Though all in all not too many (48) competitors constitute the entries of the inaugural China IWF Grand Prix, twenty countries from 4 continents are represented at this competition held in Fuzhou, Fujian Province. The Chinese team, full of World champions – e.g. Wu Jingbiao, Lu Xiaojun, Ding Jianjun among the men or Chen Xiaoting, […]
The IWF has introduced the National Competition Management System (NCMS) in 2006. This application – similar to the IWF TIS used on the World Championships – provides a complex solution available for National Federations to manage national and international weightlifting competitions.This application is used by several countries around the world with great satisfaction. The IWF […]
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) today announced that it has received the Candidature Files of three Candidate Cities bidding to host the 2018 Olympic Winter Games. Munich (Germany), Annecy (France) and PyeongChang (South Korea) all delivered their files by the deadline of 11 January.
All National and Continental Federations are requested to send their international events: name, date, and place to be inserted in the 2011 Calendar. You can send all competition related information to Ms. Aniko Nemeth-Mora (email@example.com) in order to enable us in updating the schedule.
Jesmond Caruana in among the top five candidates for the Official of the Year award in Malta! Federation Internationale de l’Automobile President Jean Todt will be visiting Malta later this month to present the 2010 Sport Malta Awards. It will be the former Ferrari F1 Manager’s first visit as FIA President. The finalists in all […]
“Originality and Magic” will be the catchwords of the 2011 World Championships which – after coordination between the French Organising Committee and the IWF – have been relocated to the Disneyland Paris.At Europe’s famous and exciting “Wonderland” all the WWC facilities will be provided in one compact venue: the hotels for all participants, the competition […]
The Chinese Weightlifting Association and the International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) organize this Grand Prix, to be held in Majiang Weightlifting Training Center, Fuzhou City, China from the 15 to 17 January 2011, as an individual Olympic Qualification competition. 60 athletes of National Weightlifting Associations and Federations were invited and a Prize Money of 5,000 USD […]
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 […]