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2017 IWF Electoral Congress Dates Announced

The 2017 International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) Electoral Congress dates have been set. The Electoral Congress will convene in Bangkok, Thailand, on May 29 & 30, 2017. At the meeting, the delegates will cast votes for...

Maddy Myers Awarded 2015 Jr Pan Am Bronze Medalist

Following the disqualification of Columbian gold medalist, Alvarez Caicedo, for an anti-doping violation, the IWF awarded Maddy Myers the bronze medal in the 58kg weight class of the 2015 Pan American Junior Championships.

Bulgarian Weightlifting Banned from 2016 Olympic Games in Rio

Today, the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) announced that it will uphold the Olympic ban placed on the Bulgarian Weightlifting Federation (BWF) by the International Weightlifting Federation (IWF).  The IWF banned the BWF from...