Weightlifting Ireland is the national governing body for the sport of weightlifting in Ireland. Weightlifting is an Olympic sport, and Weightlifting Ireland organises competitions open to male and female members across all four provinces. The sport has grown rapidly over the past three years and there are more opportunities than ever to get involved in the sport of weightlifting and to represent Ireland internationally. The all Ireland body as affiliated to the International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) the European Weightlifting Federation (EWF) and the Irish Sports Council.


  • Core Grant Funding 2015 - €18,818

  • High Performance Funding 2015 - N/A

  • Direct Athlete Investment Funding 2015 - N/A

  • Women in Sport Funding 2015 - N/A


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