Weightlifting, Powerlifting and Bodybuilding national teams unveiled

Thursday, May 03, 2018

The Gambia Weightlifting, Powerlifting and Bodybuilding Federation have unveiled the national team with twenty-one athletes selected from various clubs in the country.

Squad

75-83 kg

Ebrima Bah-Garden Gym

84-93kg

Sanna Sonko-Universal Gym

94-105kg-Muhammed Njie-Timeless Gym

Essa Sidibeh-Sanchaba United Gym

Bench press

84-93kg

Modou Sillah-Mandeh’s gym

120 +kg

Omar Njie-Universal Gym

Deadlift

66-74 kg

Modou Lamin Badjie-Timeless Gym

Modou Lamin Badjie-Garden Gym

75-83 kg

Omar Ceesay-Sanchaba United Gym

Bully Hydra-New Roots Gym

84-93kg

Assan Jallow-Universal Gym

Ebrima Camara-Universal Gym

Badou Beyai-Garden Gym

94-105kg

Abdoulie Colley-New Roots Gym

120 + unlimited

Bakary Sowe-Timeless Gym

Weightlifting

Clean and Jerk

Open category

Muhammed Njie-Timeless Gym

Ebrima Gassama-Badjie’s Gym

Snatch

Open category

Muhammed Njie-Timeless

Ebrima Gassama-Badjie’s Gym

Bodybuilding

Posing

70-75kg

Pa Kawsu Darboe-Mandeh’s Gym

Daddy Ensa Sanneh-Sanchaba Utd gym

Modou Lamin Badjie-Garden Gym

76-80kg

Samba Baldeh-Universal Gym

Kabba Nyassi-Universal Gym

The Federation’s technical director Kemo Sanneh said the team has been selected to represent The Gambia in international competitions any moment from now. He said that there target is to bring silver wares to the country.

Mr. Sanneh expressed optimism that the boys can bring silver ware to the country, adding that they have international athletes who are ready to represent the country.

Author: Lamin Darboe
Source: Picture: The Athletes