The Weightlifting Competition Boom – Part 1

Is There A Weightlifting Competition Boom? If it feels like there are more weightlifting competitions, it’s because there are. My recent experience of running and attending weightlifting competitions over 4 straight weekends got me thinking. The competitive marketplace for weightlifting competitions is hot and we are experiencing a weightlifting competition boom. We talk about this…

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The bodyweight advantage in Weightlifting competitions could soon be gone.

Are we saying goodbye to the bodyweight advantage in weightlifting competition? With the Olympics, doping violations and the announcement of a new women’s weight category dominating the news in Weightlifting, it’s easy to overlook other technical rules changes that could affect Weightlifting competition soon. According to its report1 from a meeting held prior to the…

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