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PWF organised the three-day premier activity to further promote the game and to find new weightlifting talent.
Cube Weightlifting Academy, based on the Tyne Tunnel Industrial Estate, coaches weightlifters from seven to 60 years old and is always looking for new members in all age groups.
Pakistan's participation in the games includes athletics (men and women one each 2), badminton (men and women two each 4), boxing (4 men), hockey (18 men), shooting (5 men and 2 women), squash (men and women two each 4), swimming (men and women one each 2), table tennis (men and women two each 4), weightlifting (8 men) and wrestling (5 men),' he said.
Sannah Frivaldo later spoke with Diaz and assured her that improvements are on its way for the Philippine weightlifting team.
He said that the championship provided an appropriate opportunity for Syrian team to interact with renowned and strong Arab weightlifting teams and enhance their expertise in this sport.
It can be in judo, or it can be in weightlifting,' Ramirez said before the New Year break.
China, one of the best, if not the best, weightlifting country in the world, was one among nine countries suspended from the sport for a year as part of the IWF's fight against the doping epidemic.
At the moment, the IOC has canceled 29 weightlifting medals and 49 people have been tested positive for doping.
We will comply with Iranian cultural issues, and will help with training of female coaches and technical officials," said Phil Andrews, chief executive officer of USA Weightlifting.
New Delhi [India], Nov 30 ( ANI ): Mirabai Chanu scripted history on Thursday by becoming the first Indian woman in over two decades to clinch gold at the 2017 World Weightlifting Championship in Anaheim, USA.
WEIGHTLIFTING BEN FOGGO is continuing to shine in the world of weightlifting after returning home from Austria with a gold medal.
Paul Coffa, the general secretary of the Oceania Weightlifting Federation, who has been involved in the sport for more than half a century, said catching and banning drugs cheats before Rio was "a big break for weightlifting".
Dubai: The President of the Emirates Weightlifting Federation (EWF) has vouched that Aisha Al Beloushi, the lone UAE weightlifter, will give a proper account of her potential when she represents the country at the Rio de Janeiro Olympic Games next month.
GUWAHATI -- Pakistan on Saturday opened its medal count by grabbing two bronze in women\'s cycling (30km) and men\'s weightlifting (56kg) events on the first day of the 12th South Asian Games in Guwahati, India.
INDIAN weightlifting is in the news again for the wrong reasons with four individuals failing dope tests at the national camp.