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Nat’l Weightlifting begins

  • Published at 02:38 am April 6th, 2019
Weightlifting
The tournament was inaugurated by Bangladesh Weightlifting Federation general secretary and BGB director, Lt. Colonel Mohammad Nazrul Islam, District Sports Association GS and additional district commissioner Sheikh Mohammad Belayet Hossain and BWF vice president Mohiuddin Ahammed, among others

A total of 21 teams – Ershad Nagar Bodybuilding and Weightlifting Club, Dhaka Arambagh Club, Dhaka District Sports Association, Gazipur DSA, Kishoreganj DSA, Dinajpur DSA, Chapainawabganj WC, Noihati Sporting Club, Builders Gym Mirpur Dhaka, Lalbagh Bodybuilding Club, Uchchash Jubo Sangha Rajshahi, Kushtia Gymnastic Club, Bangladesh Army, Fire Service and Civil Defence, Bangladesh Jail, Bangladesh Ansar, Border Guard Bangladesh, Bangladesh Jute Mills Corporation, Kushtia Baidyanath Datta Gymnasium and Narail DSA - are taking part

The three-day long 36th men’s and 13th women’s edition of the National Weightlifting Competition, organized by Bangladesh Weightlifting Federation and District Sports Association began Thursday in Mymensingh’s Joynul Abedin Park.

A total of 21 teams – Ershad Nagar Bodybuilding and Weightlifting Club, Dhaka Arambagh Club, Dhaka DSA, Gazipur DSA, Kishoreganj DSA, Dinajpur DSA, Chapainawabganj WC, Noihati Sporting Club, Builders Gym Mirpur Dhaka, Lalbagh Bodybuilding Club, Uchchash Jubo Sangha Rajshahi, Kushtia Gymnastic Club, Bangladesh Army, Fire Service and Civil Defence, Bangladesh Jail, Bangladesh Ansar, Border Guard Bangladesh, Bangladesh Jute Mills Corporation, Kushtia Baidyanath Datta Gymnasium and Narail DSA - are taking part.

As many as 102 men and 36 women weightlifters are participating.

The tournament was inaugurated by BWF general secretary and BGB director, Lt. Colonel Mohammad Nazrul Islam, DSA GS and additional district commissioner Sheikh Mohammad Belayet Hossain and BWF vice president Mohiuddin Ahammed, among others.