Upcoming events

You can find out here all the events, competition, schools clubs and more that Swindon Barbell are involved in this month.

Click on any of the list to go directly to the event you are looking for.


Schools Powerlifting

Para Powerlifting

South West Powerlifting

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Swindon Barbell’s Schools Clubs

Swindon Barbell provide Powerlifting and Weightlifting classes to schools and colleges across north Wiltshire.  Check out what we have coming up throughout 2018.

Royal Wootton Bassett Academy Powerlifting Club

Date: TBC

Location: RWBA 

Details:  Following the success of 2 years of the Powerlifting club running at RWBA and being part of 2 incredible sports days, RWBA have invited Swindon Barbell to continue their Powerlifting club throughout the autumn and winter terms.

ParaPowerlifting events

Swindon Barbell’s head coach Charlie Shotton-Gale and coach Mark Townend will be part of the Invictus games Powerlifting Team coaching staff and will be supporting the team leading up to the UK Games in July.

The club has open sessions for all abilities but has specific parapowerlifting events Monday’s 7-8pm at Swindon Barbell.  If you would like to know more email us or book in your session.

Disability Sport Swindon gym sessions

Swindon Barbell have been working with Disability Sport Swindon to support all a variety of physical and mental abilities access strength training.

The events are held on Wednesdays 1-3pm but please email us with more details of days that Swindon Barbell are coaching.

South West Events


Wiltshire and Gloucester Championships

Date: Saturday 20 July 2019

Location: Royal Wootton Bassett Rugby Club, Ballards Ash Sports Ground, Malmesbury Road, Royal Wootton Bassett, WILTSHIRE, SN4 8DS

Information: for more information on this competition please check out the events page on South West Powerlifting or the application form from Swindon Barbell.

Bristol Powerlifting Championships

Date: Sunday 18 August 2019

Location: Trojan Fitness – 204 South Liberty Lane, Ashton, Bristol BS3 2TY

Information: Although entries for this competition are now closed, please see more details for this on the South West Powerlifting’s event page.

Find more events for Powerlifting across the South West here

Olympic Weightlifting

Find more events for Olympic Weightlifting across the South West here

British Events


Find more events for Powerlifting across the UK by checking out National Competitions  or the British Powerlifting Calender

Olympic Weightlifting

Find more events for Olympic Weightlifting across the UK by checking out National Competitions  or the British Weightlifting Calender


Find out more information by checking out the ParaPowerlifting page as well as their Competition Calendar