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27.05.2017

New IWF Anti-Doping Policy effective with 15 June

In its constant efforts in the fight against doping, the IWF Executive Board recently approved modifications to the IWF Anti-Doping Policy (ADP). The amendments were elaborated with the involvement of numerous experts and in consultation with the World Anti-Doping Agency. (WADA) Even before these newly introduced modifications the IWF ADP had already been fully compliant with the 2015 World Anti-Doping […]

27.05.2017
25.05.2017

IWF AND LAGARDÈRE SPORTS ANNOUNCE NEW MULTIYEAR MEDIA RELATIONSHIP

Global Sports Marketing Agency Will Produce and Market Global Rights for IWF World Championships and Help Reimagine IWF Grand Prix May 25, 2017 – Lagardère Sports and the International Weightlifting Federation (IWF), the international governing body for the sport of weightlifting, have reached a new multiyear media relationship that will run through to 2020. As […]

24.05.2017

USA Weightlifting – Donation of the Jack Hughes Trust

The IWF was informed that the “Jack Hughes Trust”, the estate of former Chair of the USA Weightlifting Technical Committee – who passed away in February, 2017 – has made a donation of 5000 USD to the IWF and a 5000 USD donation to the USA Weightlifting. USA Weightlifting will be using these funds to […]

24.05.2017

The President of Swedish Weightlifting Federation passed away

It is our deep regret to inform the Weightlifting Family that Mr. Thomas Wesselhoff, the newly elected President of the Swedish Weightlifting Federation passed away on May 23rd. Thomas Wesselhoff started his presidential period with great enthusiasm and energy. He was eager to learn everything about weightlifting and people in our sport. A few days ago he […]

23.05.2017

ASOIF IF Good Governance study

The ASOIF proceeded to a first review of IF governance that was presented at their General Assembly. The review included all 28 Summer Olympic IFs and the 5 main criteria were transparency, integrity, democracy, development & solidarity and control mechanism. According to the outcome, the IWF falls overall in the better scoring first half. As […]

22.05.2017
22.05.2017
22.05.2017
22.05.2017

Help the IWF protect clean lifters

A new ‘Report Doping’ tab was introduced under Anti-Doping on the website. In its aim to further enhance the fight against doping, the IWF is providing this additional opportunity for reporting any possible weightlifting-related violations of the current Anti-Doping Rules. The IWF assures that the information provided will be treated in accordance with the applicable […]

18.05.2017

WORLD WEIGHTLIFTING’s latest issue is out!

No.140 of WORLD WEIGHTLIFTING includes World Ranking List and full reports on the 2017 IWF Youth World Championships Bangkok, THA, the 2017 European Championships Split, CRO and the 2017 Asian Championships Ashgabat, TKM. Check it out here!

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