The weightlifting competitions will be organised in accordance with the most recent technical regulations of the International Weightlifting Federation (IWF). In any dispute, the English text will be regarded as authoritative. The programme and duration of the competitions are fixed by the Executive Committee in agreement with the Organising Committee and the CTI. The competitions will last four (4) days and will include:

Men: 56kg, 62kg, 69kg, 77kg, 85kg, 94kg, 105kg,+105kg
Women: 48kg, 53kg, 58kg, 63kg, 69kg, 75kg, +75kg

The competition must include the following sequences:
the Snatch
the Clean and Jerk

Gold, silver and bronze medals will be awarded in Snatch, Clean and Jerk, and Total.
Each country is authorised to enter a maximum of twenty (20) persons, from which eight (8) men competitors and seven (7) women competitors spread over the different categories with a maximum of two (2) competitors per category and five (5) officials.

Weightlifting team:  
Caity Haniver RMIT University
Beau Garrett Griffith University – Gold Coast
Joshua Quinn La Trobe University
Liam Saxby Queensland University of Technology
Phillip Liao The University of Sydney
Harvey Goodman


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