News and Media


Olympic Press Clippings

Check out some of the Press articles published in the international media with special regards to Weightlifting at the Olympic Games:

Reuters: Weightlifting

BBC: Weightlifting

NBC Olympics: Weightlifting


Weightlifting sees records tumble – London 2012 – Weightlifting

North Korea’s Om Yun Chol attributes Olympic weightlifting success to ‘Great Leader’

Olympic weightlifting is a triumph of grunts, wails and jerks

Olympics 2012: weightlifting

Wang wins Olympic weightlifting gold for China–oly.html

Weightlifting: Lin brightens China mood with gold

Weightlifter Girard wins Canada’s 3rd bronze of day

North Korea Wins Its Second Weightlifting Gold

An Olympic Weightlifter on Football, Breaking Windows and the Perfect Lift

Olympic Weightlifting Record: Om Yun Chol Of North Korea Lifts 3 Times Body Weight

Horse meat secret to Kazakh champion’s success–oly.html

Official Olympic Channel by the IOC