Nat Arem (hookgrip), Dr. Boffa (ATG), and myself – Gregor (ATG) talk about how corona is causing havoc in the weightlifting world, how the IWF should handle the Olympic qualification process and what we do personally to deal with the virus.
Update 10.03.2020: Europeans and African championships were postponed “postponed” (effectively canceled) to mid June (via).
- Comprehensive Article about Corona: https://arstechnica.com/science/2020/03/dont-panic-the-comprehensive-ars-technica-guide-to-the-coronavirus/
- 8 min video about exponential growth and how the virus is currently spreading: https://youtu.be/Kas0tIxDvrg
- 45 min ABS News video about how Corona started in China: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ycrqXJYf1SU
- A Warning From a Scientist Who Saw the Coronavirus Coming: https://slate.com/technology/2020/03/coronavirus-covid19-pandemic-cause-prediction-prevention.html
- PDF: Updated IWF Qualification Guidelines https://www.iwf.net/wp-content/uploads/downloads/2020/03/IWF-Guidelines-for-Qual.-Events-affected-by-Coronavirus-and-its-consequences-1.pdf