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Plaiter Reyes (DOM) passed away

It is our deep regret to inform the Weightlifting Family that Dominican Weightlifting has lost a great former athlete and National Team Coach, Mr. Plaiter Reyes. He passed away due to a heart attack. He was runner-up in Pan American and Central American and Caribbean Games in the +105kg bodyweight category.

The IWF presents its sincere condolences to the Family of Mr. Plaiter Reyes as well as to the Dominican Weightlifting Federation.