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  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


Spain to Host Flag Football European Championships
March 27, 2017
Spain to Host Flag Football European Championships

The Flag Football European Championships once again will take place in Spain, 7 – 10 September 2017, this time in the capital city – Madrid. After a successful organized tournament in 2015 in Pinto, the Spanish Federation of American Football (FEFA, Federación Española de Fútbol Americano) once again offered their hospitality and organization for the…

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!…

European Football League
March 9, 2017
European Football League schedule set for 2017

Five teams from four countries will compete in the European Football League (EFL) in the 2017 season. With last year’s champion Frankfurt, its runner-up Amsterdam and Badalona from Spain promoted to the Big6 for this year the EFL title is up for grabs, and the EFL Bowl on June 11 will bring up an EFL…

European Junior Championships 2017
March 7, 2017
European Junior Championships 2017: Qualifications and Final Tournament

As decided at the IFAF Europe CA Board meeting at February 2017, the general schedule and dates for the two Qualifications tournaments are fixed. The first 4 nations Qualification Tournament EJC will be organized and hosted by The Serbian Association of American Football (SAAF) on 05-07 May 2017 in the City of Belgrade with participating…

March 7, 2017
IFAF Appeals to Respect the IFAF and ITC Rules

The International Federation of American Football appeals to all its members to respect the new IFAF and ITC rules in order to avoid fines for national associations or suspensions of players. IFAF reminds that all its members are informed about the IFAF Player International Transfer Regulations and the ITC procedure. Therefore, national associations are obliged…

beach football world championship
February 18, 2017
The Official Logo of the Beach Football World Championship Revealed

Organizers of the first ever Beach Football World Championship presented the official artwork and logo of the event. As it is already known, Costa Rica, a Caribbean country, will host the competition from 2nd to 5th of November 2017. The country is famous for its beautiful beaches which are among the most beautiful around the…

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…