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On Saturday 30th November, Wales will host the Celtic Nations Championships at Canolfan Brailsford, Bangor University. The team selection was made this week by Head Coach Ray Williams: Female Team: Lotty Whalley Mena Williams Bethan Jones Macy John Chloe Hood Catrin Haf Jones Christie Williams Elli Jones Lauren Burley Male Team: Joshua Lynch Leighton Yates Daniel Davies Theo Morris Jacob Hill-Izani James Hart Mikey...

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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...