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Youth World Records established and published by the IWF

In view of the 1st Youth World Championships to be held next week in Thailand, the IWF has established the “basic” World Records for men (boys) and women (girls) for the Youth age group, i.e. 13-17 year old weightlifters. As the basis for the Youth World Records the Youth Records of those Continental Federations were serving that had such register from previously held Continental Championships for youth lifters.

You may find the Youth World Records under “Records” on this website:

Boys’ World Records

Girls’ World Records