Team Spartacus Spring Open

Posted: March 4, 2019 in MWA


Spartacus Weightlifting and CrossFit Mendota will be hosting the 2019 Team Spartacus Spring Open on May 4, 2019, in Mendota Heights (Minnesota).

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The Dakota Weightlifting Club will be hosting the 2019 CrossFit Winnipeg Open and Manitoba Masters Championships on Saturday, March 30, 2019.

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Entry deadline is March 22 at 5pm.

2019 La Coupe du Voyageur – Results

Posted: February 5, 2019 in MWA

On Saturday, February 2nd, 32 athletes competed in the 2019 Coupe du Voyageur Championship, hosted by the Hercules Weightlifting Club.

Congratulations to the best lifters of the competition, Eric Mazur (Hercules Weightlifting Club) and Andrea Robinson (CrossFit Rocked)

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The Hercules Weightlifting Club will be hosting the 2019 Coupe du Voyageur Championship on Saturday, February 2, 2019, at Prairie CrossFit (#3-1249 Clarence Ave, Winnipeg).

Session #1 (Women)
Weigh-in at 11:30am
Lifting starts at 1:30pm

Session #2 (Men)
Weigh-in at 2pm
Lifting starts at 4pm

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Manitoba athlete Rienna Skelton won the silver medal in the 64kg weight category at the 2019 Canadian Junior Championships.  She lifted 82kg in the snatch and 100kg in the clean and jerk, ranking 3rd place overall (based on Sinclair).

The MWA would like to congratulate all athletes and coaches who proudly represented Manitoba at the 2019 CCJR.


From left: Sean Mazur (coach), Nathan Corrigal (coach), Zack Louttit, Courtney Skelton, Skyla Louttit, Rienna Skelton, Gillian Martens


From left: Zack Louttit, Rienna Skelton, Courtney Skelton and Skyla Louttit (photo:Southwest Strength)

Five athletes will be representing Manitoba at the 2019 Canadian Junior Weightlifting Championships on January 19th in Brossard (Québec).

  • Courtney Skelton (Southwest Strength)
  • Skyla Louttit (Southwest Strength)
  • Rienna Skelton (Southwest Strength)
  • Gillian Martens (Starke Weightlifting)
  • Zack Louttit (Southwest Strength)

The event will be broadcast live on the event’s Facebook page.

Best of luck to all the athletes!

2019 La Coupe du Voyageur Championship

Posted: January 7, 2019 in MWA


The Hercules Weightlifting Club will be hosting the Coupe du Voyageur Championship on Saturday, February 2nd at Prairie CrossFit (#3-1249 Clarence Ave, Winnipeg).

Registration is now closed.

Check back next week for full event schedule and start list.


On Sunday, December 9th, 35 athletes competed in the 2018 Provincial Championships, hosted by Starke Weightlifting.

Congratulations to Rienna Skelton and Eric Mazur, who were respectively awarded best female and male lifters of the competition.

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2018 Provincial Championships

Posted: December 6, 2018 in MWA


Starke Weightlifting will be hosting the 2018 Manitoba Provincial Championships on Sunday, December 9th.

Session 1 (Women – all weight classes)
Weigh-in @ 8am
Lifting starts @ 10am

Session 2 (Men 55kg to 81 kg)
Weigh-in @ 10:30am
Lifting starts @ 12:30pm

Session 3 (Men 89kg to 109+kg)
Weigh-in @ 12:30pm
Lifting starts @ 2:30pm

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MWA Officials Clinic on November 24th

Posted: November 15, 2018 in MWA


The Manitoba Weightlifting Association is hosting an entry level referees clinic from 2pm to 4pm on Saturday, November 24th at CrossFit Rocked (in Brandon, Manitoba). 

Attendees who successfully complete the course, which includes a written test, will be certified as Provincial Level Officials.

To register, please email Jenn McMillan.

If you have questions about the course content or other refereeing questions, please email Richard Mason.