Irish Para Powerlifters set to depart for World Championships

23rd November 2017

Nicola Dore and Britney Arendse will depart for Mexico for the rescheduled World Para Powerlifting Championships in the coming days.

The event was due to take place at the beginning of October but was postponed due to the earthquake which hit Mexico city a week before the competition.

Nicola Dore will compete in the 55kg category which takes place on Sunday the 3rd of December.

Britney Arendse will compete in the 67kg junior category on Saturday 1st of December and in the same weight category of the senior event on the 6th of December.

Both athletes will be aiming for good performances in what will be a highly competitive field.