AWF NEWS

2019 World Masters Weightlifting Championships

Aug 02 2019

Twenty-three Australian weightlifters will compete at the 2019 World Masters Weightlifting Championships in Montreal, Canada, on August 16 – 24.

See the official website for the competition schedule and other information: https://montrealmasters2019.com/

We wish all of our Aussie lifters the greatest success in Montreal.

Women:

Name Age group Category
Junko Matsuzaki W70 59kg
Denese Billings W60 45kg
Mary Macken W55 49kg
Sherilyn Moffitt W55 55kg
Louise Webb W55 87kg
Diana Loy W50 59kg
Mary Bowie W50 87+kg
Toni Lane W45 59kg
Malgorzata Soroka W45 71kg
Lynda Edwards W40 64kg
Sanaa Hawkins W40 76kg
Leora Yates W40 81kg
Tara Noonan W35 55kg
Bonnie Grylls-Graham W35 59kg
Kate Stewart W35 64kg
Kelly Cameron W35 76kg
Meagan Welby W35 76kg
Gemma O’Brien W35 87kg

Men:

Name Age group Category
Yakov Shneidman M70 61kg
Bouachanh Thongvilu M55 73kg
Benjamin Silva M50 67kg
Andrew Stavroulakis M50 89kg
Stephen Tague M50 96kg
Mark Muir M40 89kg

 

The AWF Masters Panel has nominated the following lifters to represent Australia in the Women’s Team competition:

Name Age group Category
Toni Lane W45 59kg
Lynda Edwards W40 64kg
Sanaa Hawkins W40 76kg
Leora Yates W40 81kg
Tara Noonan W35 55kg
Bonnie Grylls-Graham W35 59kg
Kate Stewart W35 64kg
Kelly Cameron W35 76kg



Reserves

Denese Billings W60 45kg
Mary Macken W55 49kg