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Ilya Ilyin celebrating after a world record 233 kg clean and jerk at the 2012 Olympics

British International Open: Ilya, Toma, Chumak, Seim, Ulanov and More

The release of the provisional start list for the Birdseye British International Open has revealed that some big names are perhaps going to be making the trip to compete in Coventry. The British International Open will take place from 7th to 9th June, alongside the British Championships. It is a bronze-level Olympic qualification competition (see …

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Lasha Talakhadze and Revas Davitadze watch the 2018 World Championships

The Two Types of Athletes we will See at the 2019 Continental Championships

There are three continental championships this April in the world of weightlifting. The European Weightlifting Championships (April 6th-13th), the Asian Weightlifting Championships (April 18th-28th), and the Pan-American Championships will all act as the last opportunities that athletes will have to secure a mandatory total in the first of three six month Olympic qualifying periods. Period …

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