Australian Team Announced for World Championships

The Australian Weightlifting Federation has announced the Team that will represent Australia at the World Weightlifting Championships in Ashgabat, Turkmenistan next month.

Included in the mix are five Queenslanders. Jacinta Carroll, who is coached by Damon Kelly at the Brisbane Barbell Club, will compete in the 59kg category; Brandon Wakeling from the Cougars Club, coached by Miles Wydall, is at 73kg; and at 109kg is another one of Damon Kelly's Brisbane Barbell Club lifters: Matthew Lydement.

Cougars Weightlifting Club coaches Miles Wydall and Angela Wydall have been selected as Head Coach and Coach respectively.

We extend congratulations and best wishes to all Team members.

Published on 11 Oct 18 - 17:01