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During the first International Olympics back in 1896.

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Q: When did weight lifting start at the Olympics?
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When did weight lifting become a Olympics sport?


What age should a boy start weight lifting?

At the age of 21, a boy can start weight lifting. It is more advisable to start weight lifting at the right age. Because, some says if a boy starts weight lifting at an early age they not get tall. And their height will be the same as they start. I advice to take weight lifting, and make yourself fit, if your on the right age already.

When did women weight lifting enter the Olympics?

Women's weight lifting appeared in the Olympics for the first time in Sydney, Australia in the year 2000. Today there are 7 different weight classes for female Olympian weightlifters. -James-

What are the lifts in weight lifting?

snatch and the clean and jerk in the olympics

What events were in the first Olympics?

running, swimming,weight lifting

What is Armenia doing in the Olympics?

Mostly weight lifting, wrestling and boxing.

When did Weight lifting begin?

I start weight lifting very earlier,but for a very short period of time[month]....

What events are part of the Olympics?

weight lifting and other track and field games and shooting

What sports do Greece play?

In the Greece Olympics they do weight lifting, boxing, and discus throwing.

Whats the best way to start weight lifting?

The best way to start weight lifting is to begin small. Don't over exert yourself by lifting too much, as this can lead to a pulled muscle or worse. Start with light weights, and gradually increase from there.

Where did the event weight lifting come from?

Weight lifting came from the Olympics. It started there as having participants from different countries. By letting the audience see that they can prove to them that they can lift the barbell with metal plates as heavy as it can.

Why is soccer in the Olympics?

Omg soccer is one of the no. 1 top sports practically everyone plays it. If they have weight lifting in the Olympics why would they not have soccer!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Where did weight lifting first come from?

I think weight lifting first came from the Olympics. Weight lifting is a sport which contestants attempt an utmost mass single lift of a barbell loaded with weight plates. It tests the limit of the participant's strength and ballistic limits with smaller weights. It also executes quicker and with more mobility.

How long before you sTart losing muscles if you miss weight lifting?

If you stop weight lifting, you would start to lose your strength/power in about 3 to 4 weeks. you will start losing a small amount of your power and continue to drop.

What size weights should a fourteen year old use?

Start lifting with what you are comfortable with and then gradually start adding weight. Ex. start lifting 5lb, next week (or every other week) make it a 10lb weight

How old do you have to be to start lifting weight's?

10 years old

Can you start weight lifting at 44 years old?

Yes! Anybody can start at anytime!

Is weight lifting the strongest event in Olympics?

It depends because in most events you have to be strong in a different kind of way.

How do you play weight lifting?

you grab some weights and start using them

Do you get taller by weight lifting?

No. By weight lifting you can't get taller. You're muscles gets muscular and well built. There are researches that as long as you start weight lifting you're not get taller. You're height will stay as it is but you muscle will built very well as strong as possibly be.

How do I learn weight lifting without injuring myself?

To learn weight lifting without injuring yourself you will need to start slowing in the beginning. Do not attempt to much weight to begin with and slowly add more.

How do you start weight lifting?

You get weights and lift them or join a sport/ training group

How old do you have to be to do excersise?

there is no specific age for do exercise but it should be start from the age of 10th but not hard exercise which stop your growth, don't use weight lifting at this age weight lifting should be start after the age of 24th you can increase it slowly slowly..

What term describes the use of barbells Dumbbells and machines to improve fitness health and appearance?