Ms Ursula Garza Papandrea, IWF Interim President's Newsletter with the latest updates of the International Weightlifting Federation.
The IWF and ITA wish to provide all IWF Member Federations with an opportunity to nominate one (1) candidate to the IWF Anti-Doping Commission (ADC).
The ADC will have an advisory role in the fight against doping and will support the IWF Executive Board in monitoring the IWF’s duties, while upholding the independence of the IWF Anti-Doping Programme as implemented in full autonomy by the ITA.
Nomination deadline: 14 August 2020
To be considered, all nominations must include the following and be forwarded to the ITA at firstname.lastname@example.org :
- an updated curriculum vitae, which fully outlines the candidate’s experience and expertise; and
- a cover letter of the candidate indicating why and how he/she would be suitable for the position
IWF is opening up the nomination process for its Athletes' Commission.
In order to fulfill the IWF Constitution and By-laws, the IWF has the responsibility to give athletes a voice in its governance and decision making process,
as athletes are the building blocks of the sport itself.
Nomination deadline: 12 August 2020
The completed form and letter of interest shall be sent to: email@example.com
Further information on the Nomination Process, Eligibility and the Form can be found here
To educate a wider weightlifting community, IWF together with the IWF Technical Committee is introducing a new opportunity for all French, Russian and Arabic speaker Technical Officials.
One webinar will be dedicated to each of the three languages on such important topics as the rules related to the Chief Marshal, Technical Controller and further crucial areas.
French - Thursday, 13 August, 14PM (GMT+2)
Russian - Friday, 14 August, 10AM (GMT+2)
Arabic - Friday, 14 August, 14PM (GMT+2)
To register for the webinars, click on the links below:
A broadcast will also be available at the IWF YouTube Channel.
Hope to see many you at the webinars!
The IWF Anti-Doping Policy is a critical step forward in our commitment to ensuring weightlifting is a clean sport now and in the future. Clean sport must start at a national level and the IWF is working closely with all our Member Federations to make sure they fulfil their responsibility to protect and promote clean lifters.
In its aim to further enhance the fight against harassment and abuse in the sport of weightlifting, the IWF is providing this additional opportunity for reporting any possible violations.
The IWF assures that the information provided will be treated in full confidentiality and can be accessed by authorised personnel only.
The IWF shall not share any information provided through this page and shall not identify the Sender to Third Parties without prior consent.
To make such contribution for the protection of anyone involved in weightlifting,
please click here to reach the reporting form!
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