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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


November 21, 2016
El Salvador National Championship

El Salvador will be inaugurating its first ever National Championship, Tazón de la Nación. American football has existed in this small tropical country of Central America since the late 1990s, however, it had no growth or expansion, and was only represented by a lone club that also acted as its national representative up until 2010….

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 5, 2016
ARISF President Raffaele Chiulli speaking at the European Parliament on the Universal Language of Sport

The ARISF President Raffaele Chiulli and the Council Member Anna Arzhanova were invited at the European Parliament to talk on the Universal Language of Sport. Anna Arzhanova underlined the increasingly important role of women in sport and Raffaele Chiulli stressed the ARISF support to all sport initiatives designed to promote participation, physical activity, dual careers for athletes, good…

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…