The Arnold Classic will take place on Saturday 14th March, 2015 at the Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre. It will deliver two sessions - 16 females starting at 1100hrs, and 16 males starting at 1500hrs.

The athletes, including Olympians and Commonwealth Games gold, silver and bronze medallists, will come from Australia, Fiji, PNG, Samoa, New Zealand, Kirabati & Nauru. The competition will be contested using Sinclair Scores.

To watch the Arnold Classic, which is taking place in Australia for the first time, weightlifting enthusiasts will need to purchase an entry into FitX for Saturday 14th March. Tickets are available here.

The preliminary athlete starting list will be announced on Monday 9th February, 2015.