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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


September 23, 2016
WADA publishes 2017 Prohibited List

Today, the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) publishes the 2017 List of Prohibited Substances and Methods; along with, the 2017 Summary of Major Modifications and Explanatory Notes. The List – which designates what substances and methods are prohibited both in- and out-of-competition, and which substances are banned in particular sports – was approved by the Executive…

September 20, 2016
IFAF Congress Reelect the Incumbent President Mr Tommy Wiking for another 4 year term!

The IFAF Congress at Paris on September 17th has unanimously reelected President Mr Tommy Wiking (Sweden) for the next four-year-term. Robert Huber (Germany) was elected as Senior Vice President, Sahin Komurcu (Turkey) and Prof. Leoluca Orlando (Italy) as Vice Presidents. Marco Antonio Cobar (Guatemala) was elected as Treasurer, Janice Ward (Ireland) as Secretary. Furthermore Michel Daum (France) as…

June 7, 2016
WADA suspends the accreditation of the Madrid Laboratory

WADA recently issued the following statement concerning the Madrid Lab that was conducting testing. WADA suspends the accreditation of the Madrid Laboratory / L’AMA suspend l’accréditation du laboratoire de Madrid Montreal, 6 June 2016 – WADA has suspended the accreditation of the Laboratorio de Control de Dopaje (Laboratory) in Madrid, Spain. The decision, taken by WADA’s President, is…

June 7, 2016
WADA Enforces Mandatory Use of ADAMS for DCFs and TUEs

The below was sent to all International Federations associated with WADA to continue and stress the importance with complying with the rules and processes WADA has established for using Doping Control Forms (DCFs) and Therapeutic Use Exemptions (TEUs). Mandatory Use of ADAMS for DCFs and TUEs – Utilisation obligatoire d’ADAMS pour l’entrée des FCD et…

June 7, 2016
ARISF proud of having five Member Federations lined-up for Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games

IFAF is proud to be part of the ARISF and as such, we are excited to see international competition grow. The following is a recent press release relating to the upcoming 2020 Olympics in Tokyo, Japan. PRESS RELEASE ARISF proud of having five Member Federations lined-up for Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games. The announcement of the unanimous…

May 17, 2016
FFU15EC National Teams List And Schedule Released

Flag Football Under-15 European Championship 2016 will be hosted in Belgrade, Serbia, starting August 5th until August 7th. The following national teams have applied for the boys’ tournament: 1. Czech 2. Italy 3. Netherlands 4. Romania 5. Serbia 6. Slovenia 7. Spain Sadly, the girls’ tournament is cancelled due to only three applicants. The FFU15EC…

May 17, 2016
2016 IFAF Congress announced

BREAKING NEWS—2016 CONGRESS The following email was sent to all IFAF members regarding the upcoming 2016 IFAF Congress. Dear all, As required by the IFAF statutes, IFAF hereby calls for the IFAF 2016 Ordinary Congress. It will be held in Paris, France, September 16th-17th 2016, as it was previously mentioned at the IFAF Extraordinary Congress. The Continental meetings…

May 17, 2016
U19 Final Tournament Hosting Rights Provisionally Granted To France

IFAF Europe executive board has decided to provisionally grant U19 hosting rights of the final tournament in 2017 to national association of France (FFFA) and the city of Paris. Final confirmation will be granted after the inspection of the facilities. IFAF Europe Chairman Mr. Goran Nisavic said: “We are all glad we have received interest from multiple…

IFAF attending the ARISF General Assembly meeting in Switzerland. Pictured (L-R) – IFAF Secretary General Zorica Hoffman, IFAF President Tommy Wiking, and IFAF Senior Vice-President Robert Huber. Photo Credit: Mark Runnacles
April 26, 2016
IFAF SportAccord Convention Statement

The delegation of IFAF lead by IFAF President Mr. Tommy Wiking attended the summit of the world of sport at the SportAccord Convention at Lausanne April 18th-22nd 2016. President Wiking was accompanied by IFAF Senior Vice President Mr. Robert Huber and IFAF General Secretary Mrs. Zorica Hofman. On April 18th 2016 the delegation attended as…