It is with great sadness we have been informed that Willy Candemyr from Sweden has passed away.
Candemyr was part of the Executive in the Swedish Weightlifting and Powerlifting federation from 1970 to 1997. Most of the time as Secretary General.
He was the head coach at almost all international powerlifting championships Sweden took part in and the representative for Sweden at international Congresses.
From 1977 to 2000, he was President in the Nordic Powerlifting federation maintaining a...