The Powerlifting SA Riverland Challenge that was to be held last Saturday November 12th at the Cobdogla and District Club was cancelled after the venue was severly damaged by the powerful storm that hit the region the previous evening.

Local stalwarts in Powerlifting SA President Don Juers and lifter Rose Gow did their best to contact the lifters coming to compete in the tournament to advise of the cancellation but unfortunately some gad already arrived here, including a person fron Darwin.

Don Juers explained that the Cobdogla Club was simply unfit for the event to proceed including power not bring available for an unknown time.

He believed the event would be rescheduled.

It is the last event for the Drug Free Association for the year.