Weightlifters prepare for Aussie tour

Update: 12:55PM FIJI weightlifters are preparing for their Australian tour at the end of next month to compete in the Australian International Championship.

Coach Josefa Vueti said they would have a one-week training camp at New Caledonia before their final preparation for the Commonwealth Games in Australia.

“This will show where our athletes stand with their level of fitness and hopefully we can guarantee that we can win a gold medal in Gold Coast come April,” he said.

Meanwhile, they will be holding their first performance trials at the National Fitness Centre tomorrow.

Weigh-in is at 7am and competition starts at 9am.

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