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Samoa Weightlifting now targeting the World Arena

13 September, 2017 - 11:35 am in Community, Latest News, Local News, Sports, Weightlifting

  The Samoa weightlifters who have just returned from Brisbane, Australia (Photo Credit - Samoa Weightlifting Fed facebook Page) By Natu Samuelu Tafunai APIA, SAMOA – WEDNESDAY 13 SEPTEMBER 2017: Samoa Weightlifting is now targeting a higher level of…

Athletes should be identified from the Primary level

  Leifiifi College and Faleata College on the match By Natu Samuelu Tafunai APIA, SAMOA – WEDNESDAY 30 AUGUST 2017: Sport coaches should be able…

Star weightlifter Ele Opeloge is back home to stay

28 March, 2017 - 5:53 pm in Community, Latest News, Local News, People, Sports, Weightlifting, World

Star weightlifter Ele Opeloge talking to Talamua today BY Pa’i Mulitalo Ale APIA, SAMOA – TUESDAY 28 MARCH 2017: Samoan star weightlifter Ele Opeloge…

Samoa Weightlifting President to protest against transgender weightlifters

24 March, 2017 - 10:20 am in Latest News, Local News, People, Sports, Weightlifting, World

  Transgender weightlifter Leslie Hubbard of New Zealand who beat Samoa's Iuniarra Sipaia by 19 kg in the 90kg division in Australia last weekend BY Lance Polu APIA, SAMOA – FRIDAY 24 MARCH 2017: The President of the Samoa Weightlifting Association…

Ele Opeloge arrives home for her groundbreaking victory lap

23 March, 2017 - 6:53 pm in Latest News, Local News, People, Sports, Weightlifting, World

  Ele Opeloge missing out the bronze in the Beijing Olympics By Lance Polu APIA, SAMOA – THURSDAY 23 MARCH 2017: It maybe eight years late. The excitement, ceremony and atmosphere may not be the same. But the significance remains. She is the first of…