Technical Officials´ Seminar 2014
- 27 Aug, 2014
The Executive Board of European Weightlifting Federation has decided to organize a Technical Officials Seminar 2014 for International Technical Officials Category I and II.
The Seminar will take place in Landskrona, Sweden and is organized in connection with the Nordic Championships for junior and youth (U 17), a competition with about 70 athletes.
Dates: 24 – 26th October 2014
Place: Hotel Öresund, Landskrona, Sweden. Competitions: the Sporthall, Landskrona
Entries: Each Federation is invited to nominate 1 or 2 Technical Officials to this Seminar. Maximum total number of Technical Officials´ at the Seminar: Total 22 persons.
Final entries: October 5th 2014
to: Swedish Weightlifting Federation
telephone: +46 (0)19 17 55 80
Please inform the organizers about your arrival/departure when you make your application.
Financial conditions: Accomodation fee: EWF. Travel costs: the participants Federation.
before 13:00: accreditation (Hotel Öresund, Landskrona)
14:00-1830: lectures (see program below)
20:00: Technical congress Nordic Weightlifting Federation
Sat 25th, Sun 26th: The participants of the Seminar work as referees, technical controllers, chief marshal, time keeper, jury member during the whole competitions-and according to a special “rotating system”.
Sunday morning we will have a Feed-back meeting as well as at the end of the competitions. We plan that the competitions are finished at 16:00 pm Sunday 26th.
Lectures Friday afternoon:
1) Psycological aspects for a referee in weightlifting (Dr Antonio Urso)
2) Major rule changes since the Congress in Baku 2013
3) Clarification of the lifters outfit (according to IWF Rules)
4) Technical officials
5) Proceeding of an EWF Event
6) The general rules and Incorrect movements of the snatch and the clean and jerk
7) The Evaluation of EWF Technical Officials 2010 – 2014
8) The EWF Constitution (2014) and Appendix 3.
Dr Antonio Urso (EWF President)
Benny Johansson, Sweden
Steve Cannon, GBR
Ms Tina Beiter, Denmark
Transports: You can easily go directly by train from Copenhagen Airport to Landskrona. The train leaves every hour from the airport
Others: We sincerely hope that you will take this opportunity to learn more about IWF Technical and Competition Rules and Regulations, improve your skill and capacity and get a possibility to work in all different positions as technical official.
Swedish Weightlifting Federation
Telephone: +46 (0)19 17 55 80
European Weightlifting Federation
Chairman EWF Technical & Scientific Committee