The Kid Scoop: Montreal Kids Activities directory > Concordia International Weightlifting and Powerlifting Club
Age Range: 8 years - 18 years
Website : http://www.concordia-international.org
Concordia International Weightlifting and Powerlifting Club : Sports Activities for Kids in Montreal
Dedicated to an amazing sport The Concordia-International club is dedicated to Olympic Weightlifting. The club was founded in 2001 at the incentive of Mike Lipari (former Olympic athlete), Cosford White (former participant in the World championships and Empire games) and John Margolis. Reaching excellence The club aims to help athletes reach excellence in an environment based on respect, work ethic and perseverence. Weightlifting is an individual sport where athletes compete with athletes in the same weight class. All are equals when facing the weight to be lifted. The sport requires concentration and perseverence. A dynamic, multi-cultural, community-oriented club. The club has always had as fundamental value the respect of individuals, without regard to origin, status or athletic level. All are welcome. Effort is the common denominator.