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20.04.2009
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19.04.2009

Finalists for the 2009 Laureus Sports Awards have been announced

A glittering collection of the world’s greatest sports stars have been nominated for the 10th Laureus World Sports Awards, following a ballot by the world’s media. Many of the nominations reflect the highly successful Olympic and Paralympic Games held in Beijing. The Laureus World Sports Awards is the premier global sports awards honouring the greatest […]

16.04.2009

Volunteer recruitment for Asian Games begins next week

The 16th Asian Games (www.gz2010.cn/en), part of the worldwide Olympic movement and governed by the Olympic Council of Asia announced that the recruitment of more than 560,000 Asian Games volunteers will begin next week. “We look forward to receiving volunteer applications for the Guangzhou 2010 Asian Games from all social sectors and from Hong Kong, […]

16.04.2009

Nepal’s sport feast

The 5th National Games including 32 sports was organized in Nepal. More than 3000 athletes participated from various regions of the country. In weightlifting tournament new and talented young lifters appeared on the scene and six new national records were set up.

16.04.2009

The first ever weightlifting coaching clinic in Malawi

The first ever weightlifting coaching clinic in the Malawi started in Blantyre with 22 participants. Egyptian weightlifting expert Maged Salama is conducting the week-long course.Weightlifting Association of Malawi chairman Charles Ulaya said the course marked a new era in the Olympic sport. “This is the fist ever technical course since the inception of weightlifting some […]

16.04.2009

Thai assurance for no disturbance to 1st EGAT Youth World Championships

Mrs. Boossaba Yodbangtoey, President of the Thai Amateur Weightlifting Association and Executive Member of the Thai Olympic Committee assures the Weightlifting Family through the IWF that – despite the recent street protests – the organisation of the 1st EGAT Youth World Championships in ChiangMai will go ahead as planned, completely undisturbed.The events would have had […]

15.04.2009

Calendar for Africa in 2009

Zone one championships ???, Nigeria (not confirmed yet) Zone two championships 24-28/09 Sierra Leone Zone three championships 02-06/06 Mauritius African Championships (youth and junior) 26/07-02/08 Uganda African Championships (senior) 20-27/12 Libya (not confirmed yet) Zone One : Egypt, Libya, Sudan, Chad, Eritrea, Djibouti, Ethiopia, Nigeria,Somalia, Central African Republic, Congo, Tanzania, Rwanda & Burundi, Sao Tome […]

15.04.2009
15.04.2009

Commonwealth Weightlifting Championships (Senior and Junior) fixed date

Paul Coffa General Secretary of Commonwealth Weightlifting Federation officially informed us that after lengthy consultation with the Organising Committee of the 2009 Commonwealth Weightlifting Championships for Senior and Junior the exact period is October 18th – 23rd, 2009. The host city of the Championships will be Penang (Malaysia). The program is as follows; October 18th […]

15.04.2009

Ethiopia President: High ranking NOC official

The newly elected Olympic Committee of Ethiopia is strengthened by President of Weightlifting Federation.Dr. Gobena Kebede. The board of high ranking officials: MR. BIRHAN KIDANEMARIAM – PRESIDENTMRS. BISRAT GASHAWTENA – 1ST VICE-PRESIDENTDR. GOBENA KEBEDE – VICE-PRESIDENTMRS. DAGMAWIT GIRMAY – GENERAL SECRETARYMR. GEBEYAW TAKELE – TREASURER

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