The Manitoba Weightlifting Association would like to congratulate Geoff Gray from the Hercules Weightlifting Club on his recent success signing as a priority free agent with the Green Bay Packers!

2017 Canadian Senior Championships

Posted: May 28, 2017 in MWA

Congratulations to Eric Mazur from the Hercules Club for representing Manitoba at the 2017 Canadian Senior Nationals in Brossard, Quebec.

Eric placed 5th with 125kg snatch and 163kg Clean and Jerk finishing with a 288 total.

4 athletes from the Dakota Weightlifting Club represented Manitoba in the 2017 Canadian Masters Weightlifting Championships, held on May 13th and 14th in Lake Country (BC).

They all won gold in their respective categories :

Charlene Mash-Hadlow (W50 – 69kg)
Doug Sinclair (M75 – 77kg)
Terry Hadlow (M60 – 85kg)
Craig Gilbert (M40 – 105+kg)

Congratulations to Terry Hadlow who ranked 2nd best overall male lifter

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Annual General Meeting

Posted: May 3, 2017 in MWA
The Manitoba Weightlifting Association
will be holding its Annual general meeting on
Wednesday June 28th, 7pm
at Sport Manitoba (145 Pacific Ave, Winnipeg)


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The Dakota Weightlifting Club is hosting the 2017 Outland Barbell Classic in Altona on Saturday April 22nd.
Registration deadline is Friday April 14th.

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15 Manitoba athletes will be competing in the Western Canadian Weightlifting Championships in Saskatoon on Saturday March 25th.
The Saskatchewan Weightlifting Association will be broadcasting the event live on its Facebook page.
Sessions are as follows (all times in Manitoba time):

Session 1 @ 9am
Jeff Halhead 69
Nicho Cercado 69

Session 2 @ 10:30am
Samantha Ang 53

Session 3 @ 12pm
Rienna Skelton 58
Rosie Densmore 58
Andrea Robinson 63
Kristy Fisher 63

Session 4 @ 2pm
Kayla Bauche 69
Cat Horbatiuk 69
Jennifer Webber 75
Duana-Lee Martens 75+

Session 5 @ 4:30pm
Chuck Swain 77
Éric Mazur 85
Ian Weins 85

Session 6 @ 7pm
Jordan Salo 94