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Aalborg Cup 2018

Hello to all fellow member nations of EWF

In the month of October we would like to invite your nations lifters to compete at Aalborg Cup 2018, at our club AK Jyden (Aalborg, Denmark)

Will you send out this “save the date” poster to clubs or lifters who could be interested? If possible we would be glad if you could post it on your federations webpage.
We know that it is early, but we hope that it will give lifters and trainers a chance to plan ahead.

Later we will send you a official invitation with all information needed to enter.






15th International Women's Weightlifting Grand Prix 2018

Invitation and Information Letter

Preliminary Entry Form

Final Entry Form

Dear Sport friends

In the attachment is all the Info for the 15th International Women Weightlifting Grand Prix - Sponsored by Eleiko from 10 - 13 May 2018 in La Laguna - Tenerife - Spain.

Competition Hotel: Martim Hotel

Training: Maritim Hotel & CRH in La Laguna 

Competitionhall:  CRH in La Laguna is 30 km from the Hotel

There will be five divisions:
Kids: 8-12 years
Girls: 13-14 years
Seniors: 15-34 years
Masters: 35+ years
Open division for crossfiters without a starting licence in Olympic Weightlifting
It is possible for masters to compete in the Seniors division instead of in the Masters Division



The WLS Board have finalised the new Selection Policy Criteria for the Commonwealth Games and as well as what it will take to be selected for International competitions and Scottish National Squads.

This policy will take effect from Jan 1st 2017

Weightlifting Scotland Selection Criteria 2017 Updated 23rd Nov 2016


The qualifying standard for the Commonwealth Games has now been finalised and this has been done in conjunction with the Commonwealth Games Council for Scotland. The final selection criteria for the Commonwealth Games been posted online on the Commonwealth Games for Scotland website


WADA (World Anti-Doping Agency)


WADA World Anti-Doping Code

WADA Prohibited List 2017

WADA 2017 Summary of Modifications


WLS AGM Minutes

AGM Minutes 2017



November 20, 2018