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Maggie Lynes’s appointment

The English Committee of the BWLA are pleased to announce the appointment of Maggie Lynes as the Weightlifting Team Manager for the 2010 Commonwealth Games scheduled to be held in October 2010 in Delhi, India. Maggie was a competitor in the early 1990’s winning silver medal at the 1990 European Senior Championships, and gold in the European Union 1990 and bronze in the European Union 1992. Maggie competed in the 2002 Commonwealth Games in Manchester, and was appointed Coach for the 2006 Games in Melbourne. She served as Team Manager at the Commonwealth Youth Games in India in 2008, where Zoe Smith won the gold medal. (BWLA)