Functional Strength Olympic

Functional Strength Olympic is a Olympic Weightlifting Club based in “Functional Strength HQ” on Auckland’s North Shore, New Zealand.
Head Coach: 2 x Olympian, Richie Patterson
Functional Strength Olympic is a competitive weightlifting club for those individuals interested in competing in the discipline of Olympic Weightlifting, members of the club actively compete at regional, national and international level competition.
With a number of athletes representing New Zealand at age group, senior & masters level.
Functional Strength Olympic members also boast a number of New Zealand records and is home to New Zealand’s top Male and Female Senior Weightlifters.
Recreational/CrossFit Olympic Weightlifting: Functional Strength Olympic has availability (limited) for members who are looking to train to improve olympic lifts for CrossFit or general health & wellbeing, classes are coached.

Our Mission

To promote Olympic Weightlifting as a sport and a way of fitness for all levels and abilities.
Provide quality Coaching for all age groups, Youth, Junior, Senior & Masters Weightlifting.
Inquire about joining Functional Strength Olympic by emailing :