International Weightlifting Federation meeting opened in Suva

IWF President Tamás Aján introduces his team to the Fijian President, Jioji Konrote. Picture: SUPPLIED

THE International Weightlifting Federation board meeting was opened this morning in Suva.

While officially opening the meeting, the President Jioji Konrote also welcomed the IWF President, Tamás Aján was welcomed at Novotel, Lami

The 2019 IWF Junior World Championship (JWC) will be held in Suva, Fiji from June 1 to June 8 and will be the largest ever Junior World Weightlifting Championship in the history of the sport with 64 countries participating.

The 2019 IWF Junior World Championships is also a qualifying event for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.

Mr Aján and team were accorded a full traditional welcoming ceremony.

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