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11.03.2016

WARNING – Предупреждение – AVISO (MILDRONATE)

WARNING Referring to our previous warnings we would like to reiterate this very important message concerning a new prohibited substance! The 2016 List of Prohibited Substances and Methods become effective as of the 1stJanuary 2016 and since this date a new substance called MILDRONATE (Meldonium) is considered as prohibited! The IWF Anti-Doping Commission would like to […]

08.03.2016

International Federation Women in Leadership Forum celebrates International Women’s Day

IWF Executive Board member Moira Lassen and IWF Women’s Commission member Karoliina Lundahl attended a forum about women’s role in leadership positions in sports. The forum was held in Lausanne, Switzerland, around the International Women’s Day and arranged by International Olympic Committee (IOC) and Association of Summer Olympic International Federations (ASOIF). Guest speakers from summer […]

29.02.2016

Pan American Federation Electoral Congress

The Pan American Weightlifting Federation (PAWF) held its Electoral Congress successfully in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic on 26 February 2016. Besides the delegates from 22 Pan American member federations, the Dominican Republic Olympic Committee Secretary General Antonio Acosta, the IWF President Dr. Tamás Aján, the General Secretary Wenguang Ma, the Vice President Sam Coffa as […]

24.02.2016

Best of 2015: HSU SHU-CHING and ILYA ILYIN

As per the result of the online voting of WORLD WEIGHTLIFTING closed at the end of January, the same lifter won the Lifter of the Year title for 2015 for the men as the year before: ILYA ILYIN from Kazakhstan. Among the women, the Jenő Boskovics Lifter of the Year Challenge Trophy will be awarded […]

23.02.2016

WORLD WEIGHTLIFTING’s latest issue is out!

WORLD WEIGHTLIFTING’s latest issue N°136 is out! Check out the detailed report from the 2015 IWF World Championships Houston, USA as well as interviews, Rio 2016 update and an overview of the Russian President’s Cup. Read the online version.

23.02.2016
23.02.2016

IWF Executive Board Members met Canadian Sport Minister

Sam Coffa, IWF Vice President and Moira Lassen, IWF Executive Board Member paid a visit to Ottawa, CAN and held discussions with Carla Qualtrough PC MP Minister of Sport as well as 3 time Paralympic bronze medalist. Of the various topics addressed the major items covered relate to the Commonwealth Games.

17.02.2016

IOC Statement on Zika

“You will be aware of the Zika virus and its development in the Americas, including in Brazil.  Brazil reported its first case in May 2015, and World Health Organisation (WHO) officials now estimate that 1.5 million people have been infected in the country. While most cases result in no symptoms (around 80 per cent), and […]

17.02.2016

Rio 2016 Test Event Information published

Aquece Rio South American Championships will serve as test event for the 2016 Rio Olympic Games. The venue to welcome the Championships from 7 to 10 April 2016 will be the Carioca Arena 1. For more information please check the Download Center.

12.02.2016

Young Peruvian weightlifters receive National Sports Awards

Peruvian weightlifters, Óscar Terrones and Fiorella Cueva, both medallists of the Youth World Championships organized in Lima, Peru in April 2015, received the Antorcha Olímpica which is the National Sports Trophy in recognition of their achievement being the best athletes U17 in their country, in a ceremony held by the Peruvian Olympic Committee and the Peruvian […]

11.02.2016

WADA Partnership

The International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) has entered into a Partnership to Quality program with The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA).  Mr. Tim Ricketts, Director, Standards and Harmonization, Mr. Stuart Kemp, Deputy Director, Standards and Harmonization and Ms. Natalie Mills International Federation Relations Manager visited the IWF’s Budapest office for a 2 day meeting on 3rd and […]

10.02.2016

Member Federation update

The IWF confirms that it continues to recognise the Cyprus Weightlifting Federation represented by President Dr. Andreas Roumbas and General Secretary Denise Offermann Loizou as its affiliated Member Federation and the sole governing body for weightlifting in Cyprus.

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