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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)…

January 19, 2017
ARISF President Raffaele Chiulli meets with IOC President Thomas Bach

ARISF President Raffaele Chiulli held another very constructive meeting with the IOC President Thomas Bach at the IOC Headquarters in Lausanne to discuss the continued close cooperation between the two Organizations. Special focus was put on the appreciated contribution of ARISF in the recognition process of International Federations, good governance, ethics and the protection of…

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…

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…

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…