EWF Anti-Doping & Fair-Play Commissions activity
- 20 Oct, 2021
With the motto "SUPPORT and PROMOTE CLEAN and FAIR WEIGHTLIFTING - WE CAN'T DO IT WITHOUT YOU!!!" the European Weightlifting Federation EWF, through the specialized commissions led by Denise Offerman and Alexandru Padure, has launched its series of Anti-Doping and Fair-Play seminars organized on the occasion of the European Junior and U23 Championships, held between September 24th and October 3rd 2021 in Finland.
The three sessions organized in Rovaniemi were attended by over 35 participants from Finland, Romania, France, Iceland, Russia, Denmark, Turkey, Norway, Austria and Spain. A representative of the Finnish Center for Integrity in Sports was also present at the meetings. At the beginning of the competition, during the Opening Ceremony our competition entered in the Fair-Play Relay. Weightlifting Championships in Rovaniemi were subsequent to the Junior Judo European Championships from Vantaa and Finnish judoka Louna-Lumia Seikkula presented the Fair-Play baton to our young weightlifters and wished them best of luck. All participants were awarded with Certificates of Attendance and the first registered received also T-shirts offered as a prize by the Eleiko company.
Congratulations to all.