Application for Club Membership
Membership numbers will be sent to you via email as well as in the post, so please check your email junk folder if you have not received your confirmation, before contacting the Weightlifting Wales office.

Club Membership Benefits – Access to support and advice from the Governing Body, only affiliated clubs may apply to Sport Wales for funding opportunities, reduced WW membership for your club members, mailing list including important updates, Club website linked to the WW website, official Weightlifting Wales Club Membership Certificate. All affiliated clubs benefit from exclusive membership to the Welsh Sports Association.

What you need in place to before becoming an affiliated club:

  • Two Welfare Officers (1 Male, 1 Female, with DBS in place)
  •  A BWL / WW Level 2 Coaching Weightlifting qualified instructor leading any Weightlifting activities
  • Club insurance in place
  • Completed a Safeguarding attendance course (these are typically 3 hours long, local authorities and the Welsh Sports Association will regularly organise these and they are attendance only- no exams to take)
  • Privacy Notice

    In order to provide an effective service to our members, it is necessary for Weightlifting Wales to collect some personal information in this form. Information collected will be used for the purposes of the legitimate interests pursued by Weightlifting Wales and data will be stored and protected in compliance with our legal obligations to meet GDPR standards.
  • It is vitally important that everyone involved in weightlifting in Wales is aware of their duty to safeguard the interest of young people participating in the sport. It is extremely important that all affiliated clubs sign up to the WW Safeguarding policy. Please sign below to confirm you have read and understand your responsibilities.

    Read our Policy here

  • You must appoint 2 welfare officers at your club/centre, one male and one female)

    Your welfare officers should not be related, or in a relationship with each other.
  • This number will be made visible on the poster we sent to your club
  • This number will be made visible on the poster we sent to your club
  • All welfare officers must be DBS enhanced checked and hold a current Safeguarding certificate. If you require help and guidance on this please contact our main office
  • Participation Questionnaire

  • Weightlifting Wales would like to gather some information about the use of Weightlifting facilities in Wales. We would like to understand how many people interact with Weightlifting Clubs to improve various aspects of their health, fitness and well-being, as well as measuring how many people participate in recreational and competitive Weightlifting and Para Powerlifting across Wales.
  • 1. Number of club users
  • This includes anyone who uses your club facility
  • E.g. Athletes from other sports who use your facility as part of their training
  • E.g. GP Referrals etc.
  • 2. Number of Coaches you have completed the following awards
  • WW WorkshopBWL Level 1BWL Level 2
  • WW WorkshopBWL Level 1BWL Level 2
  • Price: £ 50.00
  • £ 0.00


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