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27.11.2020

Nordic Weightlifting Senior Online Championships

The Nordic Weightlifting Federation is holding its Senior Championships this weekend – 28 and 29 November 2020 – in an online format due to the COVID-19 Pandemic. Competition will be held according to the rules of the Nordic Weightlifting Federation and the International Weightlifting Federation and also received IWF Development Program funding. All teams will […]

23.11.2020
23.11.2020

2020 OWF Cup – Online Tournament

The Oceania Weightlifting Federation is holding its next online real-time competition, the 2020 OWF Cup online tournament between 5th and 6th December 2020. After the Eleiko Email Tournament and the Oceania League Torunament this will be the third opportunity for the lifters in the Oceania region to compete in the time of the COVID-19 Pandemic. […]

22.11.2020

IWF YOUTH WORLD CUP A SUCCESS

The First IWF Online Youth World Cup has successfully concluded, with an online closing ceremony marking the end of eight days of competition. Hosted by the Peruvian Weightlifting Federation, together with the International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) and the Peruvian Institute for Sport, the competition gathered 400 athletes from 60 IWF Member Federations. A total of […]

21.11.2020

Statement of the International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) with respect to the elections conducted by Member Federations

The IWF is committed to preserving, promoting and respecting the democratic values among its Member Federations. The IWF remains independent and impartial, and does not take any position with respect to the electoral process carried out by any Member Federation. Any statements made by individual Executive Board members in support of certain candidates in Member […]

20.11.2020

New WADA Documents – New Code and Probited list 2021 Are Now Available

The new World Anti-Doping Code and the WADA Probited List 2021 and its summary of modifications documents are now available in the Downloads/Anti-Doping section. The Prohibited List, which is published in each year designates what substances and methods are prohibited both in- and out-of-competition and which substances are banned in particular sports. The World Anti-Doping […]

18.11.2020

Invitation – Closing Ceremony of the IWF Online Youth World Cup

The Peruvian Weightlifting Federation together with the International Weightlifting Federation is inviting you to the Closing Ceremony of the IWF Online Youth World Cup. This special virtual event hosted by Mr. Richard Mason will be held tomorrow, 18 November 2020 at 16:30 Peruvian time and can be followed on the IWF YouTube Channel at the following link: https://youtu.be/qHCbbXv6NQM Same as at every big world weightlifting event, […]

10.11.2020

IWF Announces Composition of Independent Disciplinary and Ethics Commission

The International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) today announced the independent and highly-qualified members of its Disciplinary and Ethics Commission, marking the latest significant step in the federation’s ongoing process of governance reform. The Commission comprises five independent members, from five continents. The members are: Chair: Dr. Despina Mavromati – Greece and Switzerland Attorney-at-law and arbitrator (Greece […]

05.11.2020

IWF TCRR for Coaches – Webinar

The Pan-American Weightlifting Federation is organizing an online seminar for coaches on the IWF Technical and Competition Rules & Regulation this Saturday at 4PM, Lima time. The online seminar will be held in English and Spanish and there will be simultaneous translation to Portuguese to reach a wider audience. The seminar will be delivered by […]

04.11.2020

IWF Online Youth World Cup

The IWF Online Youth World Cup organized by the Peruvian Weightlifting Federation will kick off in exactly one week from today. As we are nearing the start of the competition, the official Start Book has been uploaded to the IWF website including starting times and time zones which could be useful for both participants and […]

04.11.2020
30.10.2020

Governance and Constitutional Reform Discussion- Pan-American Live Event

Tomorrow, on 31 October at 3PM, Lima time the Pan-American Weightlifting Federation will hold a Live Event on Zoom and their Facebook page for all American countries. The purpose of the event is to provide a platform for the American federations to discuss proposals related to the development of the new IWF constitution and statues. […]

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