The European Youth and U15 Championships will be held in Thessaloniki, Greece, on June 15–23, 2024.

Athletes intending to compete at the European Youth Championships must properly provide their Whereabouts information three months before and throughout the competition. Since the Competition starts on the 15th of June 2024, the whereabouts information should be submitted for Q1 2024 by 15th March 2024 and should be submitted for Q2 2024 by 31st March 2024.

We are pleased to announce that the European Youth and U15 Championships will take place in Thessaloniki, Greece, from June 15 to June 23, 2024. The Organizing Committee of the European Youth & U15 Championships has officially unveiled the event’s logo, a crucial element for public identification and recognition.

This logo features a barbell superimposed on Thessaloniki’s renowned monument, the White Tower, symbolizing the strength and heritage of both the sport and the host city. This design has received unanimous approval from the Board of Directors of the Hellenic Weightlifting Federation, underscoring its significance and the unity it represents within the weightlifting community.

Pyrros Dimas, a triple Olympic champion and Secretary General of the Hellenic Weightlifting Federation, stated: “After the World Youth Championship held in 2022 in Heraklion, Crete, our country undertakes another major weightlifting event, the European Youth & U15 Championship that will held in Thessaloniki in cooperation with the European Weightlifting Federation. We are expecting athletes from all over Europe and we have a goal through the event included in the events of “Thessaloniki – European City of Sports 2024″, to showcase Greece but also beautiful Thessaloniki to the whole world”

Pyrros Dimas, 3x Olympic Champion

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