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The 2015 British Juniors and U23 Championships took place in Crystal Palace, London on the 15th of August. The competition included some of the best weightlifters across the country, including previous Commonwealth Games athletes as well as some of the country's best up and coming...

  Weightlifting Wales has selected 6 athletes to represent their Nation in the Commonwealth Championships, to be held in Pune, India 11th October. The team consists of Gareth Evans, Phil Eaton, Gwilym Sion Parri, Sam Henderson, Stephanie Owens and Christie Williams. Gareth is no stranger to International...

UKAD Finding   Andrew Riddiford Banned Following Anti-Doping Rule Violation Barry Eaton, Chair of Weightlifting Wales; This positive test was found against an individual who has not been and is not part of Weightlifting Wales’ programmes funded or otherwise, and it is testimony to the process that is in...

The 12th International European Grand Prix took place just outside Vienna, Austria from the 14th- 17th May. Representing Wales was Tiffany Brannan and Stephanie Owens of HAWFC. British lifter, Hannah Powell also joined Team Wales on the trip as a guest and another representative of HAWFC. The...

The British Youth Championships look place on 2nd May, in Scotland. Willpower Weightlifting entered two lifters, Jordan Sakkas 94kg and Joshua McCarthy 94kg+. Both competed with outstanding strength of character. Jordan 1st place. U16 & U17 Welsh records. U16 British record. Best lifts were 105kg Snatch, 141kg...

Invitation to our Annual General Meeting - 2015 Weightlifting Wales Federation would like to formally notify you of the Annual General Meeting for the National Governing Body which takes place on Tuesday 30th June 2015 at 18.30 The meeting will take place across three venues via...

Women’s Grand Prix In May, top female lifters from around Europe will gather to compete in this performance level competition, The Women’s Grand Prix, Austria. 14th May – 17th May Selected lifters are:- Stephanie Owens, Tiffany Brannan, Hannah Powell (Team Guest) Coach: Calum Stronach http://www.kskbrunn.at/page20/page20.html Junior Battle With continued support from Sport Wales...