New Club Opening in Fareham

New Club Opening in Fareham

Fareham Barbell Club is a new Olympic lifting club opening on the first of March 2018. The club is run by former Olympic Junior Polish weightlifter and Masters silver medalist Przemek Borak (BWL Level 2) and assistant coach and British record...
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Throwing Tin Around In Patchway Community College

Throwing Tin Around In Patchway Community College

IntroductionIn a priority neighbourhood, one of the first things to be left behind at a time of austerity can be status.In my area of Bristol, once famed for its engineering and manufacturing through prestigious giants like Rolls Royce and British...
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The First Youth Olympic Weightlifting Club In Ireland

The First Youth Olympic Weightlifting Club In Ireland

Read Gerry's inspirational story below of how he started the first Olympic Youth Lifting Club in Ireland. It's an incredible tale from Bodybuilding in the 1980s, moving to Olympic Lifting and then to setting up the club in the 2007.From...
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Why You Should Join A Weight Lifting Club

Why You Should Join A Weight Lifting Club

"Why Joining A Weight Lifting Club Was The Best Thing I Did As A New Lifter"Article By Stephen Hoyles - BSc(Hons) M.Inst.SRM.Dip - Personal TrainerFor the first year I was weight lifting, I did it alone. I watched YouTube videos, read...
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Stockport Spartans Weightlifting Club

Stockport Spartans Weightlifting Club

In our latest feature, we have had the pleasure of speaking with Sean McLoughlin of Stockport Spartans Weightlifting Club to find out more about their Olympic Lifting club. So without further a do...Welcome to Stockport Spartans Weightlifting Club! Here a...
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Featherstone Weightlifting Club

Featherstone Weightlifting Club

The Formation of Featherstone Weightlifting ClubFeatherstone Weightlifting Club (Featherstone WLC) formed in 1958 by founder member Allan Whitworth. In 1959 they amalgamated with Parkside WLC in Pontefract, which was f...
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Lakeside Weightlifting

Lakeside Weightlifting

Get involved with Lakeside weightlifting and find your strength.Hampshire's first dedicated community weightlifting club, based at the Lakeside Country Park, Eastleigh. The club is affiliated with British Weight Lifting (BWL), supported by Southampton Universi...
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St Birinus Celebrates 20th Year Anniversary

St Birinus Celebrates 20th Year Anniversary

On Tuesday 22nd November St Birinus Weightlifting Club celebrated its 20th year anniversary of their Sports-Lotto funded, Olympic Weightlifting Centre.Members of the club, both former and current, gathered for a evening meal to share memories and s...
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CrossFit Aldermaston Celebrate 2nd Year Anniversary

CrossFit Aldermaston Celebrate 2nd Year Anniversary

​On the 6th October 2016 CrossFit Aldermaston celebrated their second year anniversary. They celebrated in style with a mini competition and pizza! The CrossFit club is home to approximately 120 members with others that drop in frequ...
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Clubs Matters

Clubs Matters

Clubs binds us ​together. They bring us closer to our friends. They give you a sense of belonging. They provide an atmosphere where heavy weights are smashed and sweat is broken.That is why we here at Lifting Times think it's very important...
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