Weightlifting Ireland will be running a development squad session for Youth (U17), Junior (U20) and U23 athletes in the coming months. As we have been unable to run competitions for athletes in these age groups for more than half a year due to the COVID-19 pandemic, we understand that some athletes may warrant inclusion in [...]
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Date: October 12, 2020 - October 18, 2020 Fit For All is a national initiative aimed at increasing awareness among people with disabilities, families/carers and disability services on the benefits of regular exercise, healthy lifestyles and opportunities to participate within the local community. Fit For All also aims to increase awareness and build the capacity of leisure & fitness [...]
Please see NEW "Return to Training Protocols (COVID-19)" for Weightlifting Ireland affiliated clubs and members. This document will be the template going forward with regular review. Read the full document here: https://weightliftingireland.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/07/Back-to-Training-COVID-19-29th-June-Draft-2-.pdf "Returning to Volunteering Safely" document here: https://www.volunteer.ie/wp-content/uploads/2020/07/Returning-to-Volunteering-Safely.pdf All policies and produces can be found in the "Policies" section on our website here: https://weightliftingireland.com/policies/
Our Ranking list and Records for all age brackets and weight categories have been updated. Ranking List Records NEW IRISH MASTERS RECORDS: James Buggle (M45/-67kg) : Snatch 59kg Peter Carroll (M50/-73kg): Snatch 63kg, C&J 87kg & Total 150kg David Gorman (M35/-81kg): Snatch 88kg, C&J 117kg & Total 205kg Colm Brown (M60/-81kg): Snatch 44kg, C&J 48kg & [...]
Standards for the Weightlifting Ireland National Senior Championships, 2021 have been agreed by the Board of Weightlifting Ireland. ** Qualification period: February 3rd, 2020 to December 31st, 2020. / (excluding the National Senior Championships – 2020). ** ALL Totals have been increased by 2% from 2020 numbers. Entry Totals: https://weightliftingireland.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/2021-QET-Nationals.pdf Terms & Conditions: Athletes must [...]
29th February, 2020 Venue: D12 Weightlifting Club - Male Results Female Results - The best lifters over the weekend were; Eithne Harte (-55kg/W35/Cork Weightlifting Club) : 62kg/80kg – 142kg (227.569 Sinclair-Meltzer-Faber) James Swan (-89kg/M35/Unattached) : 116kg/134kg – 250kg (320.393 Sinclair-Meltzer-Faber) - Congratulations and thanks to all the spectators, volunteers, loaders, referees, coaches and athletes who [...]
22nd February, 2020 Venue: Waterford Institute of Technology - Male Results Female Results - Overall Best College/University - DCU Weightlifting Club - The best lifters over the weekend were; Amy Flynn (-59kg/DCU Weightlifting Club) : 53kg/68kg – 121kg (169.0858 Sinclair) Alexios Karakatsanis (-96kg/TU Dublin Weightlifting Club) : 110kg/140kg – 250kg (287.0173 Sinclair) - Congratulations and [...]
Our Ranking list and Records for all age brackets and weight categories have been updated. Ranking List Records NEW IRISH RECORDS: Marina Quigley (-59kg) : Snatch 60kg, C&J 77kg & Total 137kg. (YOUTH & JUNIOR RECORDS) Gillian Barry (-64kg) : Snatch 70kg, C&J 90kg, Total 160kg. (U23 RECORDS) Hannah Crymble (-59kg) : Snatch 77kg, C&J [...]
1st February, 2020 Venue: Waterford Institute of Technology - Male Results Female Results - The best lifters over the weekend were; Lara Mc Manus (-64kg/Capital Strength Weightlifting Club) : 73kg/101kg – 174kg (228.7068 Sinclair) Seán Brown (-81kg/CFI Weightlifting Club) : 138kg/165kg – 303kg (370.9067 Sinclair) - Congratulations and thanks to all the spectators, volunteers, loaders, [...]
13th & 14th December, 2019 Venue: Capital Strength Weightlifting Club - Male Results Female Results - The best lifters over the weekend were; Rebecca Copeland (-49kg/Bohemian Weightlifting Club) : 63kg/80kg – 143kg (226.8547 Sinclair) Barry Kane (-102kg/Unattached) : 125kg/140kg – 265kg (297.7827 Sinclair) - Congratulations and thanks to all the spectators, volunteers, loaders, referees, coaches [...]