José Perurena, the President of the International World Games Association (IWGA), has visited Birmingham to discuss plans for the 2021 edition of the multi-sport event in the American city.
International World Games Association confirm waterskiing and wakeboarding venue at Wrocław 2017 Coordination Committee meeting
Waterskiing and wakeboarding events at next year’s World Games in Wrocław will take place on the River Oder, it has been announced following a visit of the Coordination Committee for the event.
A total of 48 field archery quota places for the 2017 World Games have been awarded on the back of the recent World Archery Field Championships in Bray in Ireland.
International Floorball Federation (IFF) President Tomas Eriksson has described next year’s World Games in Wroclaw as an “important step on floorball’s Olympic path”.
The World Air Sports Federation (FAI) Commissions and head office have started working on the development of new IT solutions to support the management of the three disciplines featuring in next year’s World Games in Wroclaw.
Wrocław Mayor Rafal Dutkiewicz has warned there is “no room for mistakes” ahead of the 2017 World Games in the Polish city but insisted preparations for the event were “on schedule”.
A three-day workshop has been held by World Air Sports Federation (FAI) to discuss preparations for next year's World Games in Wroclaw.
Poland’s President Andrzej Duda will be a patron of the 2017 World Games in Wrocław, it has been announced.
International Netball Federation President Molly Rhone praised the impact of Malawi’s Mwai Kumwenda on netball after accepting the International World Games Association (IWGA) Athlete of the Year on her behalf at SportAccord Convention here.
International World Games Association reject proposal to change voting procedures and sports programme
Two radical proposals to reform the voting procedures and sports programme for the World Games were rejected following fierce debate to approve new statutes at the organisation's Annual General Meeting here this morning.
New sports seeking to become members of the International World Games Association (IWGA) have been told they must wait at least a year before their applications are considered.
Wrocław 2017 have made two key appointments ahead of next year’s World Games after Marcin Przychodny was chosen as President of the Organising Committee, while Adam Roczek has been named as his deputy.
Malawian netball player Mwai Kumwenda has been named as the International World Games Association (IWGA) Athlete of the Year for 2015, it has been announced.
Świdnica, located 55 kilometres away from host city Wrocław, will stage roller inline hockey and artistic roller skating at the 2017 World Games, it has been announced.
Poland's Sebastian Kawa has been voted the International World Games Association Athlete of the Month for December following his performance at the World Air Games in Dubai.