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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...

For the third year running, Weightlifting Wales has organised a National pathway competition in partnership with Gemau Cymru. Supported by many Welsh affiliated clubs there was a record number of entries. Many of the youth and junior athletes competed for the first time in this friendly...

(Scroll down for English) Codi Pwysau Gemau Cymru: y gystadleuaeth gyfeillgar, hamddenol i gyflwyno codwyr pwysau ifanc i’r gamp Meddyliwch am 40 neu 50 o godwyr pwysau ifanc yn y brif neuadd yng Nghanolfan Genedlaethol Chwaraeon Cymru. Mae llwyfan, tri beirniad, grŵp o swyddogion technegol ac wrth...

This year’s 17th Junior Battle held annually in the picturesque countryside village of Lochen in Austria, was another successful event for Weightlifting Wales’ Junior Weightlifters. Despite a 6 hour delay in Frankfurt airport due to stormy weather, the team remained upbeat, positive and focused. First up...

The first Welsh Masters Open will be running in Haverfordwest on 9th-10th June. This event is also a qualification event for the World Masters Championships in Barcelona, in August. Click here to enter! ...

Welsh Weightlifting Members are invited to attend the Black Tie Dinner event, to be held at 7pm, in the Treaddur Bay Hotel, Anglesey, on Saturday 16th June,  in celebration Holyhead and Anglesey Weightlifting Club's 50th Anniversary.  The Guest of Honour will be Commonwealth Champion Gareth...