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International Weightlifting – IWF to take stronger action against doping

The International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) wants to take stronger action against doping in weightlifting. The federation emphasized this during a meeting in Rome last week.

International Weightlifting -IWF plans stricter doping controls

After the International Olympic Committee (IOC) banned weightlifting from the program for the 2028 Games in Los Angeles, the International Weightlifting Federation is seeking reforms. Now stricter doping rules are supposed to be another step to regain the confidence of the IOC.

CrossFit Games® 2022 – Fiebig: “I have learned a lot and will grow from it”.

This year’s CrossFit Games are in the books. Weightlifting Shop athlete Moritz Fiebig finished 36th in his debut on the big stage, took many learnings from the competition and is already motivated to attack again next year.

CrossFit Games 2022 – Showdown for Moritz Fiebig

Wednesday is the day – Madison, Wisconsin, will host this year’s CrossFit Games from Aug. 3-7. Weightlifting Shop athlete Moritz Fiebig has also made the journey to the USA, where he will be the only German athlete to compete against the best in the world at the CrossFit Games.

Women Weightlifting Grand Prix – Tomkowiak with new PR, Meister lifts Swiss record

At the International Women Weightlifting Grand Prix in Luxembourg the two Weightlifting Shop athletes Scheila Meister and Lena Tomkowiak showed strong performances. While Tomkowiak was rewarded with a new PR and the silver medal, the Swiss champion lifted a new national record in the clean and jerk.

IWF Elections – Italian Urso Takes Office of Secretary General with One Vote Lead

Antonio Urso was elected as the new Secretary General and Treasurer of the International Weightlifting Federation. The Italian won the runoff against José Quinones, who had been erroneously declared the winner last Saturday.

International Weightlifting -IWF plans stricter doping controls

After the International Olympic Committee (IOC) banned weightlifting from the program for the 2028 Games in Los Angeles, the International Weightlifting Federation is seeking reforms. Now stricter doping rules are supposed to be another step to regain the confidence of the IOC.

CrossFit Games 2022 – Showdown for Moritz Fiebig

Wednesday is the day – Madison, Wisconsin, will host this year’s CrossFit Games from Aug. 3-7. Weightlifting Shop athlete Moritz Fiebig has also made the journey to the USA, where he will be the only German athlete to compete against the best in the world at the CrossFit Games.

IWF Elections – Jaloud is the new IWF President

After the election congress of the International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) took place in Tirana, Albania, in the past two days, Mohamed Jaloud was elected as the new IWF president. He is now expected to safeguard the future of weightlifting with a new team behind him.