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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...

The Commonwealth Games in April 2018, was the most successful Commonwealth Games for Wales so far, and Weightlifting Wales sent their biggest team in history, bringing home two medals and fantastic performances from the team. Weightlifting Wales would like to congratulate Ania Negele (pictured right), for...

Chair of Weightlifting Wales Barry Eaton confirms the appointment of three new board members;  Mark Hendy A passionate and driven senior HR professional with a strong understanding of emerging HR, based on a solid understanding of employment law. Particularly focused on creating and implementing broad, long term...

The first course of the year has now been scheduled, a Level 1 Coaching Weightlifting course will run on 5th-6th May, 9am-5pm at Strength Academy Wales (SAW) in Haverfordwest. The Level 1 Coaching Weightlifting course will equip you with the basic skills needed to start your...