National weightlifting scheduled for March 28-29

ISLAMABAD: The 61st Senior Men’s National Weightlifting Championships will be held at the Punjab University Grounds Weightlifting Centre, Lahore, on March 28-29.

According to Muhammad Rashed Malik Vice President,Pakistan Weightlifting Federation (PWLF), the championship will be held according to the International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) rules.

“All affiliated units of PWLF have been invited to participate in this mega event,” he said.

He said National Inter-club Youth and Junior Weightlifting Championships 2016 are being organized at the same venue from March 25 to 26.

A huge amount of youth, junior weightlifters from all the leading clubs of Pakistan will be participating in the mega event.

The age-limit of weightlifters for youth championship is up to 17 years and for Juniors 20 years.