Lausanne Hosts IF Forum 2015

he 2015 SportAccord IF Forum, Lausanne 11 – 13 November.

“Governance in Sport” will be one of the main focuses on the conference program for this important forum which will be opened by the President of the IOC, Dr. Thomas Bach. The opening address will be done by the President of ASIOF (Association of Summer Olympics Association), Franco Ricci Bitti, who is also the President of the SportAccord Convention.


Oleg Matytsin Elected as FISU President

At the General Assembly in Lausanne the International University Sports Federation (FISU) has elected a new Executive Board with Russia’s Oleg Matytsin appointed as the new FISU President.


IOC President Thomas Bach also visited the FISU General Assembly giving a welcome address to all the participants.



Hellas Introduces Sport Is Your Gang

The PanHellenic Muaythai Federation has been adopting all the EMF and IFMA social campaigs in a spectacular speed with the Secretary General, Mr. Pavlos Kaponis personally travelling to every region of Greece and demonstrating muaythai athletes and those youth which only begin their martail arts career what muaythai can give them and how it can change their lives for better.

Established in 2013 the PanHellenic Muaythai Federation has developed immensely and counts hundreads of athletes competing on the national level for the right to present Greek flag at the international events under IFMA and EMF. The upcoming World Championship 2016 in Sweden will be an outstanding opportunity for a young federation to make a name as the Swedish event is the official qualifier the 2017 World Games which is under the patronage of IOC and are to take place in the city of Wroclaw, Poland. This is an opportunity not to be missed for any athlete wishing to make a name in the world of sports.

EMF President Congratulates IFMA Nominees at the Sport Festival in Odessa

Mr. Gennady Trukhanov being the Mayor of the city Odessa and EMF President has visited Odessa Sport Festival held side by side with all-European Week of Sport and joined celebration of the strength of body and spirit. Mr. Trukhanov congratulated representatives of all the sport disciplines on the days of sport and wished them strong health, power of will and a lot of inspiration sport can give to everybody.