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Baasankhuu GANSUKH passed away

It is with great sadness that we inform the weightlifting community that Mr.Baasankhuu GANSUKH, 61, long time Secretary General of the Mongolian Weightlifting Federation and former General Secretary of the Mongolia NOC (1995 – 1999) passed away. Mr. GANSUKH who served as Technical Official for 2015 World Championships in Houston undergone several surgeries and passed away at the hospital of Ulaanbaatar.

The IWF presents its sincere condolences to the Family of Mr. GANSUKH as well as to the Mongolian Weightlifting Federation.