ELECTION OF RUSSIAN WEIGHTLIFTING FEDERATION
- 17 Nov, 2020
During the Russian Weightlifting Federation (RWF) Elective Congress with participation of 72 delegates of Regional Federations Maxim Agapitov was re-elected as President of Russian Weightlifting Federation for the second term with 47 votes. Blogger, Beijing 2008 medalist Klokov second on 15 votes. The other candidates – RWF vice-president (2010-2014) Anton Kislyakov and Sergey Eremin, President of Heraklion Foundation – ether withdrew or polled only two votes. The election was held in strict accordance with RWF Charter to ensure a fair and transparent procedure. The representative of Government of Russian Federation, Ministry of Sports and Russian Olympic Committee were present as election observers.
Wish the elected RWF President to continue reforms and strengthen success of developing clean and fair weightlifting sport.