The AWF invites expressions of interest from IWF Category 1 Referees with a valid licence for 2017 – 2020 who wish to be nominated to the IWF for one or more of the following International events:
- 2019 IWF Youth World Championships Las Vegas, NV, USA, 8 – 15 March
- 2019 IWF Junior World Championships Suva, FIJ, 1 – 8 June
- 2019 IWF World Championships Pattaya, THA, 16 – 25 September
The AWF Board are delighted to announce the appointment of Mr Ian Moir as the new AWF Chief Executive Officer.
Please refer to the attachment containing the AWF Board approved 2019 AWF National Championships Qualifying Standards.
The 2019 international event qualifying standards will be released prior to 30 November 2018.
Please refer to the attachment containing the announcement of the AWF Team that will be contesting the 2018 IWF World Senior Championships taking place in Ashgabat, Turkmenistan during the period 1 – 10 November 2018.
Please refer to the attachments containing the regulations for the 2019 Australian Masters Weightlifting Championships taking place at Marrara Indoor Sports Complex, Marrara during the period 16-17 March 2019.
Please refer to the attachment containing the 2019 AWF Board approved qualifying periods.
From November 1st, 2018, the IWF will change the bodyweight categories. Therefore NEW records will be established.
The OWF Executive Board and with the assistance of Michael Noonan, the CWF Statistician, have established new standards in these new bodyweight categories.
The 2018 Annual General Meeting of the Australian Weightlifting Federation was held on Monday the 10th September.