Clean & Jerk Workshop | (November – 2022)

Congratulations to all those who attended our first Clean & Jerk Workshops for 2022/2023. We will email out certificates of completion to you all very shortly. We're very excited with the positive feedback we've received from participants. We hope to offer many more of these workshops to our community in the new year. If you [...]

Clean & Jerk Workshop | (November – 2022)2022-11-11T22:18:10+00:00

Safeguarding Tutor Training | (2022-2023)

Weightlifting Ireland are seeking expressions of interest from its membership to undertake the Sport Ireland Safeguarding Tutor Training.  Sport Ireland will provide the training over one and a half days in December 2022 and/or January 2023. It will be a combination of online and in person workshops - which will include an assessment presentation.  Sport [...]

Safeguarding Tutor Training | (2022-2023)2022-10-30T20:38:23+00:00

Snatch Workshop | (October – 2022)

Congratulations to all those who attended our first Snatch Workshops for 2022. We will email out certificates of completion to you all very shortly. We're very excited with the positive feedback we've received from participants. We hope to offer many more of these workshops to our community. If you have no experience with weightlifting, attending [...]

Snatch Workshop | (October – 2022)2022-10-11T12:11:34+00:00

Level 1 Coaching Course | (August – 2022)

Congratulations to all those who attended our second full Level 1 Coaching Course for 2022. We're very excited with the positive feedback we've received from participants on our most recent coaching courses. With that feedback we have worked hard modifying our L1 courses to increase learning opportunities over the two weekends. We are also very [...]

Level 1 Coaching Course | (August – 2022)2022-09-27T20:57:12+00:00

National Youth Summer Camp | (2022)

Last August, with the help of our volunteers and coaches we launched the inaugural Weightlifting Ireland National Youth Summer Camp. The camp was a great success and the start of something positive for our under-age development members. This summer camp included a combination of - Weightlifting (Snatch & Clean & Jerk), Gymnastics (core & gymnastics [...]

National Youth Summer Camp | (2022)2022-09-21T20:28:33+00:00

Level 1 Coaching Course | (Feb – 2022)

Congratulations to all those who attended our first full Level 1 Coaching Course for 2022. We're very excited to see our coaching course moving in a new direction with a new WI Coaching Team taking the lead this year for our educational courses. Our courses will be changing slightly - they will have a blend [...]

Level 1 Coaching Course | (Feb – 2022)2022-05-01T10:47:38+00:00

Garda Vetting at Senior Nationals – 2021 | (Info)

Weightlifting Ireland is going to have a Garda Vetting Booth at Senior Nationals for anyone whose WI Garda Vetting needs renewing. Tom Brady has taken over from Áine Byrne as the Acting Liaison Person for Garda Vetting with Weightlifting Ireland. Please see short message & video from Tom: "We have a large number of coaches [...]

Garda Vetting at Senior Nationals – 2021 | (Info)2021-11-11T11:03:50+00:00

Return to Training – (Guidelines) | (2021)

Weightlifting Ireland have partnered with Galway Physio Clinic to put together the following "Return to Training - Guidelines" document & warm up/exercise video for all our members & clubs! With gyms about to reopen on June, 7th we wanted to offer as much support to our members - both athletes & coaches as they return [...]

Return to Training – (Guidelines) | (2021)2021-05-31T09:16:19+00:00

1st International Virtual Women’s Grand Prix | (2021)

1st International Virtual Women's Grand Prix - (2021) Weightlifting Ireland are excited to announce we have entered 15 female athletes into the 1st International Virtual Women's Grand Prix! Athletes from six different affiliated clubs across the country expressed interest. It was great to see so many female athletes express interest to compete from Ulster, Leinster [...]

1st International Virtual Women’s Grand Prix | (2021)2021-04-30T18:47:11+00:00

Sport for Young People – Small Grant Scheme | (2021)

Sport for Young People – Small Grant Scheme 2021 is now open for applications! Sports clubs operating within the administrative area of Dublin City Council and affiliated to a National Governing Body are invited to apply for financial assistance from the Sport for Young People – Small Grant Scheme (4-21 years of age). This is [...]

Sport for Young People – Small Grant Scheme | (2021)2021-04-15T14:45:28+00:00
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