Category: Weightlifting

Vote for the 2019 IWF World Weightlifting Lifter of the Year

Award season is upon us! The International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) has released the nominees for both male and female weightlifter of the year. The winners will each receive the IWF Jenő Boskovics Lifter of the Year Trophy for 2019. Here is

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3 More Weightlifters Fail Olympic Doping Re-Analysis

The International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) shared a press release today about the return of Adverse Analytical Findings (AAF) for the results of three more athletes from the 2012 Olympic Games. According to the

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IWF Rejects Allegations Made in ARD’s Documentary

German TV broadcaster ARD released a documentary on Sunday, January 5th titled Secret Doping – the Lord of the Lifters that alleges the International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) and its President, Dr. Tamas Ajan, of financial

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Rebeka Koha Named to Forbes Latvia 30 Under 30

At age 21, Latvia’s Rebeka Koha is already one of the most accomplished weightlifters in the world. On her resume, she can boast the following stats: 2016 Olympian 2X Junior World Champion 2X