— 24 June 2022

Victory for Russia

Weightlifting has once again distinguished itself. Its international federation (IWF) has seen its decision to exclude Russian officials from its upcoming elections, scheduled for this weekend at the body’s... Lire la suite »

— 17 June 2022

Tamas Ajan disbarred for life

Tamas Ajan (pictured above) has been disbarred for life. The Hungarian leader, president of the International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) between 2000 and 2020, has been disbarred for life by... Lire la suite »

— 24 March 2022

China’s thumbs up

The International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) is facing a headache. On Wednesday 23 March, China announced in a press release that it would have to give up the organisation of... Lire la suite »

— 10 March 2022

Russians are no longer welcome

It is about time. The International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) has sided with the IOC’s recommendation in the face of the war in Ukraine. Its executive committee decided to ban... Lire la suite »