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Last IWF Technical Visit coincides with Day 1 operations in ExCel by LOCOG

From 18th to 20th June, Attila Adamfi, Technical Delegate and Aniko Nemeth-Mora, IWF Director paid the last in the line of Technical Visits to London. During their meetings all departments and groups of the Games Organising Committee gave updates and preparations for welcoming Weightlifting in London were fine-tuned.

The visit to ExCel, the Olympic venue of weightlifting took place on the first day when LOCOG took ownership of the building. Construction of the competition and training venues and other functional areas had already commenced and are now in full progress.

LOCOG Weightlifting and Paralympic Manager Matthew Curtain and his Team are doing their best and awaiting the Weightlifting Family to the 2012 Games in London.