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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


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

Lasha Talakhadze Clean & Jerks Unofficial World Record 264kg

Lasha Talakhadze Clean & Jerks an Incredible 264kg

Over the weekend, Georgian superheavyweight weightlifter Lasha Talakhadze hit an absolutely massive clean & jerk at the Georgian National Weightlifting Championships. For the first time since the weight class changes, Talakhadze formally competed