You may find the 2017 Taipei Universiade Preliminary Entry Lists for Men and Women herewith for your information.
Mohammad Ali Falahatinejad former Iranian weightlifter was born on July 15, 1976 in Tehran dies at the age of 41. He was hospitalized in Tehran’s Omid Hospital last week after he was diagnosed with a bad kidney infection. Falahatinejad finished third in the men’s 77kg bodyweight category at the 2002 Asian Games Busan, South Korea. […]
One week prior to the start of the competitions at the 2017 Summer Universiade, weightlifting looks to significant FISU Games with record participation. 52 Stucountries have entered nearly 300 competitors to vie for the Universiade titles and medals in Taipei City. Among the athletes we can find 15 Olympic champions or Olympic medal winners and […]
“I wasn’t thinking I was going to win. Sometimes the weights change and sometimes the bodies change. If I have more time in the future I will set more Olympic records and more world records.” Did you know he was also 2016 Jenő Boskovics Award winner for Lifter of the Year among Men? Live through […]
Last August 6th, the biggest show on Earth was about to start. The Weightlifting venue was starting to fill with people from all parts of Rio and from around the World. Millions of people were watching on TV and were excited to see fantastic athletes lift tremendous weights. For the Rio 2016 Weightlifting staff, it […]
The International Weightlifting Federation is pleased to announce the establishment of its Sport Program Commission. Based on the IWF Executive Board’s decision on 14 June 2017 in Tokyo, JPN, the composition and the Terms of Reference have already been confirmed. The IWF Sport Program Commission will act as an advisory body to the IWF Executive […]