Three week training camp for MWA athletes

Malta Weightlifting Association athletes will have the privilege of attending a three-week training camp, to be held at the Cottonera Sports Complex, orchestrated by IWF approved coach Sevdalin Marinov, former Olympic and three-time world champion.

He will aid in the preparation of local athletes and coaches for several upcoming international events, the most upcoming of which are the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, to which Jessica Edge will be representing Malta. Nicole Gatt shall also be competing at the Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing, China, next month, while many other athletes are hard at work with up to two daily sessions – Rodmar Pulis, for instance, is preparing for the European Junior Championships in Cyprus, while Keiran Mifsud prepares for the EU European Youth Championship in Croatia. Other remaining athletes are also in preparation for international events to kick off at the start of September in Sicily, Switzerland, Serbia, Bulgaria and England.
As part of preparation a Club competition is to be organized on 13th July at the Cottonera sport Complex. This training camp is funded by the Olympic solidarity with the impeccable help of the (MOC) Malta Olympic committee and with help of (KMS) Malta sport Council.