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5th Place for Thornton in the Europeans U-15

14 year old Tenishia Thornton made National Weightlifting history this past weekend by not only being the first Maltese youngster to compete at the U15 European Championships, but also break European U15 records in the process. Thornton, who finished 5th in Snatch and 6th overall at these championships in Eilat, managed a huge 56kg personal

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National Championship

As another year approaches it’s end, the Malta Weightlifting Association  has organised it’s biggest annual competition this past weekend, the National Championships. 2019 has seen a huge improvement in overall athletic level in Maltese weightlifting, specifically with the youth team, with every single competition in 2019 having a respectable amount of high leveled children and

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Two Gold for Malta

Maltese weightlifting has been having an incredible year, and the youth team’s success the past weekend adds another two Gold international medals to their list of achievements. The Youth National team made up of 14 year old Tenishia Thornton, 11 year old Kim Camilleri Lagana and 16 year old Tristan Zammit competed at the Challenge

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