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The Swedish WF are mourning the loss of the newly elected President    /   2017-05-23


The President of Swedish Weightlifting Federation passed away last night.


The Swedish WF are mourning the loss of the newly elected President, Mr. Thomas Wesselhoff. He died in an infarct of the heart early this morning.  He was preparing for the travel to Bangkok and the IWF Electoral Congress in a few days.

Thomas Wesselhoff started his presidential period with great enthusiasm and energy. He was eager to learn everything about weightlifting and people in our sport. A few days ago he participated in the Electoral Congress of Swedish Sport Federation. Now everything come to a sad end.

Our thoughts go to his family, wife and children.