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International Weightlifting -IWF plans stricter doping controls

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”.

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

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.

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LATEST WEIGHTLIFTING NEWS

Here you will find the latest news from the national and international weightlifting world. 

3. July 2022

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.

International News
1. July 2022

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 News
30. June 2022

Mediterranean Games 2022 – Hernandez, Imperio, Pizzolato and Co. prove themselves in Oran

From Friday to Monday (July 1-4), male and female athletes from 17 nations will compete at this year’s Mediterranean Games in Oran, Algeria.

International News
28. June 2022

IWF Elections – International Weightlifting Federation Holds New Elections for Key Position

On June 25 and June 26, arguably the most important elections in the history of the International Weightlifting Federation took place However, as insidethegames now reports, a second round of voting will have to take place for one of the key positions due to an incorrect result.

International News
27. June 2022

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.

International News
24. June 2022

17th International Women Weightlifting Grand Prix – The Participants

On July 1 and 2, the 17th International Women Weightlifting Grand Prix will take place in Dudelange, Luxembourg. Scheila Meister from Switzerland and Lena Tomkowiak from Germany as well as the multiple European and World Champion Loredana Toma from Romania will also compete there.

International News

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

3. July 2022

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.

International News

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

1. July 2022

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 News

Mediterranean Games 2022 – Hernandez, Imperio, Pizzolato and Co. prove themselves in Oran

30. June 2022

From Friday to Monday (July 1-4), male and female athletes from 17 nations will compete at this year’s Mediterranean Games in Oran, Algeria.

International News

IWF Elections – International Weightlifting Federation Holds New Elections for Key Position

28. June 2022

On June 25 and June 26, arguably the most important elections in the history of the International Weightlifting Federation took place However, as insidethegames now reports, a second round of voting will have to take place for one of the key positions due to an incorrect result.

International News

IWF Elections – Jaloud is the new IWF President

27. June 2022

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.

International News