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Important Note on Beijing Weightlifting Technical Congress

We would like to remind all NFs and NOCs representatives that the Technical Congress will be held at 15:00 on 7 August 2008 in the Competition Venue.


The Verification of Final entries will be held prior to the Congress, starting at 14:00 at the same location.


As the deadline of entries (Sport Entry Form) expired on 23 July 2008, please note the following regarding the Verification:


  • The athletes’ data should be checked and signed
  • No athlete can be changed / replaced
  • No bodyweight category can be changed
  • Entry Totals may be corrected considering that 15 / 20 kg rule will be implemented during the competitions