USA Weightlifting (USAW) has announced plans to set up a training base in Hawaii to give its athletes the best possible preparation and support before and during the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.
USA Weightlifting (USAW) chief executive Phil Andrews has created a new online platform to enable clubs to connect with members as preparations ramp up ahead of this year’s re-arranged Olympic Games in Tokyo.
USA Weightlifting has announced a profit of $925,000 (£680,000/€765,000) for 2020 despite disruption caused by the coronavirus pandemic and the postponement of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.
American weightlifter Matthew McCullough has been given a 20-month ban by the United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) after failing a drugs test for a banned substance.
Next weekend more than 300 weightlifters will take part in an online competition in the United States, American Open Series 3.
USA Weightlifting has changed the American Open Series 3 from an in-person competition to a remote and virtual event, as a result of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.
USA Weightlifting (USAW) is today launching an eight week virtual competition with prizes for the top five male and female competitors at the end of the series.
USA Weightlifting is set to expand access to coaching education courses for the black community through 10 full scholarships.
USA Weightlifting (USAW) has offered athletes another chance to qualify for national competitions through the Lift Proud Virtual Cup.
USA Weightlifting (USAW) has voted in favour of giving athletes a greater voice within the governing body, doubling their representation on the Board from two to four seats.
USA Weightlifting have announced a hosting partnership with their bordering neighbours of Canada to bring together the North American Open Series for athletes from both countries as of 2021.
USA Weightlifting are to hold a virtual training camp this week in a bid to get around the coronavirus crisis.
USA Weightlifting received 500 masks from the Chinese Weightlifting Association and is donating them to University of Colorado Health (UCHealth) to help battle the coronavirus pandemic.
USA Weightlifting (USAW) has struck its first deal with a cannabidiol (CBD) company, partnering with hemp-derived manufacturer Pure Spectrum to support its athletes through to 2023.
A new leader who has taken charge of weightlifting in Thailand has pledged to lead the nation to success in a clean future, but doping-related issues were immediately top of the agenda after his election as president of the Thai Amateur Weightlifting Association (TAWA).