In this episode of the PICast, Heavy Metal Barbell’s Sean Rigsby and Alex Aceituno attempt to outline and simplify the Olympic Qualification Process for Weightlifting.
Introduction/Thank You and HMB News
Summary of the Old Olympic Qualification System
The Great Doping Fiasco of 2016
Human Development Index and Nations who Dope
The IWF’s Olympic Qualification Period
Gold, Silver, and Bronze Events
Who Gets to Go and Why
An Attempt at explaining ROBI Points
ROBI Point Multipliers
Is the Sport better off?
Outro—How to Get in Touch with Us