Asian Athletics Association

The Asian Athletics Association is the continental governing body for the sport of athletics in Asia. It is headquartered in Singapore. It organises the Asian Championships in Athletics and other continental competitions.

Dahlan Al Hamad during a Press conference in Doha.

The current president Qatari Dahlan Jumaan al-Hamad, who was elected to the position in 2013.[1] Suresh Kalmadi of India was the president from 2000 to 2013.[2]


Member associationsEdit

Nation Organisation
  Afghanistan Afghanistan Athletic Federation
  Bahrain Bahrain Athletics Association
  Bangladesh Bangladesh Athletic Federation
  Bhutan Bhutan Amateur Athletic Federation
  Brunei Brunei Amateur Athletic Association
  Cambodia Khmer Amateur Athletics Federation
  China Athletic Association of the People's Republic of China
  Hong Kong Hong Kong Amateur Athletic Association
  India Athletics Federation of India
  Indonesia Indonesian Athletics Association
  Iran Athletics Federation Islamic Republic of Iran
  Iraq Iraqi Amateur Athletic Federation
  Japan Japan Association of Athletics Federations
  Jordan Jordan Athletics Federation
  Kazakhstan Athletic Federation of the Republic of Kazakhstan
  Kuwait Kuwait Amateur Athletic Federation
  Kyrgyzstan Athletics Federation of Kyrgyz Republic
  Laos Lao Amateur Athletic Federation
  Lebanon Fédération Libanaise d'Athlétisme
  Macau Associação de Atletismo de Macau
  Malaysia Malaysia Athletics Federation
  Maldives Athletics Association of Maldives
  Mongolia Mongolian Athletic Federation
  Myanmar Myanmar Track and Field Federation
    Nepal Nepal Amateur Athletic Association
  North Korea Amateur Athletic Association of DPR of Korea
  Oman Oman Athletic Association
  Pakistan Athletics Federation of Pakistan
  Palestine Palestine Athletic Federation
  Philippines Philippine Athletics Track and Field Association
  Qatar Qatar Association of Athletics Federation
  Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabian Athletics Federation
  Singapore Singapore Athletic Association
  South Korea Korea Association of Athletics Federations
  Sri Lanka Athletic Association of Sri Lanka
  Syria Syrian Arab Amateur Athletic Federation
  Tajikistan Athletics Federation of the Republic of Tajikistan
  Thailand Athletic Association of Thailand
  Timor-Leste Federaçao Timor-Leste de Atletismo
  Turkmenistan Amateur Athletic Federation of Turkmenistan
  Chinese Taipei Chinese Taipei Athletics Association
  United Arab Emirates United Arab Emirates Athletics Association
  Uzbekistan Athletic Federation of Uzbekistan
  Vietnam Vietnam Athletics Federation
  Yemen Yemen Amateur Athletic Federation


  1. ^ Dahlan ousts Kalmadi as Asian athletics chief. Gulf Times (2013-07-01). Retrieved on 2013-07-07.
  2. ^ IAAF Newsletter Edition 108 Archived October 23, 2012, at the Wayback Machine. IAAF (2009-12-11). Retrieved on 2009-12-12.

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