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England Weightlifting Training Squad Selection Policy

British Weight Lifting have today announced the selection policy for the England Weightlifting Training Squad (EWTS).

The selection policy has been created to provide an opportunity for English lifters to prepare for the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games, the purpose of the EWTS is to:

Gold Coast 2018 was equal to the most successful games for English Weightlifters. The team achieved an outstanding 6 (combined total) medals in weightlifting (1 Gold, 3 Silver, 2 Bronze);

 It is our ambition to better these results. BWL as the NGB responsible for England wishes to select a full team of 16 athletes (8 Men, 8 Women) for the Games and has a target of 8 Medals, however BWL reserve the right to right to set standards over and above the standard set by the Commonwealth Games Federation.

A copy of the full EWTS selection policy is available to view here

Eligible Athletes who wish to represent England at the 2022 Commonwealth Games are required to fill out a declaration of interest form which is available to view here

The deadline for the declaration of interest to be submitted is 08 January 2021.