Paul Coffa MBE, General Secretary, Oceania Weightlifting Federation (OWF), was able to negotiate with the IWF to have a tournament at the Oceania Institute, New Caledonia, on the 5th August, 2017. The event was the Pacific Cup International, which is normally scheduled for December.

The Pacific Cup International has been approved by the IWF as a Commonwealth Games Qualification Event.

Results from the competition are available via FULL RESULTS