Latest news
  1. WADA publishes 2018 List of Prohibited Substances and Methods
  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


December 15, 2016
Costa Rica to Host the IFAF Beach Flag World Championship 2017

The International Federation of American Football has revealed that the country chosen to host the first ever Beach Flag World Championship in 2017 will be Costa Rica! The decision was made by the IFAF Managing Committee on Wednesday, 14th December, after bidding process which last from 1st to 15th November 2016. Beach flag football is…

November 23, 2016
EJC 2017 tournament lineup is set

The European Junior Championships (EJC) 2017 will be decided in France: The four top junior national Teams in American football from the continent will battle for the title in the final tournament in Paris on July 14 (semifinals) and 16 (medal games). The hosts from France (two EJC titles in 2004 and 2006) and reigning…

November 15, 2016
IFAF at the 10th International Federation’s Forum
The International Federation of American Football (IFAF) was attending the 10th International Federation (IF) Forum which took place in Lausanne, Switzerland, from the 9th to 11th November 2016. The Power of Sport to Drive World Health was this year’s programme theme. The aim of the IF Forum was to provide an inspirational environment for IF...
November 14, 2016
WADA Suspends the Accreditation of the Doha Laboratory
The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) has suspended the accreditation of the Doping Analysis Laboratory in Doha, Qatar for a period of four months. The suspension, which took effect on 7 November 2016, prohibits the Laboratory from carrying out any anti-doping activities including all analyses of urine and blood samples. During the period of suspension, samples...
October 21, 2016
Introducing New IFAF’s Website

After weeks of hard work and dedication, we are excited to announce the launch of our new website: Welcome to our newly-redesigned website! Over the past period we’ve been busy getting it ready and we are proud to finally introduce our new website look. As you might have noticed, the new site follows modern…

October 17, 2016
IFAF opens call for hosting the Beach Flag World Championship 2017

IFAF invites all federation members to submit their application to host and organize the IFAF Beach Flag World Championship 2017. Application Deadline: November 1st 2016: Letter of interest November 15th 2016: Formal application Here you can download the formulary to submit applications for hosting the IFAF Beach Flag Football World Championship in 2017. Signed application…

October 14, 2016
IFAF Organized Clinics in Guatemala and El Salvador
The International Federation of American Football organized coaches and players clinic in Guatemala and El Salvador, hosted by local federations AGFA and SAAIF, from 9th to 11th October. Clinicians Giorgio Longhi and Aitor Trabado were covering many topics for the attendees, including player safety, rules of the game, season organization as well as basic fundamentals...
October 13, 2016
IFAF Appointed New Members of Various Committees

The International Federation of American Football appointed new members of various committees. The new members are elected at the Managing Committee meeting, held on October the 12th 2017, as it follows: Competitions Committee Mikael Roos, Sweden Arles Tardeo Marcano, Venezuela Oscar Varela, Colombia Jan Bublitz, Germany Officiating Committee Gyla Uvardi, Hungary Technical Committee Razvan Matche,…

October 1, 2016
IFAF Opens Call for the Positions in Different Committees

Continuing with efforts to make American football and the organization stronger and more participative, the International Federation of American Football (IFAF) has opened positions for the following committees: Disciplinary Council Competitions Committee Officiating Committee Technical Committee Medical and Anti-doping Committee Marketing and Commercial Committee Rules of the Game Committee Entourage IFAF invites all its members…