WEIGHTLIFTING IN VICTORIA & AUSTRALIA
There are about 285 members of the VWA (Victorian Weightlifting Association). Of these members about 66 are school aged athletes. Growl would highly recommend affiliation with the VWA as a great introduction to competitive Weightlifting. They hold a meet a month at the Eleiko Victorian Weightlifting Stadium in Hawthorn.
There are about 120 AWF affiliated Weightlifting gyms in Australia. There are about 450 affiliated CrossFit gyms in Australia. However only .00005% of the Australian population are competitive Weightlifters.