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Malta Weightlifting Association hold Electoral Congress 2017

Malta Weightlifting Association hold Electoral Congress 2017

Gavin Muscat The Malta Weightlifting Association Electoral Congress was held on Saturday 14th January at the Cottonera Sport Complex where the board members for the period 2017-2020 were elected. Jesmond Caruana kept his position of President of the Association, while... (Continue reading)

The Malta Weightlifting Association organises the MWA Awards 2016

The Malta Weightlifting Association organises the MWA Awards 2016

Gavin Muscat The Malta Weightlifting Association organised their annual event where they honour the athletes for their achievement in 2016. The presentation kicked off by awarding athletes with their achievements for the National Championships were at total of 35 titles... (Continue reading)

Weigtlifting: Malta participates at European Weightlifting Championships

Weigtlifting: Malta participates at European Weightlifting Championships

Gavin Muscat The Junior and U23 European Weightlifting Championships came to an end this weekend in Eilat, Israel. The 6 day long competition saw over 350 top athletes from all over Europe, including Olympic gold medalists from Rio 2016. Malta’s... (Continue reading)

Weightlifting: National competition held

Weightlifting: National competition held

Gavin Muscat Malta’s weightlifting organised the last local competition for this year, national championships  this past Sunday. These championships saw both male and female athletes from all age groups break personal best lifts and National records. Rylee Borg had an... (Continue reading)

Maltese contingent impresses at Commonwelath Games Qualification

Maltese contingent impresses at Commonwelath Games Qualification

Gavin Muscat Malta Weightlifting’s quest for Qualification for the Commonwealth Games in 2018 got off to a great start at the first qualifying event this past weekend. Yazmin Zammit Stevens and Kyle Micallef were the two athletes representing Malta at... (Continue reading)

3rd place for Yazmin Zammit Stevens and 4th place for Malta in Serbia

3rd place for Yazmin Zammit Stevens and 4th place for Malta in Serbia

Gavin Muscat A team from the Malta weightlifting Association participated in the 9th Vladan Mihailovic international competition in Indjija, Serbia on Saturday 8th October. The Maltese team consisting of Yazmin Zammit Stevens, Matthew Camilleri and Kyle Micallef performed very well. This Competition... (Continue reading)

Weightlifting: Third ranking competition held for 2016

Weightlifting: Third ranking competition held for 2016

Gavin Muscat Last Sunday; 2nd October, The Malta Weightlifting Association (MWA) organized their third ranking competition of the year at the Cottonera Sports Complex. This competition was of particular importance as it served in part as preparation for the upcoming international competitions. Besides... (Continue reading)

Weightlifting: The 6th Edition of theMalta Club competition is organised

Weightlifting: The 6th Edition of theMalta Club competition is organised

Note:This article has been published in both English and Maltese Nota:Dan l-artiklu ġie miktub bl-Ingliż u bil-Malti Gavin Muscat The Malta Weightlifting Association successfully organized the 6th edition of the Malta Club competition last Sunday; held at the Cottonera Sports... (Continue reading)

Maltese national team impresses at the Powerlifting Belgian Open Championships 2016

Maltese national team impresses at the Powerlifting Belgian Open Championships 2016

Gavin Muscat Top ranked Charles Degiorgio and Kris Mintoff both managed to obtain good results overseas over this weekend.  Degiorgio who weighed in at 81kg managed lifts of 215/125/262.5 for a 602.5kg total while Mintoff obtained 235/147.5/272.5 for a 655kg... (Continue reading)

Weightlifting: New National record in the IWF Grand prix

Weightlifting: New National record in the IWF Grand prix

Note:This article has been published in both English and Maltese Nota:Dan l-artiklu ġie miktub bl-Ingliż u bil-Malti Gavin Muscat The Malta Weightlifting Association has just returned from Iran where Kyle Micallef represented Malta for the first time in the IWF... (Continue reading)

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