Nauru Powerlifting

Nauru Powerlifting Team wins 55 Gold Medals at Oceania Championship

The team was greeted by proud families and friends upon arrival.

Nauru Media News reports the team also broke many Oceania records at the recent Oceania Regional Powerlifting Championship held in Niue competing against other teams from Solomon, Niue, Australia, New Zealand and others.

Barassi Botelanga is one of many Nauruan lifters who competed and now holds an Oceania record at the recent championship.

Digicel gives $10,000 support to Nauru Powerlifting

The event will take place in Niue from 10–12 April.

Digicel Nauru recognises the importance of supporting local sports teams and promoting a healthy lifestyle. This sponsorship is a testament to the company’s commitment to the community and its passion for supporting the development of sports in Nauru.

Digicel Nauru CEO, Christopher Manaog, said; “We are delighted to be able to support the Nauru Powerlifting team in their quest to represent Nauru at the Oceania Regional Championships.”