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Technical Visit prior to the JWC in Antigua Guatemala

Ms. Eva Moska and Mr. Attila Adamfi made a Technical Visit prior to the Junior World Championships & Pan-American Championships / Continental Olympic Qualification Event to be held in Antigua Guatemala from 10-18 May 2012.

The IWF delegates were impressed by the beautiful city and outstanding conditions provided by the Organizers. All necessary arrangements will be finalized in order to best meet the expectations of such competition.

The main facilities like the venue and accommodations are within walking distance.

The IWF delegates had a meeting with the Organizing Committee in Antigua Guatemala and had the opportunity to meet representatives of each key area.

The Organizers are supported by the Guatemalan Olympic Committee and also on a governmental level giving guarantee for a high standard Event.

On the occasion of their visit, the IWF delegates paid a visit to the Guatemalan Weightlifting Federation’s gym and headquarters.

Please note that the deadline to send your Final Entry Forms before 8 April 2012.