The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) published the 2023 List of Prohibited Substances and Methods (List), which was approved by WADA’s Executive Committee (ExCo) in September, 2022. WADA also published: the 2023 Summary of Major Modifications and Explanatory Notes as compared to the 2022 List; and the 2023 Monitoring Program, which includes substances that are not on the List, but that [...]
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Weightlifting Ireland are seeking expressions of interest from our qualified Level 1 Coaches to deliver our schools partnership programme to Transition Year (TY) students in 2023. This programme was introduced in early 2022 as a Women in Sport (WIS) initiative, in conjunction with Sport Ireland (SI) and the Local Sports Partnerships (LSP). It is a six [...]
Due to the increase in participation, especially within our under-age membership, the WI Board of Directors have decided to bring in new safeguarding protocols for coaches and officials for 2023. This new coach/official license will become the new minimum standard for any coach and/or official/volunteer who wishes to participate and/or help at WI events in [...]
Our Ranking list and Records for all age brackets and weight categories have been updated. [ Ranking List ] [ Records] TOP SENIOR ATHLETES / (Sinclair): Tham Nguyen (-49kg) : 166kg Total / 259.3100 Sinclair Seán Brown (-89kg) : 312kg Total / 370.2260 Sinclair TOP JUNIOR ATHLETES / (Sinclair): Marina Quigley (-55kg) : 136kg Total [...]
We'd like to welcome all NEW & RETURNING clubs for 2023! Join us today!🇮🇪🍀 ⚠️ All clubs who join in 2023 will need to upload a number of documents which will allow the WI team to verify your application before we can set your club to active on the database. For additional support, please review [...]
The Board of Weightlifting Ireland invites you to view this year's proposed calendar of events. With a mixture of International, National, Provincial, Development and Educational events planned - it promises to be a great year. Calendar of Events (2023) : [ HERE ] (Exact dates, timings & event details are subject to change due to [...]
Venue: Bogotá, ColombiaDates: 5th – 16th of December, 2022 - Results (ALL) - Tham Nguyen | (-49kg) 48.9kg BW | 73kg / 93kg - 166kg (20th) Hannah Crymble | (-59kg) 58.5kg BW | 83kg / 104kg - 187kg (35th) Seán Brown | (-89kg) 88.1kg BW | 140kg / 170kg - 310kg (29th) – Congratulations to all the [...]
Venue: Florida, USADates: 1st – 9th of December, 2022 - Results (ALL) - Lucy Moore-Fox | (-71kg) | W65 69.94kg BW | 33kg / 47kg - 80kg (2nd) 🥈 Phil Brown | (-59kg) | W60 58.57kg BW | 33kg / 37kg - 70kg (6th) Gerard Finn | (-109kg) | M65 108.05kg BW | 64kg / 86kg - [...]
Dates: 2nd & 3rd - December, 2022Venue: Capital Strength Weightlifting Club - Results (FEMALE) Results (MALE) - The best lifters over the weekend were; Niamh Murray (-64kg/Fianna Weightlifting Club) : 68kg/88kg – 156kg (205.4482 Sinclair) Cormac Mac Grory (-96kg/Capital Strength Weightlifting Club) : 130kg/157kg – 287kg (323.2277 Sinclair) - Firstly, congratulations and thanks to all the volunteers, [...]
Gillian Barry's 4th place result in the U64kg class at the European U23 Weightlifting Championships last month marks a highpoint to date for Irish women in international weightlifting, but the Wexford woman is accustomed to pushing herself and women's weightlifting forward. Gillian was the first Irish woman to Clean & Jerk 100kg at an EWF [...]