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  2. CAS Decision Puts IFAF in Waiting Mode
  3. United States Flag & Touch Football League Joins United States Federation of American Football
  4. IWFL And USFAF Partner – To Strengthen America’s Favorite Sport
  5. IFAF Provides Chiropractic Services in Its Official Competitions
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September 30, 2017
WADA publishes 2018 List of Prohibited Substances and Methods

Today, the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) publishes the 2018 List of Prohibited Substances and Methods (List); along with, the 2018 Summary of Major Modifications and Explanatory Notes. The List, which was approved by WADA’s Executive Committee on 24 September 2017, comes into force on 1 January 2018. The List, which is one of five International Standards that are…

September 29, 2017
CAS Decision Puts IFAF in Waiting Mode

On the occasion of the partial decision of the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) and the writing of certain media and internet portals about this decision, we bring you the official statement of the IFAF Secretary General sent to all IFAF member federations. La Courneuve 29 September 2017 Dear National Federation, It has come…

IFAF Provides Chiropractic Services in Its Official Competitions
September 9, 2017
IFAF Provides Chiropractic Services in Its Official Competitions

The International Federation of American Football and the International Federation of Sports Chiropractic (FICS) signed Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) that implies agreement between two parties regarding chiropractic services at the Games conducted by the IFAF. It is agreed that the IFAF shall inform all the local organizing committees (LOCs) that chiropractic services shall be included…

September 16, 2017
United States Flag & Touch Football League Joins United States Federation of American Football

The United States Flag & Touch Football League (USFTL) has joined The United States Federation of American Football (USFAF) as an affiliate member and will manage all flag football disciplines under the U.S. Federation. The United States Flag & Touch Football League (U.S.F.T.L.) is a non-profit, 501-(c)(3) membership based organization that was founded in 1988,…

IWFL & USFAF Partner - To Strengthen America’s Favorite Sport - Ifaf.info
September 11, 2017
IWFL And USFAF Partner – To Strengthen America’s Favorite Sport

The United States Federation of American Football (USFAF), and Independent Women’s Football League (IWFL) have forged a partnership to further promote the sport and support equitable programs for female athletes in the sport of American Football. All USFAF teams for International Federation of American Football (IFAF) women’s competitions will be selected and managed by the…

Flag Football EC: 15 Teams Gather in Madrid
August 24, 2017
Flag Football EC: 15 Teams Gather in Madrid

Fifteen national selections will fight for the continental crown at the forthcoming European Flag Football Championships, which is taking place in Madrid, from 7th to 10th of September. The competition consists of two tournaments – male and female – and participating nations, in order of the European ranking, are: Male tournament Austria, Germany, Italy, Spain, The…

Flag Football EC: 15 Teams Gather in Madrid
August 24, 2017
Flag Football EC: 15 Teams Gather in Madrid

Fifteen national selections will fight for the continental crown at the forthcoming European Flag Football Championships, which is taking place in Madrid, from 7th to 10th of September. The competition consists of two tournaments – male and female – and participating nations, in order of the European ranking, are: Male tournament Austria, Germany, Italy, Spain, The…

Thank you, Wroclaw The World Games 2017 have ended
July 31, 2017
Thank you, Wroclaw! The World Games 2017 have ended

The World Games 2017 are officialy closed on Sunday, 30 July 2017. What begun in 2012 when Wroclaw was awarded the Games, and got a fresh re-start 10 days ago when the first athletes and fans arrived, has now officially ended. The World Games flag has been given to the next organisers. The World Games…

France Wins Gold at the World Games 2017
July 25, 2017
France Wins Gold at the World Games 2017

France defeated its eastern neighbors from Germany with 14:6 in the final of the American football competition at the World Games, being held in Wroclaw. Rainy evening and bad weather in Wroclaw were more favorable for defense players of both teams, so it was expected that there won’t be many points in the match. The…

Webinar
February 1, 2017
IFAF Took Part in WADA’s Webinar

The International Federation of American Football participated in a webinar organized by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) on the topic “Compliance Monitoring Program“. The webinar was intended for the National Anti-Doping Organizations (NADO) and the International Federation (IF). During this 60-minute webinar, participants were provided with an overview of the main areas of WADA’s new…

January 19, 2017
ARISF President Raffaele Chiulli meets with IOC President Thomas Bach

ARISF President Raffaele Chiulli held another very constructive meeting with the IOC President Thomas Bach at the IOC Headquarters in Lausanne to discuss the continued close cooperation between the two Organizations. Special focus was put on the appreciated contribution of ARISF in the recognition process of International Federations, good governance, ethics and the protection of…

December 10, 2016
WADA Statement regarding conclusion of McLaren Investigation

The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) acknowledges the findings outlined by the McLaren Investigation Report Part II, which was released earlier today by Professor Richard H. McLaren during a press conference that he held in London, England.  Report Part II reconfirms institutionalized manipulation of the doping control process in Russia, which was first exposed via Report…

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