• Coaching Clinic Athabasca Sept. 2014

    This is an N.C.C.P. Stage I Competition Stream course for anyone interested in teaching the Olympic Weightlifting movements. You will be learning the movements and taking part in actual activities, so dress appropriately and bring a notebook! Read More
  • Western Canadian Weightlifting Championships Trophy

    The magnificent trophy from the 2014 Canadian Westerns! Read More

    When: June 7th, 11am to 2 pm All executive positions will be elected. In addition, we will discuss the calendar of events for the upcoming year and the Casinos in fall 2014. Reports by executives will be presented. Read More
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The Alberta Weightlifting Association is the sole governing body for the sport of Olympic Weightlifting in Alberta.  We are affiliated with both the Canadian Weightlifting Federation Halterophilie Canadienne (http://www.halterophiliecanada.ca/accueil_en.html) and the International Weightlifting Federation (www.iwf.net).

We are a not-for-profit society incorporated under the Societies Act (Alberta) governed by an all-volunteer Executive board.  For more information, click here:

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Throughout the year, the AWA hosts a variety of weightlifting competitions, coaching clinics, and weightlifting clinics. To participate in an AWA-sanctioned competition, you must be a current member of the AWA. Follow the links below to register as a member of the AWA or register for an upcoming event. For more information, you can also email ab.weightlifting@gmail.com.

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