Become a Weightlifter
Getting started is easy.
Just contact your nearest Weightlifting Club
arrange your first training session.
A qualified Weightlifting Coach will
provide you with expert instruction and guidance every time you train at the
Weightlifting training revolves around developing the skills and
strength to perform the two Olympic lifts – the Snatch and the Clean & Jerk.
With regular training and qualified Coaching, Weightlifters of all ages can
enjoy a range of competition experiences , starting off with local Club
competitions and moving on to larger Open competitions and Championship events.
Competitions provide great opportunities for Weightlifters to set and achieve
their own Personal Goals, as well as compete with others of the same age, size
The Queensland Weightlifting Association provides
a full competition program
participation in most of these events is open to all
See our FAQ
for more details