We would like to inform you that the IWF will organize the first IWF Anti-Doping World Conference, which will take place in Istanbul, Turkey from 17-18 March 2011. We ask you to save the dates! The technical details and financial conditions will follow.
India bagged the highest number of gold medals at the inaugural IWF Continental Clubs Grand Prix and Junior Commonwealth Championships at the Penang International Sports Arena within women. The Social Health Club (IND) won the Prize Money of 5,000 $ with an outstanding performance ending up first in Team Classification right before Penang Club (MAS) […]
Under the guidance of the IWF Development program, the Thai Amateur Weightlifting Association (TAWA) hold an International Seminar for Asian coaches in Pattaya, Cholburi Province, Thailand from 17-20 December. The seminar was honorably presided over by Mr. Itthipol Khunplome, Major of Pattaya City. More then 20 nations including Thailand and over 100 participants joined the […]
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has reported that preparations are advancing at an astonishing rate following the latest Coordination Commission visit to London. During the three-day visit, the Commission, led by Chairman Denis Oswald, received updates on the progress made since its last visit in July, and visited a number of venues, including Wembley Arena, […]
The Test Event programme for London 2012 has been confirmed with the collaboration of the IFs working on it closely with LOCOG. The events will vary in scale and each event will fully test the field of play and technology systems. Test Events will also enable the public to see exciting competitive sport in Olympic […]
The IWF seized the opportunity of the 1st Continental Clubs Grand Prix and Jr. Commonwealth Championships to hold an Educational Seminar in Penang, Malaysia, before the first competition day on 12th December 2010. Renowned and experienced lecturers presented the following topics: Mr. Sam Coffa, IWF Vice-President and Chairman of the IWF Technical Committee started on […]
The Welcome dinner of the 1st IWF Continental Clubs Grand Prix was attended by numerous dignitaries of Malaysia and the International Weightlifting leaders, including Sam Coffa, Vice President, Ong Poh Eng, Executive Board Member and Paul Coffa, Oceania and Commonwealth Federations’ General Secretary. „For Malaysia hosting this prestigious weightlifting event is a great honour,” said […]
Under the IWF Development Program in the category of Regional Training Center, Thailand will organize an international workshop to be held December 16-20 in Cholburee. Instructors from Korea, China and Thailand will coordinate the theory class training that is targeting to welcome over 50 career coaches from around the world. The participants will have the […]
The Newsletter of the Commonwealth Weightlifting Federation is now available online and deals with the latest news in regard of their activity. It gives a detailed overview of the XIX Commonwealth Games and an insight of the CWF Electoral Congress. For more information please follow the link!
In the framework of the IWF Development Program, a course was held on Friday November 26 in Tata, Hungary. During the Opening Ceremony, the President of the Hungarian Weightlifting Federation, Mr. Imre Dobos said an inaugural speech and welcomed the IWF delegates and all participants. The administrative seminar gave useful information about the IWF’s organization […]