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2014 Almaty WWC Organizing Committee visited the Asian Games

The Organizing Committee of the 2014 IWF World Championships visited the 17th Asian Games in Incheon, Korea.
The delegation, headed by Mr. Zhanat Tussupbekov, President of the OC and the Kazakh Weightlifting Federation visited
the Moonlight Garden Venue, home of the weightlifting competitions.
During the venue inspection tour, technical details were coordinated with the IWF representatives with regard to the World Championships venue. The very first gold Medal (W48kg) of the Asian Games weightlifting competition went to
Margarita Yelisseyeva from Kazakhstan and honoring this great achievements Mr. Zhanat Tussupbekov offered a dinner for the weightlifting family.