Conqueror of the bar: the hope of the Turkmen team Yulduz Dzhumabaeva
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Conqueror of the bar: the hope of the Turkmen team Yulduz Dzhumabaeva

Aina BERDYEVA Among the favorites of the Turkmenistan team at the World Championships in Ashgabat is the numerous champion of the country Yulduz Dzhumabaeva (48 kg). The coin box of a 20-year-old student of the National Institute of…

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On the way to the 2018 World Weightlifting Championship: Omarguly Handurdiev
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On the way to the 2018 World Weightlifting Championship: Omarguly Handurdiev

Aina BERDYEVA Turkmen athletes are intensively preparing for the World Weightlifting Championship, which will be held in Ashgabat this November. One of them is the multiple champion of Turkmenistan, a member of the national team of weightlifting Omarguly…

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French Lagardère Sports – the Official Broadcaster of the 2018 World Weightlifting Championships
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French Lagardère Sports – the Official Broadcaster of the 2018 World Weightlifting Championships

The French broadcasting company Lagardère Sports has been appointed as Official Broadcaster for the 2018 World Weightlifting Championship, which will be held in Ashgabat this November. Delegation led by Peter Angell, Senior Vice President, Media – Production at…

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ORIENT became the General Information Partner of the 2018 World Weightlifting Championships
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ORIENT became the General Information Partner of the 2018 World Weightlifting Championships

Media-Turkmen Information Agency became the General Information Partner of the World Weightlifting Championships, which will be held from October 28 to November 10, 2018 in Ashgabat. Within the framework of the partnership, ORIENT Media-Turkmen Information Agency will actively…

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World Champion from India will miss Asian Games to focus on World Cup in Ashgabat
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World Champion from India will miss Asian Games to focus on World Cup in Ashgabat

Indian weightlifter Mirabay Chanu will not participate in the summer Asian Games in Jakarta and Plebang to focus on preparations for the 2018 World Weightlifting Championships, which will be held from 1 to 10 November in Ashgabat. This…

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Emblem of the World Weightlifting Championship-2018 launched
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Emblem of the World Weightlifting Championship-2018 launched

The International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) released the official logo of the World Championship-2018, which will be held in November in Ashgabat. A key element of the emblem is a stylized human figure holding a barbell over the head,…

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World Weightlifting Championship 2018 will be the first competition to use online anti-doping system
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World Weightlifting Championship 2018 will be the first competition to use online anti-doping system

Ayna BERDYEVA International Weightlifting Federation, US National Weightlifting Federation and US Antidoping Agency joined efforts to provide anti-doping education to weightlifters. The organizations have signed a memorandum of understanding to launch a new system of education management, which…

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Italian weightlifter prepares to perform at the World Weightlifting Championships in Ashgabat
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Italian weightlifter prepares to perform at the World Weightlifting Championships in Ashgabat

Ayna BERDIYEVA Italian weightlifter Milena Gianelli (69 kg), Bronze winner of the Weightlifting contest of the XVIII Mediterranean Games, is preparing to take part in the 2018 World Weightlifting Championship, which will be held this fall in Ashgabat.…

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IWF Congress ratified new bodyweight categories
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IWF Congress ratified new bodyweight categories

Ayna BERDIYEVA The Congress of the International Weightlifting Federation (IWF), held in the capital of Uzbekistan on July 6, ratified ten new bodyweight categories for women and ten new categories for men. Earlier, the IWF Executive Board Session,…

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Spanish weightlifter Lidia Valentín in anticipation of the World Weightlifting Championships in Ashgabat
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Spanish weightlifter Lidia Valentín in anticipation of the World Weightlifting Championships in Ashgabat

Ayna BERDYEVA The World Weightlifting Championship, which will be held in Ashgabat in November this year, attracts international celebrities who are ready again to demonstrate their abilities. One of them is the sporting icon Lidia Valentín, the best…

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