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Great Britain Weightlifting Team

Alf Baxter of Great Britain competes in a weightlifting event at the Amsterdam Olympics, 1928. http://www.teamgb.com/games/amsterdam-1928

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from BBC Sport

Zoe Smith to compete at Weightlifting Youth Worlds

Commonwealth bronze medallist Zoe Smith will compete in her last Youth World Championships in May after being named in the Great Britain team for Peru.

Great Britain's weightlifters broke 21 national records at the World Championships in Disneyland Paris and were afforded a little time off after their encouraging performances. BBC Sport's Nick Hope caught up with Commonwealth bronze medallist Zoe Smith and her team-mates Hannah Powell and Gareth Evans as they checked out a little more of the venue...

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from Crushable

Awesome Olympic Weightlifter Zoe Smith Shuts Down Sexist Tweets About Female Athletes’ ‘Manly’ Bodies

Awesome Olympic Weightlifter Zoe Smith shuts down sexist tweets about female athletes' 'manly' bodies.

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from Mail Online

Go Team GB! Sir Chris Hoy waves the flag for Britain as he leads out our athletes to rapturous Olympic Stadium crowd

Japan's outfits matched the colour of their national flag and they were led out by Saori Yoshida, a weightlifter who has already won two Olympic gold medals

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