Competition Reports

Competition Reports

2018 Asian Games Weightlifting

Andrew Charniga The weightlifting competition of the 2018 Asian Games took place in Jakarta, Indonesia August 20 – 27, 2018. Since the weightlifting was part of the Games program the competition was held at the huge Jakarta International Expo center …

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The 2017 World Weightlifting Championships

The 2017 World Weightlifting Championships Andrew ‘Bud’ Charniga Elbakh Fares Ibrahim (QAT). Charniga photo. The 2017 World Championships were held at the convention center in Anaheim, California. The venue was similar to that of the 2015 version in Houston. However, …

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Europe vs Asia 2

Europe vs Asia 2 69 kg Men Ismailov Daniyar (TUR) Charniga photos Europe Although the best lifter from Europe Ismayilov (TUR) made an excellent 155 snatch and a near miss with 161; overall the quality of lifting was poor. Most …

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Europe vs Asia

Dueling Power Cleans

Europe Vs Asia Andrew ‘Bud” Charniga The small town of Forde, Norway nestled in a valley surrounded by mountains was an idyllic setting for this championships. Forde arguably hosted one of the very best if not the best European championships …

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The 2015 Asian Weightlifting Championships

The 2015 Asian Weightlifting Championships Andrew “Bud” Charniga www.sportivnypress.com The 2015 Asian Weightlifting Championships originally scheduled for June in Nepal had to be re-located because of the earthquakes in that country. The Thai weightlifting federation stepped in to organize the …

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