Two-day competition for powerlifters

Members of Parkhead & Wansbeck Powersports team who are in training for a two-day Powerlifting competition.
Members of Parkhead & Wansbeck Powersports team who are in training for a two-day Powerlifting competition.

Members of Parkhead & Wansbeck Powersports are in training to take part in a two-day Powerlifting competition.

The event will be held on Saturday, July 4, and Sunday, July 5, in the Hirst Welfare Centre, Alexandra Road, Ashington.

They will be lifting against competitors from all over the north – Yorkshire, County Durham Northumberland – for the Yorkshire and North East Classic Championships.

The lifting starts at 10am,on both days, and any potential powerlifters or spectators are welcome.

There will be 100 lifters of all ages, ladies and men, competing against each other over the two days.

For more information contact Fred MacKenzie, senior coach and chairman of the Parkhead club, on (01670) 857037.