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IWF Executive Board members visit USA Weightlifting Championships/ US Olympic Team Trials

3 times Olympic Champion, Mr. Pyrros Dimas and IWF Women’s Commission Chair, MS Moira Lassen, both IWF Executive Board members visited Salt Lake City, Utah on the weekend to open the US Olympic Team Trials.

The USA Weightlifting Federation also hosted multiple “meet and greet” opportunities with Mr. Dimas for athletes and coaches alike. Mr. Dimas declared the Olympic Trials open while Ms. Lassen wished the athletes and coaches the best for the competition.

Congratulations to USAW Chair Ms. Ursula Garza Papandrea and CEO Mr. Phil Andrews for a successful event.