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Technical visit in Pattaya

The Thai Amateur Weightlifting Association welcomed the IWF delegation for a Technical visit in preparation of the 2019 IWF World Championships in the capital city of Thailand recently.

The IWF inspected the venues in Pattaya: the SAT Indoor Athletics Stadium where the competition and training will take place and the Official hotel (Ambassador City Jomtien) that will accommodate all participants and meetings, including the IWF Congress. The conditions and requirements of the events concerned were discussed and specified.

In view of the extensive experience of TAWA in hosting major weightlifting events and having witnessed the thorough and professional preparations, the IWF rest assured that the upcoming IWF World Championships in Pattaya will answer to the expectations of all stakeholders. The IWF delegation was ensured that TAWA will deliver a successful event.