Islamic Games weightlifting competition begins


The timetable of weightlifting competitions and a full list of the participants were determined in the IV Islamic Solidarity Games to be held in Baku. We will have the chance to watch 130 athletes from 21 countries in the competition platform. There are 51 women and 79 men among them. Azerbaijan National Team will compete with full staff- 16 persons ( 8 women and 8 men).
According to the timetable, the competition will start at 12:00, on May 13-17. The winners will be determined in two groups, on May 14 and in three groups on other days.
The weightlifting competitions in Islamic Games will start in the men 56 kg. The first session will be on May 13, at 12:00. In this weight category, one member of Azerbaijan National Team- Elmar Aliev will compete.
The competitions will be held in the competition hall of Weightlifting Academy, in Shuvelan. All weightlifting fans and media representatives are invited!
Below, You can get familiar with the timetable and a full list of participants in the Start Book: