Weightlifting is practiced for health, fitness and enjoyment. Despite the preconceptions that Weightlifting solely tests brute strength, Weightlifting is multi-factorial, involving technical skill, flexibility and speed as well as strength.
Because of this, many body types are suited to the sport.
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British Weightlifting Association
Name: Jon Mason
Job Title: Regional Development Officer (North East), British Weightlifting
Name: Keith Trebillcock
Job Title: Vice Chairman, Northern Weightlifting