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Olympic Day
June 23, 2017
2017 Olympic Day: Promotion of the Olympic Values

Many Olympic values activities are organized on Olympic Day. It is about teaching people about the values of excellence, respect and friendship and how they can be applied on and off the field of play. For each individual, sport is a possible source for inner improvement – Pierre de Coubertin NOCs offer programmes likely to…

June 21, 2017
Move, Learn & Discover. What Do They Exactly Mean?

As it is already mentioned, “move, learn and discover” are the three pillars of Olympic Day celebration, which refer to the different kind of activities that can be used in the organization of the event. But, what do they exactly mean? We will try to become clear. MOVE Let’s encourage people to get active on…

Move, Learn and Discover: The Three Pillars of Olympic Day
June 19, 2017
Move, Learn and Discover: The Three Pillars of Olympic Day

Olympic Day is much more than just a sports event. It is a day for the world to get active, learn about Olympic values and discover new sports. As the title says, Olympic Day event is based on three key messages or so called “pillars”: move, learn and discover. “Move” can refer to all sorts…

Olympic Day celebration on 23 June 2017
June 16, 2017
Olympic Day celebration on 23 June 2017

Olympic Day commemorates the birth of the modern Olympic Games and, based on the three pillars of the move, learn and discover, promotes a healthy and active lifestyle. It all began in 1894 when delegates from 12 countries assembled in Paris on the 23rd June voted unanimously to support Pierre de Coubertin’s proposal to revive…

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…

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…

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...
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…

December 12, 2013

The Executive Board of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) announced on the 10th of December 2013 to grant the International Federation of American Football (IFAF) provisional IOC recognition during their meeting in Lausanne, Switzerland. IFAF is American Football’s international governing body with 64 member nations spanning six continents. “IFAF is proud to receive this recognition…