Dates: Wed, Sep 18, 2019 – Fri, Sep 27, 2019
Location: Pattaya City, Thailand
The International Weightlifting Federation, headquartered in Budapest, is the international governing body for the sport of Olympic weightlifting. The IWF was founded in 1905, and has 187 member nations. The IWF president is Tamás Aján of Hungary.
Ludia M. Montero Ramos of Cuba competes during the women’s 45kg event at the 2019 World Weightlifting Championships held at Pattaya, Thailand, Sept. 18, 2019. (Xinhua/Zhang Keren)