Welcome to the website of Northern Weightlifting

NWL represents olympic weightlifting and disabled lifting in the region. Our region covers the following areas:

Northumberland and Cumbria (the border with Scotland), Durham, Yorkshire, Lancashire and Cheshire


Anyone can join in regardless of gender, age, size, weight or ability

Weightlifting or strength conditioning can also be an excellent form of exercise for people with disabilities

Weightlifting is a recognised Olympic sport and one of the most spectacular events of every Olympic Games

Whether you are interested in keeping fit, getting into great shape, competing or to assist with raising your performance in other sports there are a number of ways in which you can get involved:

Contact us

•    Contact one of our clubs in the region

•    Come and watch any one of our events




  • Forthcoming events:

    BWL Membership

    Please see How to Register
    for details


    NWL 2023 Events 

    BAWLA Northern Masters
    Sunday 5th November
    Start List published


    Click here for entry details,
    schedules and more information
    about competitions and events.

    2023 NWL calendar of events
    published here

    Results available on 
    Latest News page

    Results published for: 
    NWL Regional Masters 2023
    NE & NW Schools 2023



    See Latest News 

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