Qualifying - Canadian Junior Championships

The Canadian Junior Weightlifting Championships take place each year January. In order to be eligible, an athlete must be 20 years of age or younger, and must not turn 21 before the end of the year.

The NSWA has established qualifying criteria for Nova Scotia athletes attending the Canadian Junior Championships:
  • The athlete must achieve the NSWA Junior Qualifying Standard
  • The total must be achieved in a sanctioned competition during the qualifying period
    • For 2018 the qualifying period is August 1 - December 10
  • The athlete may only compete in a category in which they have registered a total during the qualifying period

In addition, the following selection process has been established:
  • A maximum of 6 male and 4 female competitors will be selected
  • Athletes will be selected based on the provincial ranking list
  • A maximum of 2 athletes are permitted in a bodyweight category


2018 NSWA Junior Qualifying Standards
 
 Women
 48 kg  53 kg  58 kg  63 kg  69 kg  75 kg  90 kg  90+ kg
91 99 107 112 117 121 126 132
 
 Men
 56 kg  62 kg  69 kg  77 kg  85 kg  94 kg  105 kg  105+ kg
133 146 160 174 182 191 199 209