Arnold Africa 2022 Announcement

in partnership with

South African Master Weightlifting Federation (SAMWF)

are excited to Announce this year’s Arnold’s Competitions

From the 3rd June to 5th June 2022

At the RUIMSIG STADIUM Roodepoort, Johannesburg

This will be a SAIDS registered competition


This is open to all registered Senior Gauteng Lifters,

(you must have completed the International-level Athlete Education Programme)


Arnold Africa Masters Weightlifting Classic 2022

This is Open to all South African Master weightlifters who are registered with the SA Masters Weightlifting Federation and the South African Weightlifting Federation.


Arnold Africa Open’s Weightlifting Classic 2022

This is Open to all Weightlifters (Youth, Junior, and Senior)

(Not participating in the Senior Gauteng Championships)

If you are a lifter from another province, you must be registered with your province and the SAWF

If you are from another country, please request a letter from your federation allowing you to lift


Entries will open the 18th April 2022 and Close on the 20th May 2022

Prize Money for the Top 3 Lifters

Men and Women Overall