The International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) has taken another significant step in its attempts to clean up a tarnished sport by giving the majority of seats on its new Anti-Doping Commission to independent members.
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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.
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Posthumous award for tango-loving "fat one" Selvetti, South America’s first Olympic weightlifting medallist
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The International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) has taken the first step towards giving athletes a meaningful voice in the sport’s future.
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The best young male weightlifter in Austria will not compete for his homeland again after a serious breakdown in relations with his national federation.