Davanagere: Men and Women Senior State Level Powerlifting Championships 2015 was inaugurated on 1 August, 2015 at Guru Bhavana, near KSRTC Bus Stand, Harihara, Davanagere district in the presence of Sri Sri Sri Basavamurthi Madara Chennaiah Mahaswamy.
Dr H Vishwanath, President of Davanagere District Karnataka Janapada Parishad, inaugurated the function by lighting the lamp. Radha Ananda, President, Vishwabandhu Marula Siddeshwara Kreeda Sangha presided over the function.
S M Veeresh Hanagavadi, Nema Gowda (Police Circle Inspector, Harihara) and Sathish Kumar Kudroli (Vice President, Indian Powerlifting Federation) and organizer Sri N Ananda were present on the dais. About 200 participants including women from around the state are taking part in the championships. Results for first day are given below.
Results day 1 (MEN)