2013 EWF European Weightlifting Championships Palace of Sport, Tirana, Albania
The Executive Board of the European Weightlifting Federation is pleased to confirm that the 2013 Senior European Weightlifting Championships will be organised by the Albanian Weightlifting Federation in the Palace of Sport in the Albanian capital of Tirana between Friday 5th and Monday 15th April 2013.
These actual competition dates (Monday 8th to Sunday 14th April 2013) are most important for our principle television partners (the European Broadcasting Union and NTV Plus in Russia as part of their commitment to broadcast the Senior European Weightlifting Championships for the next Olympic cycle up to and including the championships of 2016.
Consequently and because this year’s Championships will coincide with the IWF Youth Under 17 Olympic Qualifying competition in Tashkent, the dates and times for the Technical and , Medical Committee meetings have been re-arranged as have the date and time for the Executive Board meeting and EWF Congress. These adjustments are listed in the competition and television timetable at the end of this document: we ask you to please study this timetable carefully.