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The website contains a listing of all the OLYMPIC WEIGHTLIFTING sites I could find on the Internet. I've organized it by starting with Links to Weightlifting in the USA, then expanding to International Weightlifting (with links to European and Commonwealth Weightlifting) and the OLYMPICS. It then continues with Weightlifting Equipment & Sponsors, General Weightlifting Sites and ends with some Fitness and Nutrition & Supplement sites.
Feel free to Suggest any useful OLYMPIC WEIGHTLIFTING sites/resources.

[USA WeightLifting Logo] USA WeightLifting
Results - 1933, 1934, 1935, 1936, 1937, 1938, 1939, 1940, 1941, 1942, 1943, 1944, 1945, 1946, 1947, 1948, 1949, 1950, 1951, 1952, 1953, 1954, 1955, 1956, 1957, 1958, 1959, 1960, 1961, 1962, 1963, 1964, 1965, 1966, 1967, 1968, 1969, 1970, 1971, 1972, 1973, 1974, 1975, 1976, 1977, 1978, 1979, 1980, 1981, 1982, 1983, 1984, 1985, 1986, 1987, 1988, 1989, 1990, 1991, 1992, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013 & 2014 USA Weightlifting Senior National Championships.
Results - 1981, 1982, 1983, 1984, 1985, 1986 & 1987 USA Women's Senior National Championships.
Results - 1973, 1978, 1980, 1981, 1982, 1983, 1984, 1985, 1987, 1989, 1990, 1991, 1992, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013 & 2014 USA Weightlifting National Junior Championships.
Results - 1991, 1992, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012 & 2013 USA Weightlifting American Open.
Results - 1936, 1940, 1948, 1952, 1956, 1960, 1964, 1968, 1972, 1976, 1980, 1984, 1988, 1992, 1996, 2000, 2004, 2008 & 2012 USA Weightlifting Olympic Tryouts.
Results - 1998, 2001 & 2007 USA Weightlifting World Team Tryouts.
Results - 2006, 2009 & 2013 USA Weightlifting Senior Pan Am Team Trials.
Results - 2000, 2002, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012 & 2013 USA Weightlifting National Schoolage/Youth Championships.
Results - 1953, 1985, 1987, 1993, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2011, 2013 & 2014 USA Weightlifting National Collegiate/University Championships.
List - USA Senior National Champions 1928 - 2014 By Class, By Name, or By the Numbers
List - USA Women's National Champions 1981 - 2014 By Class, By Name, or By the Numbers
List - All Time, 1896 - 1992 & 1993 - 1997 American Records.
List - All Time USA World Records.
List - USA Olympians By Year, or By Name
Local Weightlifting Committees (LWC)
Pacific WeightLifting Association: The PWA covers the State of California from south of Fresno to the Oregon Border and includes 10 Counties in Western Nevada.
Idaho Weightlifting: Idaho Weightlifting is Local Weightlifting Committee's Homepage and a great source for a variety of training routines.
Motor City Barbell: USAW Michigan Olympic Weightlifting Homepage.
New Jersey Weightlifting: This site contains information about the sport in the state of New Jersey including records, pictures, the Hall of Fame, entries and results.
Washington Weightlifting: Washington LWC President Al Reed's site with information about Washington State Weightlifting.
Regional Training Centers
Anderson/Cohen Weightlifting Center: The Anderson/Cohen Weightlifting Center is the home of  Team Savannah.
High Altitude Sport's Training Center: Located in Flagstaff at Northern Arizona University, the site of the 1998 US Senior National Championships.
MIKE'S GYM: Home of  Team Southern California is a Regional Training Center located in Bonsall, California.
USA Weightlifting Development Center: Dr. Kyle Pierce is the Director of this center located on the Campus of LSU Shreveport, LA. It's also the venue for many National Meets.
United States Olympic Education Center: At Northern Michigan University is the home USA Weightlifting's College "Scholarship" Program.
US WeightLifting Teams, Clubs and Training Sites
American Weightlifting: Founded with one simple goal in mind: to re-establish the United States as a dominating power in the sport of Olympic Weightlifting by bringing The Greatest Coach in the history of the sport to their facility.
Aurora Weightlifting Club: Founded and operated by Thomas Kraus, the Aurora Weightlifting Club trains out of West Aurora High School.
The Athlete's Congress: A New Weightlifting Team from the San Jose, California Area.
Calpian Weightlifting Club: From the Seattle Washington area, this club has consistently been among the top three clubs in the Nation every competitive season.
Coffee's Gym: The best Woman's Team in the United States. This club also includes 4 Male US Olympians.
Columbus Weightlifting Club: Hosts of The Arnold (Schwarzenegger) Classic Weightlifting Meet.
Devil's Power: Devils Olympic Training Hall at Fairleigh Dickinson University in Madison, New Jersey.
East Coast Gold Weightlifting Team: ECG, our Nation's Largest Weightlifting Team, comprised of Athletes and Coaches from all over the North East Region of the USA.
Gayle Hatch Weightlifting Team: From Baton Rogue, LA. This Team has had over 40 repesentatives on US International Teams including 1984 Olympian Tommy Colandra and 1988 & 1992 Olympian Brett Brian.
Lost Battalion Hall Weightlifting Team: New York City's home for Olympic Weightlifting for the past 40+ Years is still going strong!
McNeese State University: 2001 National Collegiate Weightlifting Champions from Lake Charles, LA.
Midwest Weightlifing Club: Host of the 2004 Senior National Championships, located in Schererville, IN.
Midwestern State University Strength Research Laboratory: Wichita Falls, Texas.
Minnesota High School Weightlifting: Their goal is to provide information on the sport of weightlifting in Minnesota to high school student-athletes and coaches.
Mustang Weightlifing Club: Part of Team Arizona, located in Mesa, AZ.
Nevada Barbell Club: In Reno, Nevada and sponsors of the High Desert Open in July.
Peaks Weightlifting Club: A Flagstaff, AZ Strength & Conditioning facility that specializes in developing and training weightlifting athletes.
Power Sport Center: Dave Gremore's Olympic Weightlifting Training Facility is located in Denmark, Wisconsin, 13 miles southeast of Green Bay.
Pure Strength: Sean Waxman's Sport Performance Institute in Southern California,
Rancho Buena Vista High School: Southern California High School coached by USA Weightlifting Senior International Coach, Mike Burgener.
The Sports Palace: The USA's "TEAM of the 80's", the Sports Palace Weightlifting Team, Coached by 3 time US Olympic Coach, Jim Schmitz now has 2 different training locations in San Francisco and South San Francisco, California.
Team Beaufort: Located Beaufort, SC they were the 2000 AAU Junior Olympic Games Team Champions.
Team Georgia Weightlifting: The vision of Team Georgia Weightlifting is to educate and develop the physical and mental aspects of athletes and coaches from around the State of Georgia.
Team Florida: Information about Olympic Weightlifting in the State of Florida with 25+ Training Centers throughout the State.
Team New Jersey: Established in 2000 by 1980 Olympian Bob Giordano. They train at Fairleigh Dickinson University, in Madison, NJ, where they are coached by Bobby "G" and Nik Curry.
Team Sacramento Olympic Weightlifting Club: Kathy Redcher-Bowling's Team Sac Page. It has Team Sac Bios, photos, maps, links, even the weather.
Team Sacramento Olympic Weightlifting Club II: Located at CAL State University, Sacramento, this growing Team has had great sucess Collegiately and is gaining notice on the National scene.
Team Savannah: One of the most sucessful teams in USA Weightlifting history. Half of the 2000 Olympic Team and the Woman's Coach came from this Team.
Team Wesley: One of the Premier Teams in the US. Home of Olympians Wes Barnett and Pete Kelley.
Universty of Arizona Olympic Weightlifting Club: This club was formed at the U of A in Tuscon 5 years ago and has been successful in State and Collegiate Competitions.
The West Park Weightlifting Club: Located in West Park, OH, a section of Cleveland.
Wichita Falls Weightlifing Club: A young club that has already had great success, including winning National Junior Team Titles and placing lifters on the last 2 Junior World Teams.
Woodward Academy War Eagles: Located in Atlanta, started by the 1999 USA Weightlifting Developmental Coach of the Year, C.J. Stockel and now Coached by National Junior Record Hoilder, Emily Tyre.
Masters Weightlifting: Masters (age 35 and older) weightlifting in the USA.
US WeightLifters
Sibby Flowers: One of the pioneers in US Women's Weightlifitng.
Cara Heads: 2000 Olympian, 7 time National Champion and multiple American Record Holder who has also produced a manual to Live Like A Champion.
Ken Patera: The First American to Clean and Jerk 500 pounds and also the only American to Press 500 pounds!
Norik Vardanian: Son of Olympic Weightlifting Champion Yurik Vardanian, makes us question, "Is history about to repeat itself?".
[IWF Weightlifting Logo] International Weightlifting Federation
International Weightlifting Data: Searchable Database with information about Weightlifters & International Weightlifting competitions by name, type of competition, age group and year.
2003 Senior World Weightlifting Championship: Vancouver, Canada - November 14 - 22.
IWF-Masters Weightlifting: Information about Masters (age 35 and older) weightlifting, including schedules, results, qualifying totals and World Records.
[EWF Weightlifting Logo] European Weightlifting Federation
The 76th European Senior Weightlifting Championship: Rijeka-Croatia, 19-26th May 1997
European Weightlifters
Frank Rothwell: 1972 Irish Olympian that won many titles.
Andrei Chemerkin: 1996 Olympic Weightlifting Champion and World Record Holder.
Marc Huster: 1996 and 2000 Olympic Weightlifting Silver Medalist and World Record Holder.
Markus Balk: Information on Manfred Nerlinger and World Records (All in German)
TSV Burgau Gewichtheben: Jochen Wolf's Olympic Weightlifting page (All in German)
[EOAB Weightlifting Logo] Greek Weightlifting Federation
Pyrros Dimas: THREE time Olympic Champion, multi time World Champion and World Record Holder from Greece.
Akakios Kakisvilis : Greece's OTHER THREE time Olympic Champion, multi time World Champion and World Record Holder.
Leonidas Kokas: Olympic and World Championship Medalist.
Anna Stroubou and Maria Christoforidou: Information about two of the best women weightlifters from Greece.
[NVF Weightlifting Logo] Norwegian Weightlifting Federation
[POL Weightlifting Logo] Polish Weightlifting Federation
www.polska.sztanga.prv.pl: Marek Drzewowski's Polish site that also has results from all over the World.
[STF Weightlifting Logo] Swedish Weightlifting Federation
TJ's Olympic Weightlifting Pages: Swedish competition calendar and Weightlifting Clubs.
[Commonwealth Weightlifting Federation Logo] Commonwealth Weightlifting Federation
Newtownabbey Weightlifting Club: One of the most successful up and coming Weightlifting Clubs within Northern Ireland.
Southside Weightlifting Club: A Scottish Weightlifting Club based in Glasgow.
[Australian Flag] Australian WeightLifting Federation
Cougars Weightlifting Club: Brisbane, Australia, sent 5 lifters to the 2001 Jr Worlds in Greece.
NSW Weightlifting Association: was formed in 1935 and has been one of the driving force behind the sport of weightlifting in Australia.
Nudgee Weightlifting Club: Located on the campus of Nudgee College at Boondall on Brisbane's North Side.
Queensland Weightlifting Association: With results records and rankings from the Australian and Oceania region, along with video clips of Australian record attempts and much more. Be sure to add your name & E-Mail address to their Lifters on the Web section and check out their weightlifting news.
St. Laurence's College Weightlifting Club: At the South Brisbane campus of St. Laurence's College, a Christian Brothers College for boys.
Phoenix Weightlifting Club: Victoria Club for beginners to elite, Coached by Olympic and Commonwealth Games Medalists
The Triabunna Weightlifting Club : On the East Coast of the island state of Tasmania, Australia.
Victorian Weightlifting Association Inc.: Hawthorn, Australia. Victoria has been the hot bed for Austrlalian lifting for well over 20 years.
Australian Sports Commission - Weightlifting & Powerlifting: Site is currently under Construction.
AWF Masters Olympic Weightlifting: Masters Weightlifting in Australia consists of Male weightlifters over 35 and Female weightlifters over 30.
[Canadian Flag] Canadian WeightLifting
The Alberta Weightlifting Association: Picture, Rankings, Records and more about the clubs and lifters of Alberta, Canada.
The Hercules Weightlifting and Strength Training Academy: They offer programs in Olympic weightlifting and four other areas of strength training.
Newfoundland & Labrador Weightlifting Association: Canada's Eastern Providence that had 2 representatives on the 7th World Championships for University & College Students.
The Manitoba Weightlifting Association: Western Canadian Champions.
Quebec Weightlifting Federation: In French or English with Rules, Results, Athlete Bios and more.
Saskatchewan Weightlifting Association: The official page of the Saskatchewan Weightlifting Association.
Maryse Turcotte: 2000 & 2004 Canadian Olympic Team Member and first Woman in the Americas to Clean & Jerk Double Bodyweight.
Olympic Weightlifting and Powerlifting: Erindale College is home to the only Olympic Weightlifting Centre in the Metro Toronto area.
[Olympic Rings] The International Olympic Committee
[Atlanta 1996 Logo] Atlanta 1996: The Centennial Olympic Games were the site of the Greatest Weightlifting Competition ever held.
[Sydney 2000 Logo] Sydney 2000: The Official site of the first Summer Games of the next millennium are also The First Olympic Games to include Women's Weightlifting.
2004: There will be another Olympic Games in the Birthplace of the Olympics that is now a power in Olympic Weightlifting. But since the Organizing Committee of those Games have threatened to sue me, you will have to find that link on your own.
[ADIDAS Lifting Shoe] ADIDAS : These are the Shoes, Lifting Suits, etc worn by most of the World's best Lifters. This is Adidas' official site.
[DYNAMIC FITNESS LOGO] Dynamic Fitness: US Distributor of Elieko and Adidas Weightlifting equipment. Also the home of "Sportivny Press The Russian Weightlifting Library"
[ELEIKO BARBELL] ELEIKO SPORT AB : Makers of the Best Barbells in the World.
[IVANKO Plates] Ivanko: Manufactors of Bars, Weights and other Weightlifting equipment.
[MAVRIK BARBELL] Mavrik Barbell: Mavrik has been the source for durable weightlifting bumpers and bars for almost three decades.
[UESAKA BARBELL] Uesaka Barbell: Japanese Barbell Company that has been used in 4 different Olympic Games.
[WERKSAN USA LOGO] Werksan USA : Official Barbell of USA Weightlifting and the most recent barbell certified by the IWF.
[YORK BARBELL] York Barbell : The Strongest Name in Fitness and the best Barbell made in the USA.
Olympic Weightlifting @ GOHEAVY.COM: "The site of all things Olympic Lifting-related on the web!" Check out it's Forum, Results, Coming Events and more.
World Class Coaching, LLC: Makers of two OUTSTANDING Instructional Videos, "The Snatch" and "The Clean & Jerk". They also have Clinics, Workshops and Seminars.
Olympiclifter Weightlifting Portal and Resource: A website with some of the latest National news that has links to everything Olympic Weightlifting related.
Benn Overkamp's Weightlifting Videos: Videos of many USA Championships and other meets.
Weightlifting Online Magazine: Besides the Articles, Results and Videos this site has State Rankings and Contacts.
Bigger, Faster, Stronger: An organization and magazine that promotes the use of the Olympic Lifts for High School Athletes and conducts hundreds of clinics through out the USA.
Lift Up: A great source for historic videos and data with a searchable database.
Olympic Weightlifting: Les Simonton's Olympic Weightlifting page with Snatch and Clean & Jerk sequence pictures and more.
Superheavy's Gallery of Olympic Weightlifters: Pictures and stories of Alexeyev, Reding, Patera, Schemansky, "The Eighth Wonder of the World" Bob Bednarski and others.
The Real Records: Absolute records describe the limits of human performance over a gradient characteristic such as age or weight class.
Weightlifting and Powerlifting Supertotals: Supertotal = Best Career Olympic Weightlifting Total + Best Career Powerlifting Total.
The Lifting and Throwing Page: Dan John's page loaded with tips and routines for lifters and throwers.
Weightlifting Information Home Page: Former Junior World Record Holder Artie Drechsler's Weightlifting Information Page - Order The Weightlifting Encyclopedia.
StrengthFit.Com: Quantum Strength & Power Training (Gain the Winning Edge) by Patrick O'Shea, Ed.D.
Sportivny Press: Devoted to Soviet research, translations, articles and competition reports.
Iron Mind: Sellers of Weightlifting Videos and Equipment. Publishers of Milo Magazine.
Training with Dr Squat: Fred Hatfield was a Light Heavyweight Olympic Lifter before he went on to Squat over 1000 Pounds!!!
CABLE/ BAR GUY: The Homepage of John V. Askem, an "author, physical culturist, and a body maintenance specialist". Also the home of The Pacific Northwest Lifters' Corner.
Lift This.Com: How to become Bigger Faster and Stronger using Olympic-style Weightlifting.
Cramer First Aider: Information on dealing with injuries from the Cramer First Aider.
Internet Public Library Olympics Guide Weightlifting: Links to Weightlifting at the 1996 Olympic Games.
Ironhead's Unlimited: 1999 National Junior Champion Amanda Wilson's page.
Welcome to John Abdo Fitness!: Former Olympic Lifter, John Abdo, now a National TV Fitness expert.
The National Strength and Conditioning Association: Worldwide authority on strength & conditioning their SMARTER Members use the Olympic Lifts.
BioFitness: World Champion Olympic Lifter Steve Zeigman's On-line Health Club that "helps you every step of the way".
Coaching Science Abstracts: Abstracts of Research on Strength Training, Goal Setting, Overload and Over Training and other topics.
Neuromuscular Physiology : Muscle Physiology Lab at the University of California, San Diego. Basic to advanced information on Human Physiology.
International Conference on Weightlifting & Strength Training: Coming to Lahti, Finland (Site of the 1998 World Championships), November 10-12, 1998.
Weightlifting -USA Today: 1996 Olympic site with a list of all Olympic Medal winners.
The Performance Zone: Olympic Lifter Jerry Connelly's training advise for everyone from weekend warriors to Elite Athletes.
Vasili Alexeev Photos: Pictures of Vasili Alexeev, the great Russian Olympic Lifter who reigned in the super heavyweight class from the late 1960's till the late 1970's.
Weightlifting Hall of Fame: Highlights American lifters and their accomplishments with photographs of star performers, their backgrounds, achievements and actual trophies form World Championships and Olympic Games since 1923.
Inverness Strength & Development Center: Athletes from all sports can benefit from the explosive elements of these lifts. USWF Certified Club Coach on staff.
AUBURN WEIGHTLIFTING: South Eastern US University. Links to other lifting sites, but nothing about the club (Yet?).
Viva Vitamin Stores: I took Great Earth Vitamins and Supplements for years and although they went out of business, Viva Vitamins has emerged using the same formulas.

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