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Commonwealth Weightlifting Championships (Senior and Junior) fixed date

Paul Coffa General Secretary of Commonwealth Weightlifting Federation

officially informed us that after lengthy consultation with the Organising Committee of the 2009 Commonwealth Weightlifting Championships for Senior and Junior the exact period is October 18th – 23rd, 2009.

The host city of the Championships will be Penang (Malaysia).

The program is as follows;

October 18th Arrival of delegates

October 19th CWF Congress and Opening Ceremony

October 20, 21, 22, Competition dates

October 23 Sight seeing tours and for some countries departure

Full details will be sent out in early May.