The national weightlifting team of Belarus triumphantly performed at the European Championships in Georgia. The team has 8 medals and second place overall. Three highest awards were won by Gennady Laptev, Evgeny Tikhontsov and Darya Naumova. The team also has 2 silver and 3 bronze medals. The Continental Forum is one of the qualifying tournaments for the Olympic Games in Tokyo. The main start, the World Championship, will be held in late September in Thailand.