About Powerlifting & Weightlifting

Loughborough Students' Powerlifting & Weightlifting Club train in the amazing Powerbase Gym on campus. The Club has development and performance squads for both powerlifting and weightlifting and so can cater for all; from beginners to international athletes. The Club currently compete in inter-university and age-group national and regional competitions.

As a club we value athletes who show commitment, drive and a want to compete/improve as an athlete. Further to this, we want to add value to your Loughborough experience by offering a community of like minded people who want to get better and have fun while doing so. Come be a part of Loughborough's strongest club, we can't wait to see you in Powerbase.


Wednesday 2nd October 4pm - @ Powerbase Gym (Weightlifting)

Sunday 5th October 2pm - @ Powerbase Gym (Powerlifting)

Training Times




-Performance - Alec Hewstone

-Development - Mark Harvey


Head Coach: Chris Russ

News & Events
Club Committee

Chair - Edward Smale (E.smale-17@student.lboro.ac.uk)

Head of WL - Chris Murray

Head of Powerlifting - Ming Lau

Social - Rob Salvesen

Treasurer - Yeugen Ji

Secretary - 

Media - Daniele Diliberto, Holly O'Shea