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Suit Sale On Now

The last day for ordering is June 4th, 2019 at 11:59pm EST.   This will be the last and final time for orders before Worlds.   Orders will take approximately 4 weeks. ...
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The Universe is Expanding / L’UNIVERS GRANDIT ET NOUS AUSSI!

THE UNIVERSE IS EXPANDING AND SO ARE WE! At our 2019 Annual General Meeting, (the 2019 AGM minutes are attached) the assembled members gave overwhelming approval to have our Canadian ...
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Last Minute Weightlifting Wear Sale

Vêtements d'haltérophilie de dernière minute - Vous devez commander avant ce samedi si vous souhaitez le recevoir à temps pour PanAms. Last Minute Weightlifting Wear - You must order by ...
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Masters World Cup Tokyo 2020 Qualifier Coming to San Diego

Masters World Cup Tokyo 2020 Qualifier Coming to San Diego MARCH 29, 2019, 2 P.M. (ET) Colorado Springs, Colorado (March 29, 2019) -- Olympic weightlifting will land in San Diego this ...
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Notice of AGM – April 26, 2019

Canadian Masters Weightlifting Federation Haltérophilie Canadienne 2019 Annual General Meeting / Assemblée Générale Annuelle Parkside 241 Sunset Drive, St. Thomas, Ontario - Vendredi 26 avril de 19h à 20h / ...
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When is the best time to register for the World Masters Competition?

Many athletes want to wait for the Canadian championships at the end of April to register, because they want to register the best total possible. What I understood of the ...
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REGISTRATION FOR THE 2019 WORLD MASTERS BEGINS / INSCRIPTION POUR LE 2019 WORLD MASTERS COMMENCE

REGISTRATION FOR THE 2019 WORLD MASTERS BEGINS Please go to:  www.iwfmasters.info when you have a qualifying total at a qualifying meet and wish to start your registration.  The final day to register ...
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Praise and Caution

Praise and Caution from the President of the CMWFHC FREN Louanges et avertissements de la part du Président de la CMWFHC 2019 01 17 PRAISE goes out to all of ...
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2019 Ontario Masters Championships

St. Thomas Strength Athletics (STSA) is honored to welcome you all Master lifters. Date: Saturday, February 23 and Sunday, February 24, 2019 Location: Parkside Collegiate Institute, 241 Sunset Drive, St. ...
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2019 PanAm Masters Weightlifting Championships

Register Here Wed. May 29, 2019 at 8:00 AM - Sun. June 2, 2019 at 6:00 PM (EDT) Orlando, FL   Important Update/Mise à jour importante Members interested in competing in the ...
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2019 Canadian Masters Weightlifting Championships

INSCRIPTION POUR LES CHAMPIONNATS DU MONDE MAÎTRES D'HALTÉROHPILIE AUX CHAMPIONNATS CANADIENS D'HALTÉROPHILIE. Il y aura un ordinateur et accès à l'internet aux Championnats canadiens d'haltérophilie si vous avez toujours besoin ...
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2019 World Masters Weightlifting Championships

August 16 to 24 Registration Timeline Additional Info for Athletes Registering for the World Masters at the Canadian Masters About Montreal 16 au 24 août Calendrier des inscriptions des Masters ...
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2019 Lettre de bienvenue du Président de CMWFHC / President’s Welcome Letter

2019.Lettre de bienvenue 2019 Welcome Letter Chers membres de la CMWFHC actifs et anciens,   Nous voilà déjà à la saison de l’année où il faut renouveler son abonnement. Êtes-vous ...
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Weightlifting suits available for pre-order / Costumes d’haltérophilie disponibles en pré-commande

Ready for orders! Canadian Masters lifters, you can order starting today, and until November 30, 2018. Don't delay. We've negotiated some great products at very good prices. You can order ...
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2019 IWF Masters Qualifying Standards

2019 IWF MASTERS QUALIFYING STANDARDS
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CMWFHC Board passes motion re: Qualifying Totals And Meets for International Athletes / Le conseil du CMWFHC adopte la motion concernant les totaux et rencontres de qualification pour les athlètes internationaux

Eligible Competition for a Canadian Athlete Qualification at International Master Level Events The following motion was unanimously approved by the CMWFHC Council on October 3, 2018: Canadian athletes wishing to ...
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It’s Miller Time!

Congratulations to Jill and Ken Miller.  This is the 3rd Hall of Fame they have entered together; Collingwood Sports , Canadian Masters Weightlifting and now Pan American Masters Weightlifting. Jill ...
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Nominations are now open for our “Lifetime Achievement Award” Le process de nominations est maintenant ouvert pour notre “Le Prix de Réalisation de Durée de Vie”

Nominations are now open for our “Lifetime Achievement Award” The CMWFHC Board is now accepting nominations for this prestigious award. “The Lifetime Achievement Award recipient is a CMWFHC member who ...
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CANADIANS GRACE THE PODIUM AT THE WORLD MASTERS WEIGHTLIFTING CHAMPIONSHIPS – 2018/08/17-25

A large number of Canadian Weightlifters converged in L’Hospitalet de Llobregat, Barcelona, Spain for the World Masters Weightlifting Competition held between August 17 and 25 of 2018. This Event marks ...
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Yvon Chouinard honoured with Lifetime Membership Award

On July 31, CMWFHC President, Mark Gomes announced the awarding of the Lifetime Membership Award to Yvon Chouinard. He has served the sport since the early 1960’s to the present ...
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NEW BODYWEIGHT CATEGORIES FOR MASTER WEIGHTLIFTERS

July 20, 2018 NEW BODYWEIGHT CATEGORIES FOR MASTER WEIGHTLIFTERS The IWF Board has approved 10 new categories for both men and women in the Senior, Junior and Youth age categories. ...
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NOUVELLES CATEGORIES DE POIDS CORPOREL POUR LE MAITRES HALTEROPHILES

The Conseil d’Administration de la IWF à approuver dix (10) Nouvelles catégories de poids corporel pour les hommes et les femmes dans les catégories Seniors, Juniors et pour les jeunes. ...
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MAITRES HALTEROPHILES CANADIEN COMPETITIONNANT AUX CHAMPIONNAT DU MONDE A BARCELONA DU 17 au 25 D’AOUT, 2018

Nous souhaitons la meilleure des chances aux athlètes suivant qui vont représenter le Canada aux Championnat du Monde des Maîtres: Heather Amundrud, France Brouillard, Karine Brouillard, Heather Cameron, Manon Croteau, ...
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CANADIAN MASTERS WEIGHTLIFTERS COMPETING AT THE WORLD MASTERS IN BARCELONA – AUGUST 17 -25, 2018

We wish the best of luck as the following athletes represent Canada at the World Masters: Heather Amundred, France Brouillard, Karine Brouillard, Heather Cameron, Manon Croteau, Heather Emslie, Paaras Kaur, ...
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ATTENTION – 2018 World Masters – Schedule Changes

Dear All, The IWF Masters Committee has taken into consideration the provisional time table and its notification. Together with the organizer Francisco Rodriguez Garcia, who is in the position to ...
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2018 Asia Pacific Masters Games

Only 2 weeks left to register for Olympic Weightlifting competition at the 2018 Asia Pacific Masters Games. Registration closes July 7, and the games are held from 7-15 September 2018. ...
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Letter to CMWFHC members from newly elected president Mark Gomes

INTRODUCING YOUR NEW BOARD AND ADVISORY COMMITTEE GETTING BIGGER AND STRONGER - BUT STILL NEEDS YOUR HELP OBTENIR PLUS GRAND ET PLUS FORT - MAIS ENCORE BESOIN DE VOTRE AIDE ...
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CMWFHC adopts new By-laws

The following Bylaws have been approved by the general membership on June 14, Introduction to the 2018 By-laws (here) [pdf-embedder url="http://cdnmastersweightlifting.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/06/2018.AGM-approved-Bylaws-1.pdf" title="2018.AGM approved Bylaws"]
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Records Fall at the 2018 Canadian Masters Championships

Canadian masters athletes are no slouches when it comes to weightlifting. This year (2018) was no exception as a number of new records were established at the 2018 Canadian Masters ...
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Congratulations to the newly elected leaders of the CMWFHC

The following persons were elected to serve at the 2018 CMWFHC AGM  President - Mark Gomes Vice President - Daniel Paré Secretary / Treasurer - Jodi Podolas Quebec Representative - Mario ...
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Report on the IWF Masters Weightlifting Congress of Nations Held on Wed April 26, 2017 in Auckland, NZ

1.Attendance - 19 nations were present 2. Reports Printouts were given and Bill Barton explained his financial report Les Simonton was not there, but he is updating the IWF Masters ...
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WADA publishes 2017 Prohibited List

Today, the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) publishes the 2017 List of Prohibited Substances and Methods; along with, the 2017 Summary of Major Modifications and Explanatory Notes. The List - which ...
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Suspension Starts For Nine IWF Member Federations Involved In Olympic Doping

IWF determined to encourage and protect clean weightlifting 20 October 2017; Budapest, Hungary: The one-year suspensions of the nine IWF Members Federations (MFs) found to have had three or more anti-doping ...
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IWF Sport Programme Commission  recommends changes to  Tokyo 2020 weightlifting programme

Commission meets in the Olympic Capital to discuss innovations to Olympic qualification system, event field size and weight categories 14 November 2017; Lausanne: The IWF Sport Programme Commission (SPC) concluded its ...
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IWF Rules

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IWF Working Group meets to propose new Bodyweight Categories

The IWF Bodyweight Categories Working Group met in Budapest on 31 May - 01 June to begin the final phase of determining the new 10 women’s and 10 men’s bodyweight ...
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CMWFHC 2017 Annual General Meeting Minutes

 2017 Annual General Meeting Minutes 2017 AGM minutes 
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