Successful debut of the “1-kilo rule”

The junior athletes taking part in the first
competition of the Busan Junior World Championships, the 56kg
category very well exploited the possibilities provided by the new
1-kilo rule in force since 1st May 2005.

At what was the first major test of the new choice
for the weight of the barbell, the participants quickly adapted to
the system, which enhanced the excitement in the competition.