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Lynn Jones is 80!

Coach of the Australian team, Lyn Jones has been holding positions in the IWF since 1984. Starting as President of the Oceania Weightlifting Federation and IWF Executive Board Member – until today when he is Member of the IWF Coaching and Research Committee.


Author of the IWF Coaching Manuals and a lecturer for decades he has been travelling the world and teaching weightlifting to several generations.

The IWF sends him its warmest wishes and congratulations on his 80th birthday!