The following categories are valid: 52 kg Flyweight, 56 kg Bantamweight, 60 kg Featherweight, 67.5 kg Lightweight, 75 kg Middleweight, 82.5 kg Lightheavyweight, 90 kg Middleheavyweight, over 90 kg till 110 kg Heavyweight, over 110 kg Superheavyweight.
In World and Continental Championships not only the total results but also the individual lifts are honoured with medals.
The organization’s new name is “Fédération Haltérophile International”, in short FHI.
20th September, Warsaw: Foundation of the “European Weightlifting Federation”.
Foundation of the AIPS Weightlifting Commission.