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Weightlifting medalists Haworth, Cunningham back on U.S. team

...United States in Olympic women's weightlifting. The challenge now is to do in Athens...a 6-for-6 performance that is weightlifting's equivalent of hitting for the cycle...needed to become the first American weightlifting gold medalist in 40 years. "I know...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/05/09/oly_415088.shtml
Olympics
Savannah to hold weightlifting event

...Savannah will be the site of a world weightlifting championship. The Masters World Championships...enchilada. As far as economic impact for weightlifting, it doesn't get any bigger than...head official of the International Weightlifting Federation got up and praised the city's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/09/09/met_269754.shtml
Metro
Georgia Games Notebook: Weightlifting for football leads Dukes to another sport

...super heavyweight category of today's one-day Olympic weightlifting competition at Evans High School. The 6-foot-4, 330-pound...also is competing today in the 181-pound category. "Weightlifting was something that prepared me for football," Dukes said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/07/24/oth_266290.shtml
Other sports | Evans High School
Weightlifting mark falls in Sandersville

...clinician in the state, has been involved with the program for more than a decade. He said the program not only emphasizes weightlifting, but also speed and technique. The program is the nation's leader in high school fitness and the company performs clinics...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/07/20/hig_319682.shtml
High school
Closing of local gym doesn't stop lifters from training

Olympic-style weightlifting, a Summer Olympics mainstay since...snatch techniques of Olympic-style weightlifting. Because of "insurance reasons...titles at the American Masters Weightlifting Championships in Savannah, Ga...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/11/20/oth_484148.shtml
Other sports
Overtime

...report also linked doping to Russian officials and athletes in other sports, including swimming, cycling, biathlon, weightlifting and cross-country skiing.The Russian athletics federation and national anti-doping agency declined to comment.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-12-03/overtime
Ex-Georgia linebacker Darius Dewberry' revs up his career

...Dale Earnhardt Jr., Jimmie Johnson and Kasey Kahne (as well as a developmental crew made up of former athletes) with weightlifting and speed and agility. Their day starts with a 6 a.m. staff meeting and then training the crews until 12:30, followed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-12-25/ex-georgia-linebacker-dar
Nott wins silver

...of the United States' women's weightlifting team took the day off from training...resident won America's first weightlifting medal in 16 years, earning a silver in the first women's weightlifting session in Olympic history. Nott...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/09/18/oly_296613.shtml
Olympics
Muslim woman achieves milestone in the nationals

...performing well at her first national weightlifting championship was far more important...Muslim faith after the International Weightlifting Federation ruled two weeks ago that...full-body "unitard" under the customary weightlifting uniform.IWF rules previously stated...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2011-07-16/muslim-woman-achieve
Martin awaits decision

It will be up to the International Weightlifting Federation to decide if Michael Martin...alternate for the United States men's weightlifting team, the Calvary Baptist junior has...the brightest young stars in American weightlifting today, he is already being touted...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/09/14/oly_296018.shtml
Olympics