Origin 20kg Men’s Competition Weightlifting Bar

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The Origin 20kg Men's Competition Weightlifting Bar is IWF compliant and is a popular choice for both home gyms and commercial gyms. It features needle bearings, has a tensile strength of 216,000, and has a durable design that will last a lifetime.

Please be aware: a £10 surcharge is placed on top of delivery due to the size of item.

The Origin 20kg Men’s Competition Weightlifting Bar is designed for those looking to lift to the highest standards. As we've been supplying equipment to gyms of all types since 2008, we have learned the importance customers place on getting the right barbell for their fitness needs.

We know the importance of quality equipment is key, especially when it comes to strength training. We have worked tirelessly to develop a barbell with top features across the board, so that when our clients demand the very best, we provide it.

A number if key features come standard with this Competition Weightlifting Bar such as IWF compliant knurling, needle bearings offering lifters perfect grip, and effortless speed under the bar making it an excellent choice for all types of weightlifters.

Tensile strength of 216,200 psi makes the bar one of the most reliable on the market and is sure to last a lifetime. Durability in such a heavy use piece of kit is extremely important, for both quality management and turn-around of equipment over time, which is why the sleeves and shaft have a hard chrome coating.

Key Features

  • Tested to a Tensile strength of: 216,200 psi and a Yield strength of: 206,900 psi
  • Needle bearing provides a higher load capacity whilst still maintaining spin over bushings
  • 1,500lb (680.3kg) max capacity
  • Threaded sleeves for extra grip
  • IWF Compliant


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More Information
Knurl Length415mm
Yield Strength206,900 psi
Inspection MPI Machine
Overall Length2200mm
Sleeve CoatingChrome
Shaft Coating Hard Chrome/ Chrome
Knurl Pattern IWF Compliant
Tensile Strength216,200 psi
Sleeve Length 415mm
Sleeve Diameter50mm
Shaft Diameter28mm
Shaft MaterialAlloy Steel
Rotational SystemNeedle Bearing
Capacity 680.3kg (1500lbs)
Warranty TypeCommercial Warranty
Commercial Warranty Details

We provide a lifetime warranty against manufacturing defects under the condition that they have been used and maintained correctly.

The definition of used correctly :

  • 1.1 Weight loading not exceeding 1500lb (men) / 1200lb (women)
  • 1.2 Bars are not left loaded with weights
  • 1.3 Bars are only used with proper weight plates*
  • 1.3 Use is only on a proper weightlifting platform**
  • 1.4 Bars are not dropped on boxes, benches, spotter arms or similar.

The definition of maintained correctly;

  • 2.1 Chalk is cleaned regularly from the bar in line with our barbell maintenance guidelines.
  • 2.2. Bars are regularly oiled to prevent rusting and to ensure correct lubrication in line with our guidelines.

*We class proper weight plates as rubber or polyurethane bumper weight plates designed for use with an Olympic bar. Steel plates or handled weight discs do not fall into this category.

**We class a proper weightlifting platform as a designated area where weights are dropped only on a rubberised drop zone with minimum depth 40mm.


We offer a range of delivery options, depending on the product you’re buying and where you would like your order delivered. Find out more about our delivery options and returns policy below.

With all cardio products except from Concept2 units we recommend specialist installation. If this is applicable to your order, one of our team will be in touch to book a suitable date in with you.
Standard Delivery

Currently due to the COVID-19 pandemic our timescale for dispatching orders is 3-5 working days. Standard delivery from £9.95 inc-VAT.

Free Delivery

Free UK mainland delivery is available on selected products only.

Note: For large or heavy items we currently offer a kerbside pallet drop only. For more details please call 0333 2000 750.

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Returns Policy: You have fourteen (14) days, from receipt of cancellable goods, to notify us if you wish to cancel your order or exchange an item. For more information on our returns policy please click here.

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