British Weight Lifting (BWL) is set to hold its Age Group Championships in October virtually due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
The chairman of the Philippines House of Representatives Committee on Youth and Sports Development, Eric Martinez, has called the Tokyo 2020 Olympics the best opportunity to win the country's first gold medal and has outlined weightlifting and boxing as two of the nation's strongest sports.
Estonian Academic Sports Federation (EASF) has expressed an interest in hosting the World University Powerlifting Championships in 2024.
A joint seminar held by the International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) and the Oceania Weightlifting Federation attracted participants from 29 countries.
An American weightlifter has been suspended for four years by the United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) after she was found to have purchased a banned substance.
Maltese weightlifter Yazmin Zammit Stevens has set her sights on becoming her country's first Olympic female athlete in the sport at Tokyo 2020.
Indonesian Olympic Committee President Raja Sapta Oktohari has written to counterparts in Japan to offer assistance ahead of the rescheduled Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.
Britain’s Sarah Davies given lead role as IWF names members of "political restart" Athletes Commission
The International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) has named the 10 members of its new Athletes Commission, which features men and women from all five continental federations.
Ukraine’s Dmytro Chumak was the star of the show in what was arguably the best online weightlifting competition ever staged - though Australia’s Eileen Cikamatana, a strong China team and a dog did their best to upstage him.
The senior European Championships in Moscow have been postponed again until next year, along with the election of the next European Weightlifting Federation (EWF) President.
British Universities and Colleges Sport (BUCS) has added weightlifting, Para powerlifting and handball events to its competition programme.
Turkish weightlifter Erol Bilgin had his eight-place finish at the London 2012 Olympic Games wiped after a reanalysis of his sample showed a positive test for a banned substance.
Uzbekistan is to host an Online International Weightlifting Cup as part of the country's Independence Day celebrations.
Weightlifting’s chances of return to live competition in 2020 recede after cancellation of IWF Youth World Championships
The 2020 International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) Youth World Championships, which were scheduled for November 11-18, have been cancelled because of the COVID-19 pandemic and will be replaced by an online competition.
The fractious relationship between the International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) and its disgraced former President Tamás Aján has worsened after further revelations by German investigative journalists.