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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...

The league is organised by Weightlifting Wales Affiliated clubs. With an emphasis on social lifting, enjoyment and introducing new lifters to competition. Round One Results Formula for results Male calculated with: IWF Sinclair Female calculated with: IWF Sinclair x WW Male/Female Ratio WW Male/Female Ratio is based on...

Welsh youth lifter, Catrin Jones secured a top eight position at the IWF World Youth Championships in Peru. Catrin made her international debut in Lima following a year of vast improvements with record breaking performances in the 44kg bodyweight class. Coached by David Jones from Bangor Sport,...

Affiliated clubs of Weightlifting Wales have successfully completed the first round of the National Lifting League. This round of events not only saw new clubs participating, but a wide range of lifters competing, schools to senior age groups and beginners to advanced. Over one hundred lifters taking...

Olympian Gareth Evans, lifting in the 69kg category, fell just short of a European qualification total at the Welsh Weightlifting Championships. North Walian Catrin Jones smashed a host of records and booked herself a place at next month’s World Youth Games in Peru....

Wales Take Celtic Nations Team Title Weightlifting Wales emerged with a string of honours from the Celtic Tri Nations Weightlifting Championships in Scotland. The Welsh squad took the overall Highest Ranking Team title in the annual battle with Scotland and Northern Ireland....