at the Games of the XXXII Olympiad
|Venue||Tokyo International Forum|
|Dates||24 July – 4 August 2021|
|No. of events||14|
|Competitors||196 from 0 nations|
|Weightlifting at the|
2020 Summer Olympics
List of weightlifters
|61 kg||49 kg|
|67 kg||55 kg|
|73 kg||59 kg|
|81 kg||64 kg|
|96 kg||76 kg|
|109 kg||87 kg|
|+109 kg||+87 kg|
|Date||Jul 24||Jul 25||Jul 26||Jul 27||Jul 28||Jul 29||Jul 30||July 31||Aug 1||Aug 2||Aug 3||Aug 4|
The total gold medal count was reduced from 15 to 14, with one men's event being eliminated.
In July 2018 IWF announced new official weight categories.
- Canada (2)
- "Weightlifting Competition Schedule". Tokyo 2020. Retrieved 17 March 2020.
- "Schedule - Weightlifting Tokyo 2020 Olympics". Olympian Database. Retrieved 17 March 2020.
- Bodyweight categories unanimously accepted as IWF confirms plans to hold 2020 World Championships for non-Olympic divisions