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Rudolf Faja passed away

It is our deep regret to inform the Weightlifting Family that Rudolf Faja from Czech Republic passed away recently after a long disease. He was Category 1 Technical Official and actively involved in many successful European and World Championships in Ostrava, Cheb, Sokolov, Prague and Havirov between 1987 and 2002.

The IWF presents its sincere condolences to the Family of Mr. Rudolf Faja as well as to the Czech Weightlifting Federation.