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Bright prospects for University Weightlifting

Mr. Eric Saintrond, Secretary General and CEO of FISU (International University Sport Federation) paid a visit to the IWF in Budapest.

The host, IWF President Dr. Tamás Aján met Mr. Saintrond on Tuesday evening and they discussed current issues of the cooperation between both international organisations, with a special focus on the 2011 Universiade and the upcoming World University Championships. The FISU senior official expressed his organisation’s satisfaction with the progress of university weightlifting in the world.

He also visited the IWF headquarters where he was met by Anikó Németh-Móra, IWF Director and FISU CT Chair and Attila Ádámfi, IWF Competition Director.