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  • Training Program Update 13 Dec 2021

    Objectives The main objective for all athletes over the next 3 weeks is simply ‘maintenance’. The program download below advises you to keep the first week’s training well below weights…

  • 2021 Australian Youth and Under 15 Weightlifting Championships

    Align Fitness and Massage / Weightlifting Academy of Tasmania, Saturday 03 – Sunday 04 July, 2021 Change of Competition Format The Australian Youth and Under 15 Championships will go ahead…

  • Weightlifting competitions in Tasmania

    To those who are not aficionados, it is hard to describe the experience of participating in a Weightlifting competition and why, despite the perils of the day, it is such…

  • Caleb Lucas secures 105Kg in the Clean & Jerk.

    Presidents Cup Round 6

    Saturday 7 September, 2019, saw a great day’s competition at the southern event of the Presidents Cup Round 6 which was held at the Weightlifting Academy of Tasmania / Align…

  • 2019 Australian U20 and U23 Weightlifting Championships

    A team of 4 athletes represented Weightlifting Tasmania with great success at the Australian Under 20 and Under 23 Championships in Sydney , 16-17 August. Stephanie Pickrell of the Weightlifting…

  • Arafura Games update

    For Tasmanian athletes participating in the 2019 Arafura Games, Darwin on 27-29 April, please see update from Australian Weightlifting Federation.

  • Weightlifting Tasmania Costume

    Weightlifting Costumes

    Order your Weightlifting Costumes now! The delivery wait is 5 weeks. You will need to provide measurements. Please guide for how to measure to measure: Download the Measuring guide for Weightlifting…

  • New location of Weightlifting Academy of Tasmania, 110 Mornington Road, Mornington, Hobart

    The Academy has moved!

    The Weightlifting Academy of Tasmania has moved to a new facility 500m2 at 10 Mornington Road, Mornington, Hobart, and joined forces with Align Fitness and Massage.

  • Christmas and New Year Opening Hours

    Christmas and New Year Opening Hours for Training and Coaching at the Weightlifting Academy of Tasmania, Hobart.

  • When do we give error feedback

    Getting serious about coaching

    A series of face-to-face and/or online group discussions for coaches in Tasmania with topics changing fortnightly. The discussion board is now open for participants, and already participants are contributing. To…