International Weightlifting Federation

IWF - International Weightlifting Federation

Results 1 to 12 of 2795

1 2 3 233
04.05.2016

Continental Comparative Chart

As a complementary document for Member Federation in their preparation for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, we prepared a comparative chart from the European and Asian Championships.

It will be updated with the African, Oceanian and Pan-American results accordingly.

Check out the Continental Comparative Chart.

02.05.2016

Continental Qualification current standing

As the European and Asian Championships also Qualification events for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games concluded recently, here is an update on the countries that earned quota: Europe: Men TUR ITA CZE HUN GBR FIN SVK Women GBR ITA FRA POL GER ESP Asia: Men JPN IRQ MAS KGZ SYR IND TKM Women VIE UZB […]

02.05.2016

New Youth World Record!

LOPEZ LOPEZ Yeison (COL) set 2 Youth World Records in the Clean and Jerk in the Men’s 77kg bodyweight category with 186kg and in the Total with 334kg at the Pan-American Junior Championships in San Salvador, ESA. 3 athletes also set Pan American Youth Records. Check out the results here.

27.04.2016

ADAMS Maintenance

As part of WADA’s on-going technical maintenance operations, WADA is planning maintenance for the ADAMS Production environment on Tuesday, 3 May 2016, between 18:00 GMT and 20:00 GMT . Therefore, kindly note that during this period ADAMS services will be unavailable. Do not hesitate to contact WADA at adams@nullwada-ama.org, should you have any concerns or […]

27.04.2016

IWF Anti-Doping Seminar in Tashkent

Under the framework of the IWF Development Program an IWF Anti-Doping Seminar was held in cooperation with the Asian Weightlifting Federation on the occasion of the Asian Continental Qualification Event in Tashkent. The Seminar was a great success, with more than 90 participants from 30 Asian Member Federations. The Anti-Doping Education is one of the […]

27.04.2016

Pyrros Dimas lights the Olympic Flame in Athens

Three times Οlympic Gold Medallist Pyrros Dimas accompanied by his children lit the cauldron with the Olympic Flame in front of Parthenon temple atop of the Acropolis Hill in Athens on Tuesday, April 26, 2016. After traveling Greece for six days, the Rio 2016 Olympic Torch arrived on Tuesday at the Acropolis in Athens. The […]

26.04.2016

Two-Time Olympic Champion Tommy Kono dies at 85

Tamio “Tommy” Kono, a two-time Olympic weightlifting champion who also coached the U.S. team at the Montreal 1976 Olympic Games, passed away on Sunday in Honolulu due to complications from liver disease. He was 85. Born in Sacramento, California, on June 27, 1930, Kono and his family, which were of Japanese descent, were relocated to […]

26.04.2016

2016 IWF Junior World Championships Preliminary Entry Forms Deadline

The deadline for the Preliminary Entry Forms to the 2016 IWF Junior World Championships Tbilisi, GEO was 23rd April 2016. We invite all National Federations to send their Preliminary Entry Forms to the Georgian Weightlifting Federation (info@nullgeowf.ge) and to the IWF Secretariat (angelique.mottet@nulliwfnet.net) as soon as possible.

25.04.2016

UPDATES ON MELDONIUM

The IWF reports that samples of Ms. Hripsime Khurshudyan (ARM), Ms. Lyaysan Makhiyanova (RUS), Mr. Krzysztof Szramiak (POL) have returned an Adverse Analytical Finding for (S4.5.3 Hormone and metabolic modulators) meldonium. The IWF decided not to suspend the aforementioned Athletes provisionally. In any case where it is determined that the athletes did not commit an […]

25.04.2016
25.04.2016

Tokyo 2020 Unveils the Emblems of the 2020 Games

Inspired by Traditional Japanese Motif Tokyo, 25 April 2016 – Tokyo 2020 today unveiled the official emblems of the 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games, “Harmonized Chequered Emblems.” The design was highly acclaimed by the public and the Tokyo 2020 Emblems Selection Committee for exemplifying Japan and the city of Tokyo, and for its representation of […]

Calendar May. 2016
2016-05
Mon
Tue
Wed
Thu
Fri
Sat
Sun
24
25
26
27
28
29
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
31
1
2

Annual Calendar »


Photo and Video Gallery

WORLD WEIGHTLIFTING

Sponsors