July Update

  • Reminder to athletes and coaches that you need to notify the QWA Office of any changes to Bodyweight category for this weekend’s U15 & Youth Championships by 12.00 Thursday 25th July 2019 to:

Text: 0438 031 377 or email:  

Lifters who do not make weight will be unable to lift in any capacity in the competition.

Volunteers still required. Sign up here:

  • The date for final online entries for the National U15 & Youth Championships to be held 28-29th September at Cougars Weightlifting Club, Chandler has been brought forward to Thursday 1st August to ensure that the QWA is able to lodge the States entries to the AWF on time. PLEASE NOTE that you are only eligible to compete at the National Championships if you compete at the State Championships this weekend or have an exemption approved.
  • The QWA advises the following official appointments to support the team travelling to Sydney for the National Junior & U23 Championships 16-17 August.

Head Womens Coach – Angela Wydall

Head Men’s Coach – Miles Wydall

Assistant Coaches – Greg Hobl, Callum Hannay and Sonia Stenhouse

Team Manager – Jemma Cowper

Technical Officials – Alex Croot (Cat 1) and Tara Hope (State)

  • The QWA would like to formally welcome Barbell 4017 our newest QWA Affiliated Club:




Published on 22 Jul 19 - 12:33