Tokyo Funding (2017-20)

£1,337,075
World Class Programme
£1,097,075
Athlete Performance Award
£240,000

Athlete Places

4

Historical Funding

Sydney

£151,006

Athens

£339,455 

Beijing

£691,100

London

£1,092,700

Rio

£891,444

Overview

The sport has both men’s and women’s categories, broken down by body weight. The lightest category is up to 41 kg for women and up to 49 kg for men. There are 10 different weight categories for both men and women in total.

Find out more on the British Weightlifting website.

  • Peter Rowley

    Chair

  • Ashley Metcalfe

    Chief Executive

  • Tommy Yule

    Performance Director

  • Lauren Applegarth

    Press Officer

    Phone: 01184 028988

 

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Funding Partners
  • Department for Culture, Media & Sport
Official Partners
  • BAE Systems
  • BUPA
  • Sportscover
Official Suppliers
Strategic Partners
  • British Olympic Association
  • Paralympics GB
  • Sport England
  • Sport Northern Ireland
  • Sport Wales
  • Sport Scotland