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Event: 2015 Senior World Weightlifting Championships Date: 20th-28th November 2015 Location: Houston, USA 1. Overview This international selection policy has been created in line with Weightlifting Ireland’s aims of qualifying one male athlete & one female athlete for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games. Weightlifting Ireland will focus on gaining one male & one female quota [...]
Event: 2015 Celtic Nations Date: 31st October 2015 Location: Ireland, Venue tbc 1. Overview This international selection policy has been created in line with Weightlifting Ireland’s aims to continue to compete in the Celtic Nations since it re-emerged in 2013. 2. Eligibility To be considered for selection for the 2015 Senior World Weightlifting Championships, athletes [...]
Competing on Tuesday in the 77kg 'B' Group, Capital Strength's Cathal Byrd had a great performance at the European Senior Championships in Tbilisi, Georgia. In the Snatch he finished with 115kg - a little less than he would have liked - but in the Clean & Jerk he went 3/3 making 150kg on his opener; [...]
The European Senior Championships may have come to an end, but we still have videos of Team Ireland's performances to upload! Prodigy Barbell's Sinead Ryan & Claire McGlynn competed in the 63kg 'B' group last Wednesday and both had great performances/ Sinead got all three snatches finishing with a tremendous save with 65kg - the [...]
Team Ireland's final video from the European Senior Championships in Tbilisi, Georgia. Amy Laffan (69kg) had a strong debut at the European Senior Championships. Setting a new Irish record in the snatch on her second attempt with 72kg, and coming agonisingly (literally) close with 74kg on her third attempt. Despite some quite serious shoulder discomfort, she [...]