Freemasons New Zealand Special Olympics

National Summer Games Hamilton 2021


Requiring effort, persistence and dedication, powerlifting is an individual sport where every athlete aims to lift more weights than their opponent.


  • Female – Squat / Bench Press / Deadlift
  • Male – Squat / Bench Press / Deadlift
  • Two/Three Lift Combinations

Powerlifting Rules

View the current schedule. Event times and more information will be provided at a later date.

UniRec – Waikato University

Part of Waikato University, UniRec provides everything you need to work up a sweat.

Powerlifting facilities include a 360sqm dedicated strength and resistance zone, home to a wide range of machines, squat racks, platforms and free weights.

Other facilities include a sports hall, activity rooms, changing rooms, outdoor pool and car parking options.

Address: University of Waikato, Gate 1, Knighton Road, Hamilton