Palestinian Weightlifting Federation concludes introductory course for women

© Palestinian Weightlifting Federation
© Palestinian Weightlifting Federation

Gaza, Palestine, March 31, 2021: The Palestinian Weightlifting Federation has concluded the first nationwide training course for women in weightlifting in cooperation with Al-Aqsa University, Faculty of Physical Education and Sport, at Gaza.

The introductory course ended on Tuesday, March 30 with a closing ceremony attended by PWF and university officials.

The female participants devoted 22 hours of training over five days to pass this first such weightlifting course for women in Palestine.

At the end of the course they received certificates of participation and appreciation from the PWF.

The PWF thanked the Faculty of Physical Education and Sport of Al-Aqsa University for their part in the success of the course and for introducing the sport to the participants from a technical aspect as well as the rules.