Tag: Sonny Webster

Sonny Webster at the 2015 IWF World Championships. Photo courtesy of Lifting Life.

Olympic British Weightlifter Sonny Webster Suspended 4 Years for Anti-Doping Violation

British Weight Lifting (BWL) has suspended Olympian Sonny Webster for failing an out-of-competition drug test on May 23, 2017. Webster's A and B samples tested positive for Ostarine, a Selective Androgen Receptor Modulator (SARM)....
Rebekah Tiler at the 2015 British Weightlifting Championships

Sport England Awards Funding to British Weight Lifting

Following last week's announcement that UK Sport would not be funding British Weight Lifting for the 2020 Olympic cycle, Sport England has awarded British Weight Lifting £2.2 million. Beginning in April 2017, British Weight...
Rebekah Tiler and Sonny Webster to Compete at Rio Olympics

Rebekah Tiler and Sonny Webster To Represent Great Britain in Rio

The British Olympic Association announced that Rebekah Tiler (69kg) and Sonny Webster (94kg) will represent Great Britain at the 2016 Olympics in Rio. Tiler is only 17 years old, but is the reigning British...