About competition

Dear Friends,

It is my pleasure to announce the date and location for The 2014 WPC/AWPC RAW& EQUIPPED Open Cup of Eurasia Powerlifting, Bench-press & Deadlift. The date is October 30 – 1 November, 2014 in Saint-Petersburg, Russia. We look forward to seeing a Team from your country represented.
Russia, 191119 Saint Petersburg, Obvodnogo Kanala, 93-a
Tel.: +7 (812) 324-46-00
E-mail: bc@neptun.spb.ru

Meet directors: Yuri Ustinov and Mikhail Bogdanov
Anti Doping agent- Igor Umerenkov

Entry FormPlease have each athlete fill out all details on the entry form. The entry form can be filled on: http://www.wpc-spb.ru
Entry Deadline 30 September, 2014

An athlete may enter only one division: WPC or AWPC. 10% of the AWPC athletes will be tested for doping.

Entry Fee: An entry fee is required for each division. The first nomination is 75$. If you take part in two nominations you pay 105$. For more nominations you pay 35$. AWPC athletes pay 15$ for test for doping control. You can pay the fee in cash when you arrived at the cup. For visitors from other countries there are no imposition of fines! Main thing is to successfully register.

Awards The athletes, taken the first three places in each weight & age class, will be given exclusive medals & diplomas. The absolutely championship will be taken among men & women according to Glossberener’s formula, if there is not less than fifteen athletes in nomination. The winners of the absolutely championship will be given cups & diplomas.


Hotel Reservations-Russia, 191119 Saint Petersburg, Obvodnogo Kanala, 93-a
The special price offer has been done for the foreign athletes. The following price is valid till the 1st October 2014. It’s necessary to mention the code word «powerlifting» in the booking letter.

Reservation department:
Tel.: +7 (812) 324-46-91
Fax: +7 (812) 324-46-11
e-mail: reservation@neptun.spb.ru


A room with 2 beds «comfort»( blok B)- 5136 rub for 2 people and 4128 rub for 1 person.
A room with 1 bed «econom» (blok A)- 3044 rub.
A Junior Suite «comfort» (blok B) – 5736 rub.
A Suite «comfort» (Block В) – 8094rub.

Breakfast (7.30 a.m-10.30 a.m) and swimming pool (7.00 a.m-10.00 a.m) is included in the price.
More information about rooms you may read on the official site “Neptun”

You can choose obtain a visa through the agency, to issue visas for foreign athletes. All foreign nationals are required to have entry visas to travel to the Russian Federation. Russian entry visas can be obtained at local Russian Embassy or Consulate, proper authorization (invitation) from the Passport and Visa Department (UVIR) of the Ministry of Internal Affairs or specially authorized travel agencies is required.
If needed the Hotel «Neptun» can provide visa support for the guests of our tournament, the price 1000 rub.
All the foreign must be registrated, the price 150 rub.
Full information can be found on the official site “Neptun”

Welcome to the Neptun hotel, located in the historical city center closely to the famous Nevsky prospect, near metro station.
The Neptun is a modern Business-Hotel with the infrastructure developed.
At your service:
Comfortable rooms of different categories;
Conference rooms with modern equipment;
The restaurant, banquet halls, bars;
Sport and leisure complex.
The hotel provides beauty saloon, 200-car parking and shops. We can book train and airline tickets and order a taxi.
The unique feature of the hotel is that of the Christmas Chapel being supervised by the Nikolay-Bogoyavlensky Cathedral.
In the parking zone of the hotel there are the Planeta Neptun shopping and Leisure Center and the first in Russia Oceanarium providing an amazing under-water experience.

Restaurant complex
Interiors and cuisine of Neptun restaurant reflect glorious marine traditions of Russia. Names of three restaurant rooms correspond to the colors of the Russian Flag. The Restaurant Complex IBC Neptun includes several restaurant.
They are The Blue Room, White VIP Room Admiralskiy, Red Room, Stylish Cigar Room Polundra, Lobby-bar.
More information about rooms you may read on the official site “Neptun”