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  1. The IFAF General Meeting on September 23 2017
  2. IFAF Accepts USFAF as Provisional Member from USA
  3. USA Football not anymore National Governing Body of American Football in USA
  4. IFAF Revealed Application Procedure for the U-19 World Championship 2018
  5. 1.600 Delegates and 740 Organizations Gathered at the Sportaccord Convention 2017

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May 27, 2017
The IFAF General Meeting on September 23 2017

The General Meeting of the International Federation of American Football will take place in Paris, the capital of France, on September the 23rd 2017. All federation members have already received the information regarding the upcoming General Meeting. The IFAF Secretary urges and also reminds that any motions for the agenda have to be sent no…

IFAF Accepts USFAF as Provisional Member from USA
May 9, 2017
IFAF Accepts USFAF as Provisional Member from USA

The IFAF Presidium accepted an application from the United States Federation of American Football (USFAF) to be a provisional member of IFAF. Its first activity in the international level will be participating in the World Games as official United States representative of IFAF. “IFAF welcomes a new and very much needed chapter in the development…

May 9, 2017
USA Football not anymore National Governing Body of American Football in USA

The IFAF decided to withdraw the recognition of USA Football as National Governing Body of American Football in the USA for multiple, continuous and ongoing violations of the IFAF Anti-Doping Code and terminated the membership of USA Football by immediate effect. Those actions made it impossible for the Doping Free Sport Unit (DFSU) of the…

IFAF Revealed Application Procedure for the U-19 World Championship 2018
April 18, 2017
IFAF Revealed Application Procedure for the U-19 World Championship 2018

The International Federation of American Football  has invited federation members to submit application to host and organize the IFAF U-19 World Championship 2018. Application needs to include following information: Application letter Host city and proposal for international airport Game venues Practice venues Accommodation Meals Local transportation plan Environmental plan Budget Anti-doping concept (minimum 2 tests…

April 12, 2017
1.600 Delegates and 740 Organizations Gathered at the Sportaccord Convention 2017

The Sportaccord Convention, the prestigious world sport and business summit, took place in Aarhus, Denmark, 2–7 April 2017. The delegation of IFAF, led by the IFAF President Tommy Wiking, IFAF Senior Vice-President Robert Huber and IFAF Secretary General Zorica Hofman, was present at the numerous meetings during the Convention. One of the main topic of…

April 5, 2017
Raffaele Chiulli re-elected President of ARISF

Raffaele Chiulli, President of the UIM (the worldwide federation of powerboating) was unanimously re-elected President of ARISF for another four-year term by the ARISF General Assembly held in Aarhus in Denmark. The Assembly also elected Susanne Schoedel (FAI) Secretary General, Anna Arzhanova (CMAS) Vice-President and Riccardo Fraccari (WBSC), Molly Rhone (INF) and John Liljelund (IFF)…

March 21, 2017
IOC Announced Declaration to Protect Clean Athletes

The Executive Board of the International Olympic Committee proclaimed the Declaration with 12 principles for a more robust and independent global Anti-Doping System to protect clean athletes. The Olympic Summit proposed an independent anti-doping testing and sanctioning system in October 2015. In particular, after the publication of the interim report of Prof. McLaren on July…

The Athlete Voice, Compliance and Whistleblowing take centre stage at WADA Annual Symposium
March 16, 2017
The Athlete Voice, Compliance and Whistleblowing take centre stage at WADA Annual Symposium

WADA Athlete Committee proposes development of Charter of Athlete Rights and commits to hosting a  Global Athlete Anti-Doping Forum in 2018. The Athlete voice, compliance and whistleblowing were three leading themes to emerge from the World Anti-Doping Agency’s (WADA’s) 13th Annual Symposium held this week at the SwissTech Convention Center (STCC) in Lausanne, Switzerland. Convened…

speak up
March 10, 2017
WADA launches ”Speak Up!” – A secure digital platform to report doping violations

Today, the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) launched Speak Up! , a new, secure digital platform intended for athletes and others to report: alleged Anti-Doping Rule Violations (ADRVs) under the World Anti-Doping Code (Code); non-compliance violations under the Code; or, any act or omission that could undermine the fight against doping in sport. The Speak Up!…