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Anaheim World Championships nominated for the SportsTravel Awards

The 2017 IWF World Championships, Anaheim was nominated for SportsTravel Awards in two categories.


Sports Travel Magazine’s annual SportsTravel Awards are given out each year to the very best sporting events hosted throughout the year in the USA.

This is the second time an IWF world event has been nominated and in 2015, weightlifting won the Best Amateur Single-Sport Event Award for the 2015 IWF World Championships Houston, USA.

This year the 2017 IWF World Championships Anaheim, USA was nominated in the categories of Best Single-Sport Event (Amateur) and Best Sports Event of the Year.

To vote for weightlifting, please follow the link to, click on the vote tab and select the events within the above-mentioned categories. The online poll is closing on 15th of August.

The Awarding Ceremony will be held at the USOC SportsLink/TEAMS show in October in Louisville, USA.

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