The new President of Germany’s Weightlifting Federation (BVDG) is standing against Intarat Yodbangtoey of Thailand for one of the most senior roles in the sport.
Ursula Papandrea has announced her intent to regain the leadership of the International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) and made a damning condemnation of a "toxic culture of corruption" within the organisation.
Complaints of "self-interest before the good of weightlifting" after Thailand’s Intarat seeks support for IWF elections
One of the leading supporters of an overhaul of the way weightlifting is governed has reacted with dismay to the first news of a candidate in the forthcoming International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) elections.
The Interim President of the International Weightlifting Federation (IWF), Mike Irani, has promised to continue taking problems surrounding anti-doping seriously in 2021 after making changes in his short time as the temporary leader of the governing body.
Asian Games silver medallist Saeid Alihosseini is set to lead Iran's team in next year’s delayed International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) Junior World Championships.
The International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) held a technical officials seminar in Tokyo ahead of the rescheduled Olympic Games next year.
The rift in weightlifting has been exposed again by the International Olympic Committee's (IOC) decision to cut the sport's athlete quota for the Olympic Games by more than half.
Jeddah has been announced as host of the 2021 International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) Junior World Championships, with the event billed as a "like for like" substitute to this year’s cancelled event.
The International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) says its new independent Disciplinary and Ethics Commission will become operational at the end of December.
International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) Interim President Mike Irani revealed the governing body would continue to "embrace" technology after the success of the Online Youth World Cup.
There has not been a lot of opportunity for new experiences this year, given much of the world’s population has spent the majority of 2020 living under restrictive measures.
Peru finished top of the International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) Online Youth World Cup medals table as three athletes took the nine titles on offer on the eighth and final day of the tournament.
By Michael Houston
Uzbekistan topped the International Weightlifting Federation Online Youth World Cup medal table after Kurbonmurod Nomozov earned three gold medals in the men's 96 kilogram contest.