Side by Side Look at Updated Rules for 2019

Jan. 03, 2019, 3:55 p.m. (ET)

Below is a side-by-side comparison of the 2018 and 2019 International Weightlifting Federation's Technical and Competition Rules & Regulations.  

Unless stated otherwise, USA Weightlifting adheres to the IWF's TCRR to the degree practicable. However, conditions special to competitions held in the U.S. at the national and/or local level have led to the USAW’s adopting standing modifications to the IWF technical rules as discussed in our Rules Addendum. Our Rules Addendum is available here:

Thanks to Jami Summers & Jenny Schumacher for bringing this to our attention.

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A direct link to the side-by-side comparison is available here