The norwegian powerlifting national championships took place 24th and 25th of february 2006.
Go to the site:
and click on the image labeled
STYRKELOFT NM 2006 - gives you an index of all the images.
also the russian powerlifting nationals was recently arranged, and the videos from this meet can be viewed at this location:
use the babelfish service to view the site in english.
http://babelfish.altavista.com/ and go down to were you can translate a web-page - then paste the link to the .ru site above and select translate from russian to english - wait for a moment - and you get the site in english.
many strong lifters in the russian championship.
on average the lifters are 20-30% stronger than the norwegian lifters, why it is so i will not speculate in.
best norwegian squat was 390kg by asbjorn randen, and best russian squat was Andrey Malanichevs @ 450kg.