Weightlifting Schedule Released for Olympics

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Jenny Arthur Heading to 2016 Rio Olympics
Photo Credit: Lifting Life

The Opening Ceremonies of the 2016 Rio Olympics are only nine days away. With that, the International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) has published the schedule for the Olympics. The action begins Saturday, August 6.

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil is one hour ahead of Eastern time here in the United States. All times listed below are based on Eastern Daylight Time.

  • Saturday, August 6
    • Women’s 48kg Group A (6:00 pm)
  • Sunday, August 7
    • Men’s 56kg Group B (9:00 am)
    • Women’s 53kg Group B (11:30 am)
    • Women’s 53kg Group A (2:30 pm)
    • Men’s 56kg Group A (6:00 pm)
  • Monday, August 8
    • Men’s 62kg Group B (9:00 am)
    • Women’s 58kg Group B (11:30 am)
    • Women’s 58kg Group A (2:30 pm)
    • Men’s 62kg Group A (6:00 pm)
  • Tuesday, August 9
    • Men’s 69kg Group B (9:00 am)
    • Women’s 63kg Group B (11:30 am)
    • Women’s 63kg Group A (2:30 pm)
    • Men’s 69kg Group A (6:00 pm)
  • Wednesday, August 10
    • Men’s 77kg Group B (9:00 am)
    • Women’s 69kg Group B (11:30 am)
    • Women’s 69kg Group A (2:30 pm)
    • Men’s 77kg Group A (6:00 pm)
  • Thursday, August 11
    • REST DAY
  • Friday, August 12
    • Men’s 85kg Group B (9:00 am)
    • Women’s 75kg Group B (11:30 am)
    • Women’s 75kg Group A (2:30 pm)
    • Men’s 85kg Group A (6:00 pm)
  • Saturday, August 13
    • Men’s 94kg Group B (2:30 pm)
    • Men’s 94kg Group A (6:00 pm)
  • Sunday, August 14
    • Women’s +75kg Group A (6:00 pm)
  • Monday, August 15
    • Men’s 105kg Group B (2:30 pm)
    • Men’s 105kg Group A (6:00 pm)
  • Tuesday, August 16
    • Men’s +105kg Group B (2:30 pm)
    • Men’s +105kg Group A (6:00 pm)

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