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[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_column_text]On April 29, 2019, Synergi Weightlifting Club launched a fitness campaign geared towards spreading awareness about weightlifting and the benefits it can have on mental health. The student-led campaign is an initiative by Cardiff University students pursuing MA International...

Working in partnership with Pembrokeshire leisure, a weightlifting and fitness academy, known as Strength Academy Wales (SAW), which is based in the heart of Pembrokeshire has been achieving excellence in weightlifting, disability powerlifting and performance conditioning for sports people, but did you know that most...

On 2nd March, Bangor University, Weightlifting Wales' main partner, hosted the Welsh Senior Championships. The event saw just under 50 competitors battling it out to claim national titles, break Welsh and British records, and qualify for this years' British Championships. The day kicked off with the...

On 1st-3rdFebruary 2019, the second International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) Training the Trainers course for Women was held at the Eleiko Head Quarters in Halmstad, Sweden. This course was organised by the IWF and was partly funded by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) development program. Representatives were...

To all Welsh Weightlifters/ Coaching Teams/ Families, Can I extend a very happy Christmas to you all and, wish you all a healthy and successful 2019 both on and off the Field of Play. What a year 2018 was, full of great results from Novice, up-to and...

On Saturday 8th December, Weightlifting Wales held their first ever Annual Awards evening, with awards being given out to athletes, coaches and volunteers acknowledging their achievements, efforts and contributions throughout what has been a fantastic year for Weightlifting Wales. The evening consisted of a three...

A collaboration between Pembrokeshire County Council Sports Development Department, Pembrokeshire Secondary schools and Pembrokeshire Weightlifting is making an impressive impact to local sport and community sport. At Pembrokeshire schools, an inclusive Weightlifting project is strengthened by a Local Authority Partnership Agreement funded programme, which has trained...