When: 25th June – 2nd July
Where: Tbilisi, Georgia
- Start List PDF
- Highlights, Schedule, Results, Recording
- Live Stream, Scoreboard
- Georgian Weightlifting Federation Junior Worlds Page
18 year old Giorgi Chkheidze (105kg) snatching 172kg to become Junior World Champion in front of his home crowd!
Liu Jiawen (85kg, China, 19y/o) Snatches 165kg
Yeison Lopez (77kg, Colombia) finished on his second attempt with 190kg for a new youth world record total, clean and jerk + snatch.
17 year old Yeison Lopez (77kg, Colombia) Squatting 235kg x4!
New Junior World Weightlifting Champion Clarence Cummings (69kg, USA) just had a perfect session, lifting 6 out of 6, winning 2 Golds and taking home 2 new Youth World Records (plus 8 American Records).
20 year old Mo Yongxiang wins the 62kg category with a 170kg Clean and Jerk!
18 year old Neisi Dajomes Barrera (69kg, Ecuador) squats a super strong 160kg x 4
Witoon Mingmoon (56kg, Thailand) Clean and Jerks 150kg!
I’ll be posting lots of clips from athletes on twitter, here’s some of the first footage from the halls.
Nathan Damron (85kg / BW:88kg, USA) back squats 275kg
Meng Cheng (62kg, China) Clean and Jerking 150kg