NEWS

 

Queensland Youth/Junior Weightlifters off to a flying start in 2019

Queensland athletes and coaches are off to a flying start in 2019 with the athletes listed below accepting the AWF’s invitation to attend a development camp at the Australian Institute of Sport on the 14th – 17th February, 2019. The Camp Coordinators are: Lyn Jones, Greg Hobl, Greg Haff, Erin Haff.

First

Surname

State

Club

Nelson

Harris

NSW

 

Jarian

Hogan

NSW

 

Orion

Walsh

NSW

 

Jett

Gaffney

QLD

Cougars

Jaspa

Hope

QLD

Whitsundays

Harper

Manz

QLD

Burleigh Barbell

Maddison

Power

QLD

Burleigh Barbell

Ben

Ward

QLD

Bounce Weightlifting Club

Logan

Weaver

QLD

Vivid Barbell Club

Zac

Millhouse

TAS

 

Stephanie

Pickrell

TAS

 

Matthew

Damches

VIC

 

Dexter

Todd

VIC

 

Ruby

Carwardine

WA

 

And not stopping there:

The Australian Weightlifting Federation Board of Directors, has announced the Athletes and Team Support Person selected and endorsed to represent the AWF at the 2019 Youth World Championships, taking place at Las Vegas, USA, on 8th – 15th March 2019.
The AWF Board also acknowledges the importance of the Personal Coaches who provide daily support to these athletes and congratulates them on their success, reflected in the achievements of their athletes.

Athlete BWT Club Personal Coach
Maddison Power 59kg Burleigh Barbell Callum Hannay
Torri Gallegos 64kg Toowoomba Greg Hobl
Jett Gaffney 67kg Cougars Miles Wydall
Jaspa Hope 89kg Whitsundays Leanne Knox

Head Coach/Manager: Erin Haff, WA.
Thanks to the generous support of the Australian Government through Sport Australia, the AWF is able to provide funding to alleviate the personal costs associated with each athlete’s participation in this event.
We wish the Team every success in Las Vegas.
 

Published on 12 Jan 19 - 11:58