Author Archives: Chris Morgan

Gay Games Ambassador Chris Morgan Wins European Championship Gold …

Gay Games Ambassador Chris Morgan Wins European Championship Gold in Nancy, France (June 2018) … After a long period of Injury and illness Chris Morgan has returned from the GPC European Powerlifting Championships in Nancy, France with a Gold Medal in the Masters 2, Unequipped Deadlift and has set a new British record at 235 […]

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Chris Morgan Appointed Male Co-President of the LGBT Powerlifting Union …

PRESS RELEASE:  AUGUST 2017 “Announcing The Formation of the LGBT Powerlifting Union” … On Saturday 29th July 2017 LGBT Powerlifters from all over the world attended the inaugural LGBT International Powerlifting Championships (LGBT IPC) held in London. Nine countries were represented including Australia, Belarussia, Canada, France, Germany, Iceland, Ireland, United States of America and of course […]

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Competition & Event Calendar 2017 …

Chris Morgan is delighted to have joined the exciting and progressive GPC-GB and is looking forward to representing Great Britain in 2017. It’s going to be a whole new experience. The world of 24 hour weigh in, Texas Deadlift Bar and Double Ply Suits. Full competition Calendar can be found here http://www.chunkymuscle.com/?page_id=71  Chris Morgan is […]

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LGBT INTERNATIONAL POWERLIFTING CHAMPIONSHIPS – LONDON 2017

The First Ever “LGBT International Powerlifting Championships” are happening in London in July 2017 … In July 2017 the strongest LGBT people from around the world will come together for the first ever LGBT International Powerlifting Championships. Organisers are expecting up to 60 participants from across the globe including Australia, Canada, France, Germany, Ireland, United […]

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Chris Morgan Leaving BDFPA ………

Official Statement – Chris Morgan leaving BDFPA Many of you will be aware that Chris is back in training for International season 2017 after his knee surgery and he’s looking forward to representing England and Great Britain again. It may surprise some people, but he’s decided that this will not be with the British Drug […]

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LGBT INTERNATIONAL POWERLIFTING CHAMPIONSHIPS 2017 & 2018

Following our recent survey The Inaugral “LGBT International Powerlifting Championships”, will happen 28th, 29th and 30th July 2017.The championships will be hosted by Gay Games Powerlifters Chris Morgan and Dominic Patmore with the assistance of Bethnal Green Weightlifting Club in London … Bethnal Green Weightlifting Club was established in 1926 and is well known for its […]

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Chelsea Football Club Magazine – “One of Us” Interview

Chris Morgan was recently a guest of Chelsea Football Club for their Building Bridges Equality Game. As part of their Building Bridges anti discrimination campaign Chris appeared on Chelsea Television and also in their club magazine. Follow this link to read the magazine interview, which focuses on Diversity in Sport and Homophobia in Football. http://www.chunkymuscle.com/?page_id=474 Chelsea […]

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Gay Games Powerlifting – Past, Present, Future …

Chris Morgan’s has recently written an article about Gay Games Powerlifting - Past, Present, Future  Here are some extracts from the article …  Past … “Powerlifting has been part of the Gay Games since the first event was held in San Francisco in 1982 and has since taken place in every Gay Games right through to the […]

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Endurance Invitational 2016 – Bench Press & Deadlift For Repetitions …

The 2nd Annual “Endurance Invitational” will be happening on Saturday 13th August 2016 at Steves Gym, Newton Abbot in Devon. Individual Competition: Juniors, Seniors, Masters Team Competition: (Either All Male, All Female or Mixed Teams) and NEW FOR 2016 ! Masters 40+, 50+ and 60+ Overall Men’s and Women’s Supreme “Push & Pull” Champions If […]

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Chris Morgan Inducted to The Gay & Lesbian Sports Hall of Fame …

Chris Morgan has been inducted to the Gay & Lesbian Sports Hall of Fame in a ceremony that took place on Friday 24th July at the Center on Halsted Street in Chicago, The complete list of 2015 inductees are: Kye Allums, an activist and the first out transgender Division I basketball player. Megan Rapinoe, an American […]

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