When? 9 to 15 June 2024

Where? Salohalli Sports complex, Pormestarinkatu 5, 24100 Salo, Finland

WEIGH IN TIMES (at the venue): 24 hour weigh in ONLY – 9am to 11am and 6-7pm
PASSPORTS MUST BE SHOWN AT WEIGH IN – no exceptions
 
 
Closing Date: 1 May 2024

OFFICIAL FACEBOOK EVENT PAGE 

this is where you will see the flight times posted for each day and updated information. PLEASE BE AWARE – there are scam facebook pages which look like ours. THIS IS THE REAL ONE! 

Facebook Event Page: https://www.facebook.com/events/1106312103640861

PRELIMINARY SCHEDULE

Day 1. Sunday 9.6.2024
AWPC women Classic RAW full power (all age and weight classes)
WPC Women Classic RAW full power (all age and weight classes)
 
Day 2. Monday 10.6.2024
WPC women RAW full power (all age and weight classes)
AWPC RAW women full power (all age and weight classes)
AWPC men RAW full power (all age and weight classes)
 
Day 3. Tuesday 11.6.2024
AWPC Men Classic RAW full power (all age and weight classes)
AWPC Men RAW Bench Press Only and Deadlift Only
WPC Men’s Classic RAW full power Teenage and Junior
 
Day 4. Wednesday 12.6.2024
WPC Men’s RAW full power (all age and weight classes)
WPC Men’s Classic RAW full power Master and Open up to and including -82.5kg class
 
Day 5. Thursday 13.6.2024
WPC Men’s Classic RAW full power Master and Open Including -90kg and over
 
Day 6. Friday 14.6.2024
All Equipped lifters Full power (Men and women, AWPC and WPC)
Equipped Bench Press Only, Equipped Deadlift Only (Men and women, AWPC+WPC, all)
Women’s RAW Bench Press and Deadlift Only (all age and weight classes, AWPC+WPC)
 
Day 7. Saturday 15.6.2024
WPC Men’s RAW Bench Press Only and Deadlift Only
 

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COMPETITION HOTEL

Original Sokos Hotel Rikala, Asemakatu 15, 24100 Salo
Hotel Email: rikala.salo@sokoshotels.fi
Hotel Phone: +358 2 7744 100
Hotel Web Site: CLICK HERE
 
Preferential Discount Rates for A/WPC Competitors: All prices are per room per night including breakfast. 
 
Single room: 120 Euro per night
Double Room or Twin Room: 140 Euro per night 
Double ot Twin with an extra bed: 160 Euro per night 
 
Please contact the hotel quoting BEWPC code to book with the discount. 
 
PLEASE NOTE: The hotel will accommodate breakfast times for weigh ins, further information at the hotel. 
Also – this hotel has a sauna which times can be extended for competitors by request. 
 
On site restaurant and bar in the centre of Salo with access to full town centre shops, bars, restaurants, supermarkets and transport hubs. 

2 other recommended hotels: 

1) Hotel Fjalar, Rinteentie 5, FI-24240 Salo, Finland 
 
2) Rock Hotel and Sports Bar. Asemakatu 5, 24100 Salo, Finland
 

TRAVEL

Location of the Venue (google maps): HERE

Helsinki Vantaa Airport to Salo: 

BY BUS: Very easy and good coach service direct from Helsinki Airport into central Salo. It takes around 2 hours and these are relaxing coaches with power points and wifi. 

Bus Company web site (pre book your ticket online or buy your ticket on the bus): https://www.matkahuolto.fi/passengers

BY TRAIN: You can also travel by train to Salo with one change. The trains are on time, clean and plenty of seats. Trains also take about 2 hours from the airport. 

The train company official web site: https://www.vr.fi/en

 

 

 

ENTRIES 

FOREIGN TEAM ENTRY FORM: A.WPC European Championships 24 INTERNATIONAL COUNTRY ENTRY FORM

(individual international entries cannot be taken unless there is no current WPC license holder, then email emma@britishpowerliftingunion.co.uk)