2018 Team Florida Elite Eligibility and Selection Procedures

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ELIGIBILITY & SELECTION PROCEDURES: FWF will use official records to determine athlete ranking in the State of Florida (according to webpoint) Team Florida Elite will have 3 national team rosters per year: Youth National Team, Junior National Team, and National Championship Team Top 16 overall youth/junior/senior/masters men and women are considered across all weight categories […]

2017 National Championships Recap: Team Florida Elite

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This past weekend marked a big weekend for our Florida Elite Program. The Florida Weightlifting Federation sent both a women’s and men’s team to compete for the 2017 national title. All of the lifters representing Team Florida Elite had amazing performances which included many top 10 finishes, several podium spots, two national champions, and an American record! […]

Team Florida Elite at the 2017 USA Weightlifting National Championships

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The Florida Weightlifting Federation will be sending a men’s team and a women’s team to compete for a national title for the state of Florida. We are excited to announce our Team Florida Elite rosters for the 2017 USA Weightlifting National Championships. For a full start list and lifting schedule, please visit USA Weightlifting’s event page. […]

The FWF Florida Cup

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The Florida Cup is a USAW Sanctioned event brought to you by the Florida Weightlifting Federation. As of January 1, 2017 the FWF set a new record breaking rule: In order to break a state record, the lift must be performed at either a state run event or at a national level event. Therefore, the […]

Meet the Athlete Rep #2: Timothy Scott

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Name: Timothy Scott Position on the board: Athlete Representative Home team: Vero beach Weightlifting Location: Vero Beach How did you get into weightlifting: Started weightlifting through Florida High school weightlifting How long have you been a part of the sport? been lifting since 2008 What is your role on the FWF board? my role is […]