Govern and promote Olympic weightlifting in Ontario by providing high quality coaching, competitions and officiating to help athletes reach their optimum performance.
By 2019, be the leading provincial weightlifting association in Canada, recognized for excellence in coaching, officiating and optimum athlete performance.
Information for Athletes
Get Started in Weightlifting
News & Upcoming Competitions/Courses
About the OWA
The Roles and Promotion of Weightlifting Technical Officials
OWA Technical Official Certification Flowchart
OWA Technical and Competition Rules
IWF Technical and Competition Rules & Regulations
OWA Technical Officials Travel Policy - updated December 2016
Why do I want to become a Technical Official? What's in it for me?
My club needs Technical Officials but I don't know how to recruit; what can I do?
Category 4 TO Course Overview - updated 2017
Category 4 Technical Officials Examination - 2019
Category 4 TO Exam -- Answer Sheet - 2019
Category 4 TO Exam -- Blank Answer Sheet
CWFHC Category 3 TO Exam - 2019
CWFHC Category 3 TO Exam Answer Sheet 2019