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180 Medals Up For Grabs At 2019 Junior World Weightlifting Championships

The welcoming ceremony attended by President Major Generall (retd) Joji Konrote was held at the Novotel Suva Lami Bay yesterday.
31 May 2019 15:43
180 Medals Up For Grabs At 2019 Junior World Weightlifting Championships
Junior Weightlifting Championship medals

 

Sixty gold, 60 silver and 60 bronze medals will be up for grabs in the 2019 Junior World Weightlifting Championships which stars at the FMF National Gymnasium tomorrow.

Weightlifting Fiji president Atma Maharaj said the medals are brand new and amazing.

“ We have 20 weight categories ,10 men and 10 women categories and lifters will receive medal for the snatch, clean and jerk and the total,” Maharaj said.

“We have 180 medals, 60 gold, 60 silver and 60 bronze medals.”

Junior Weightlifting Championship  organising commitee chair Dr Robin Mitchel with the medals on May 30,2019. Photo: Weightlifting Fiji

Junior Weightlifting Championship organising commitee chair Dr Robin Mitchel with the medals on May 30,2019.
Photo: Weightlifting Fiji

The welcoming ceremony attended by President  Major Generall (retd) Joji Konrote was held at the Novotel Suva Lami Bay yesterday.

From left; President Major General (Ret’d) Jioji Konrote and IWF President Dr Tamas Ajan during the Junior World Weightlifting championship  welcome ceremony at Novotel Suva, Lami Bay on May 30,2019. Photo: Bruce Southwick/Zoom Fiji

From left; President Major General (Ret’d) Jioji Konrote and IWF President Dr Tamas Ajan during the Junior World Weightlifting championship welcome ceremony at Novotel Suva, Lami Bay on May 30,2019.
Photo: Bruce Southwick/Zoom Fiji

Edited by Osea Bola

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