Quote Originally Posted by erpel View Post
Hypothetical question:

WL gets dropped for 2024 due to current events. But there's a chance it gets accepted back for 2028 if the whole structure and administration is overhauled.

Would countries continue to fund this sport?
At the of the nineties the Portuguese Weightlifting Federation lost state support, due to some shady issues and the sport pratically dissapeared, so yes, i think it can have serious effects, especially if there is a big dependance on public funds.