Albania from 15 to 22 October will host the European Weightlifting Championship for 17 to 23 ages.
This competition will take place in the city of Durres. Within this very important event was held a press conference, among which was attended by the President of the European Weightlifting Federation Antonio Urso.The first was the President of the Albanian Weightlifting Federation Elez Gjozaj who, after assuring the full readiness of the institution he leads, found that Albania is in "pole position" to organize the World Youth Championships in 2019, as well as revealed that anti-doping analysis for European medalists in Europe, Erkand Qerimajn and Daniel Godellin was negative.
Meanwhile, Deputy Minister of Education and Sports Rauf Dimraj offered the full support of the ministry for organizing this tournament in our country.
In the end, the number 1 of the European Weightlifting Federation Antonio Urso after praising the work of the Albanian federation stated that will make the most that the 2019 World Cup to be held exactly in Tirana.
"For several years we have started a journey with the Albanian Weightlifting Federation. It is a cooperation we continue to cultivate. We as a European federation we are confident that this event will be very successful. We also want to organize other events in Albania besides young Europeans. I also want to say that we as a European federation will do everything we can to keep the 2019 World Youth Championship in Tirana."
The European Youth Championship, which will be held on October, is the third important event organized in Albania in the last decade. We remind that Albania has welcomed in 2008 the European Youth Championships and in 2013 that of adults./Oculus News
European Weightlifting Championship for youngsters to be held in Albania Wednesday, May 17, 2017 Rating: