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18.04.2011

U.S.-China People-to-People Exchange

The United States and China concluded last week the 2nd High Level People-to-People Exchanges in Education, Culture, Science and Technology and Sport. This video was produced by IIP in April 2011. The speaker in this video is Dragomir Cioroslan, Director of International Strategies and Development for the United States Olympic Committee. Check out the sample […]

15.04.2011

International Coaching Course (ICC) at the Semmelweis University, Budapest, Hungary

In cooperation with the International Olympic Committee, Olympic Solidarity, the world famous and renowned Budapest Semmelweis University, Faculty of Physical Education and Sport Sciences (TF) is launching its traditional International Coaching Course (ICC)for WEIGHTLIFTING coaches. The ICC is a 3 month non-degree course in English. The programme includes 120 theoretical and 180 practical teaching hours. […]

14.04.2011

Results from the Asian Weightlifting Championships

Men’s 56kg category:1. Wu Jingbiao (CHN), 130kg Snatch/ 158kg Clean & Jerk / 288kg Total2. Askari Majid (IRI), 115kg Snatch/ 140kg Clean & Jerk / 255kg Total3. Makarov Ruslan (UZB), 114kg Snatch/ 140kg Clean & Jerk / 254kg Total Men’s 62kg category:1. Zhang Jie (CHN), 147kg Snatch/ 170kg Clean & Jerk / 317kg Total2. Kim […]

14.04.2011

Russian Weightlifting Federation Congress

Dr. Tamás Aján, IWF President and Mr. Attila Ádámfi, IWF Competition Director attended the Congress of the Russian Weightlifting Federation in Kazan, Russia. 42 delegates attended the Congress, and it seems that the European Weightlifting Championships attracted and brought together an impressive number of former Olympic and World Champions. New statutes were adopted and the […]

13.04.2011

IWF Meeting with Sport Leaders in Kazan, Russia

Mr. Rafis Burganov Minister of Youth, Sports and Tourism of the Republic of Tatarstan, Mr. Halil Sayhutdivov Deputy Minister, Mr. Insaf Galiullin Head of International Cooperation Department Executive Committee of Universiade 2013 in Kazan, Mr. Azat Kadyrov First Deputy Director General and Mr. Andrey Rybak Executive Board Member of Russian Weightlifting Federation initiated discussions with […]

12.04.2011

First meeting for the newly elected AWF Committees

The Asian Championships started today 12 April in Tongling City, Anhui Province, China. More than 30 countries and regions participate with more than 200 athletes. Previous to the competitions, the Asian Weightlifting Federation held its Executive Board Meeting, and the newly elected AWF Committees held their first meetings. Dr. Mónika Ungár, IWF Legal Counsel participated […]

12.04.2011

Opening Ceremony of the EWC 2011

Large crowds of people gathered in the main venue of the European Weightlifting Championships 2011 in Kazan, Russia for the Opening Ceremony with the view to witness further on the major weightlifting show of the year. Ildar Khalikov, Prime-minister of the Republic of Tatarstan, expressed gratitude in his welcoming addresses for the honor to stage […]

11.04.2011

World Junior Weightlifting Championships Quiz

Answer to three questions on the website of the World Junior Championships www.2011wjwc.com and win a T-Shirt! The first correct entry to all three questions will receive a World Junior Championships T’Shirt from the Organising Committee. Three new questions every week! Try your luck and see how good your weightlifting memory is! The answers to […]

08.04.2011

SportAccord Closed with the reelection of Hein Verbruggen

Hein Verbruggen was reelected as President of SportAccord. Since Dr. Tamás Aján did not stand for reelection in SportAccord council, his 34 years of activity were emphasized and thanked by President Verbruggen and the General Assembly. Hein Verbruggen, President of SportAccord, officially closed the 9th Annual SportAccord Convention in London on 7th April 2011. More […]

08.04.2011
07.04.2011

IWF meetings at SportAccord

Taking the opportunity of the SportAccord Convention, the IWF representatives had the following meetings among others: Commonwealth Games FederationGlasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games2018 Commonwealth Games Candidate cities (Gold Coast, AUS, Hambantota, SRI)2015 Pan-American Games, Toronto CAN IWF President Dr. Tamás Aján, IWF General Secretary Ma Wenguang and IWF Competition Director Attila Ádámfi met LOCOG Director of […]

06.04.2011

Extraordinary side meeting at the SportAccord Convention

Yesterday, SportAccord Convention saw an extraordinary side meeting: International federations (IFs) had the opportunity to meet with Mr. Wilfried Lemke, Special Adviser to the UN Secretary-General on Sport for Development and Peace, IPC President Sir Philip Craven, Mr. Joel Bouzuo, President of Peace and Sport, and SportAccord President Hein Verbruggen to discuss possibilities of including […]

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