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British University & College Championships 2018

Debbie & Kian come back home with two golds at British student championship.   2015 and 2016 Team Ealing London Youth Games Weightlifting Champions, Kian Panjavi and Deborah Alawode of Stars For The Future Weightlifting Club, both won Gold medals at the British University and Colleges (BUCs) Weightlifting Championships held at St Mary’s University in Twickenham on 21st and 22nd April… Read more →

English School Championships 2018

The stars for the future kids (Ilze, Baljit, Jarnal, Aman, Toby and Adam) competed at the School Competition organised on the 17th March 2018 Warwickshire College. Head coach  Kazem picked the whole team of 8 people at 7:30am. While driving up to the competition venue the car crashed due to skidding on the snow and lost control. Everyone was completely fine.… Read more →

Brunel BUCS Qualifier 07/03/2018

Stars for the future participated at the Brunel qualifier on the 7th of March. Louise Blair qualified in the 63kg category with a 46kg snatch and 67kg clean and Jerk, Steve Bestman competed in his first ever competition in the 94kg category, achieved first place in his group and qualified for the BUCS with 106kg snatch and 130kg clean and… Read more →

New Referees 03/11/2017

The club has three new referees! On the 5th of November, Nicky Yudin and Vindhya Gobin attended the Level 2 Award for BWL Technical Officials held at Crystal Palace National Sports Centre. The two ladies were accompanied by current club referee, Nasrin Karimi who attended the course to gain a refresher of the rules and regulations. The course delivered by Keith… Read more →

Pegasus Club in Maidstone youth Competition 18\11\2017

On Saturday 18th November, six ‘Stars for the Future’ junior lifters travelled to Pegasus Gymnastic Club in Maidstone, Kent for their first competition. The youngsters, who only started lifting in September, were accompanied by their parents and Kerensky, their coach. Vindhya and Nicky also went to support the group and had the opportunity to put the skills learnt on a… Read more →

Southern Master 2017

Southern Master at Bethnal Green weightlifting club 4/11/2017 The club had a successful day at the Southern Masters competition, achieving 2 golds (Nicky and Warren) and 2 qualified lifters for British Masters in March 2018 (Nasrin and Nicky). Good result and great day,   Nasrin narrowly missed a medal by dropping 49kg C&J in Master group F45, in category 63kg… Read more →

London & South East Last Chance 23/09/2017

On Saturday 23rd September, the team were let loose to do their thing at the London & South East Weightlifting competition which was held at Crystal Palace National Sports Centre. Our two club members Louise Blair (-69kg) and Vindhya Gobin (-63kg) participated in this event and were coached by Max Bedouet. With great teamwork and support for one another, the 3 club… Read more →

3rd International Phoenix Invitation Only Competition December 2017

3rd International Phoenix Invitation Only Competition December 2017 [table id=8 /] Full report Results Photos Man Group.[Best_Wordpress_Gallery id=”37″ gal_title=”2017- 3rd International Phoenix weightlifting- Male lifters”] Photos Female Group.[Best_Wordpress_Gallery id=”38″ gal_title=”2017- 3rd International Phoenix weightlifting- Female lifters”] Photos Official and medal.[Best_Wordpress_Gallery id=”39″ gal_title=”2017- 3rd International Phoenix weightlifting- Medal ceremony, officials and setup”] Youtube Welcome pack Page 1– Page 2 Starting list and… Read more →