International Paralympic Committee (IPC) President Andrew Parsons has said he is encouraged by the commitment of people to the progression of the Paralympic Movement after completing a 10-day visit of South East Asia.
International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach was only present for two days of last week’s SportAccord Summit in Bangkok before dashing off to India.
FISU President highlights organisation’s ambition for deeper integration of university sports into Olympic Movement
International University Sports Federation (FISU) President Oleg Matytsin has highlighted his organisation’s ambition for the deeper integration of university sports into the Olympic Movement.
World Armwrestling Federation becomes full member of GAISF as International Jump Rope Union granted observer status
The World Armwrestling Federation (WAF) has been unanimously elected as a full member of Global Association of International Sports Federations (GAISF) at its General Assembly here today.
The Global Association of International Sports Federations (GAISF) today launched the process to appoint a host city for the inaugural edition of the World Urban Games, aimed at being held in 2019.
The International Federation of Fitness and Bodybuilding (IFBB) President Rafael Santonja held a number of meetings with significant sporting officials during this week's SportAccord Summit here.
Hosts of the 2019 SportAccord Summit have still yet to be revealed, despite Hungary’s capital Budapest widely expected to stage the event.
By Duncan Mackay and Daniel Etchells at the Centara Convention Centre in Bangkok
International Federation of Match Poker President predicts bright future after historic event at SportAccord Summit
International Federation of Match Poker (IFMP) President Patrick Nally has hailed the progress of the sport after trophies were presented to the winners of the IFMP Asian Pairs Challenge event here today.
The International Sambo Federation (FIAS) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the International School Sport Federation (ISF) at the SportAccord Summit here.
Peace and Sport today signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Badminton World Federation (BWF) here at SportAccord Summit.
Kickboxing, sambo and squash are the latest sports to reach an agreement with the Olympic Channel following discussions here at the SportAccord Summit.
By Duncan Mackay, Nick Butler, Daniel Etchells and Thomas Giles at the Centara Convention Centre in Bangkok