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Workshop for Athletes and Coaches

A series of 90 minutes workshops on the theory and practise of Olympic Weightlifting which are open to the public and delivered by leading coach educator Leo Isaac. Registered participants can vote for the topics that most interest them. Each topic will have a duration of 20-30 minutes and therefore each workshop will contain around […]

Presidents Cup Final

This competition is open to all-comers. If you are not a member of Weightlifting Tasmania Inc., you can enter this competition by filling out a “Single Competition Entry Form” and returning to the association at the address shown on the form. There is no entry standard for this competition. The entry fee costs $30 for […]

Open Weightlifting Competition

Open Weightlifting CompetitionThis competition is Round 7 of the Presidents Cup and is open to all comers. There is no entry qualification level and first-time competitors are welcome. Deadline for entry – Saturday 20 October How to enter:(1) Register your interest by contacting competition director: Leo Isaac on email: or call mobile: 0423767955(2) Go […]

2019 Intensive Training Camp

The Weightlifting Academy of Tasmania will again host an Intensive Training Camp for Weightlifting on 11-13 January, 2019. The 3-day program will include twice daily training sessions, a lecture in the afternoon, a Q&A session in the morning and daily debriefings. Download Camp Timetable and Program Training will have a major emphasis on technical performance […]

Open Weightlifting Competition, Hobart

Anyone can enter this Weightlifting competition, you don’t have to be a current member of Weightlifting Tasmania although the entry fee is less if you are. If you are new to competition Weightlifting, here are some reasons why you should give it a go: You don’t have to wear a regulation Weightlifting competition uniform (lifting […]

AWF Level 1 Coach Accreditation Course

This 2-day course, certified by the Australian Weightlifting Federation, will provide an excellent foundation for anyone interested  in learning the skills and methodology of Olympic Weightlifting. If you are a prospective athlete or a coach this course is for you and it does not matter whether you have previous experience of the sport. You will […]