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Dear members, I would like to bring to your attention the following "Prohibited Association: associating with a person such as an athlete, coach, doctor or physio who has been found guilty of a criminal or disciplinary offence equivalent to a doping violation" Weightlifting Wales strongly advises all of...

Weightlifting Wales presents is first ever Annual Awards Evening on 8th December 2018… 2018 has been a fantastic year of Weightlifting for Wales, so we welcome you to join us for a night of celebrations to recognise the hard work and dedication of those individuals who...

Weightlifting Wales have released a new education survey today for all its members including athletes, coaches, officials, parents and for those looking to get into the sport & leisure industry. The survey only takes a few minutes of which the research will help our Coach Education...

Welsh Open 2018 The Welsh Open 2018 entries are now open! The Weightlifting and Para-Powerlifting competition will be held at the Sport Wales National Centre on 13th-14th October and this event will run with the new IWF categories in place. You can get to the form by...

This year the Celtic Nation Championships is being hosted by Ireland, at Dublin on Saturday 27th October. The format for the event will be made up of male and females at U17, U20 and Senior age categories. 19 athletes in total from each country. There are...

The Welsh Open will be held on the 13th and 4th October, entries will open on the 3rd September and close on the 21st September, this competition will impose the new IWF Weight categories which if you need a reminder of what they are to...

The Welsh Open, now in it's fourth year has developed into an extremely well attended event. Open to all throughout the UK, this year the Welsh Open Championships will apply the new IWF body weight categories 10 Female and 10 Male. The competition will take...

Gemau Cymru is an under 20's multi-sport event held in Wales annually, an excellent opportunity for young lifters to compete in a developmental competition. Lifters compete in age categories and unlike most other competitions, rather than the winner being the lifter with the best total, the...