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The International Weightlifting Federation congress was held
1 Nov
The International Weightlifting Federation congress was held

On October 31, 2018, the International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) congress was held at the Sport Hotel in the capital's Olympic Campus, at which key issues of the future development of this sport and the significance of the world championship held in Turkmenistan were discussed.

During the meeting of the Board of Referees and Judges of the 2018 IWF World Championships, jury members, referees, chief secretaries of the competitions, their deputies, and doctors received relevant instructions regarding their duties, as well as familiarized themselves with the IWF Competitions Rules and Regulations. 

The meeting participants noted, the 2018 IWF World Championships in Ashgabat will feature the new bodyweight categories for both Men and Women. That is why they should be even more responsible as well as remain fair and objective.

Within the framework of the Congress of the International Federation of Weightlifting, ceremonies were presented for commemorative signs and souvenirs, as well as IWF certificates for their contribution to the popularization of this sport.

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