please car pool or use public transport if possible.

Parking inside the venue is reserved for staff, officials, volunteers, vendors and sponsors.

Street parking is available, but please consider our neighboring businesses and do not park in front of driveways or limit street access in any way. You may be fined for parking on private property or parking illegally on the street.

Food and Refreshments

A food truck will be available for lunch.


The Rucci's Gym Café will be available from 9:00AM for light refreshments including coffee, drinks and snacks.

ETFPOS facilities are available.

Official Broadcast of the Event on livepowerlifting.tv

This event will be broadcast live on LivePowerlifting.TV. This official broadcast is brought to you by RetraVision Joondalup and event and media partners Stagecraft, Vision Media and Perth FitFam.


This is a professional broadcast with multiple camera angles, data overlays, live chat, commentary and a live score sheet. The live score sheet will also be available to spectators on the day with their mobile phones or tablets.


The full broadcast is recorded and will be available on LivePowerlifting.TV after the competition.

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