Interstate travel remains difficult for many Australians and so the AWF Board has determined to move the 2021 AWF National Senior Championships online
Eileen Cikamatana and Kiana Elliott achieved a 1-2 finish in the inaugural OWF Online Cup last weekend.
Australia triumphed in a close match against New Zealand in Round 6 of the Oceania League last weekend.
The AWF Online Cup will be held over four days between 2nd and 6th November.
The Australian Weightlifting Federation will join the growing procession of weightlifting oganisations taking the sport online. Australia’s own Pedro Sanchez, Bowen Stuart and Phil Maunder have already had a taste of online weightlifting through their work on virtual events produced by the International, Pan American, and Uzbekistan Weightlifting Federations. They and many others will be flexing their knowledge and expertise to deliver the 2020 AWF Online Cup in the first week of November.