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Association of IOC Recognised International Sports Federations

The Association of IOC Recognised International Sports Federations (ARISF) is a non-governmental, non-profit organisation constituted through and recognised by the International Olympic Committee (IOC). The ARISF's members are international sports federations recognised by the IOC that currently do not compete in either the Summer or Winter Olympics. It was formed in 1983. It is headed by Raffaele Chiulli, who is the President of ARISF.[2]

Association of IOC Recognised International Sports Federations
Association of IOC Recognised International Sports Federations (logo).png
AbbreviationARISF
MottoEmpowering sports diversity[1]
Formation1983; 35 years ago (1983)
TypeNGO
PurposeInter-sports federation organisation
Membership (2016)
37 governing bodies of sports federations
Secretary General
Riccardo Fraccari
President
Raffaele Chiulli
Vice-President
Fernando Aguerre
Parent organization
IOC
Websitewww.arisf.org

Contents

ARISF CouncilEdit

The Council is composed of a President, Vice-President, Secretary General and three members, all from different sports federations.

Designation Name Country Sports Federation
President Raffaele Chiulli   Italy World Federation of Powerboating
Vice-President Fernando Aguerre   Argentina International Surfing Association
Secretary General Riccardo Fraccari   Italy World Baseball Softball Confederation
Council Members Keith D. Calkins   United States International Racquetball Federation
Molly Rhone   Jamaica International Netball Federation
Anna Arzhanova   Russia World Underwater Federation

MembersEdit

The following 37 governing bodies are members of the ARISF.[3] The p in between the date means provisional recognition while the date alone means full recognition.

Sport Federation Date of Recognition Website
Air Sports[4] Fédération Aéronautique Internationale (FAI) FAI.org
American Football International Federation of American Football (IFAF) IFAF.org
Auto Racing Fédération Internationale de l'Automobile (FIA) p2011 – p2013 FIA.com
Bandy Federation of International Bandy (FIB) InternationalBandy.com
Baseball and Softball World Baseball Softball Confederation (WBSC) WBSC.co
Billiard Sports[5] World Confederation of Billiards Sports (WCBS) pJuly 1996 – pFebruary 5, 1998 Billiard-WCBS.org
Boules Confédération Mondiale des Sports de Boules (CMSB) CMSBoules.com;
Bowling World Bowling (WB) 1979 WorldBowling.org
Bridge World Bridge Federation (WBF) WorldBridge.org
Cheerleading International Cheer Union (ICU) December 6, 2016 CheerUnion.org
Chess Fédération Internationale des Échecs (FIDE) 1999 FIDE.com
Cricket International Cricket Council (ICC) 2009[6] ICC-Cricket.com
Dance Sport World DanceSport Federation (WDSF) 1997 WorldDanceSport.org
Floorball International Floorball Federation (IFF) Floorball.org
Flying Disc World Flying Disc Federation (WFDF) pMay 2013 – pAugust 2, 2015 WFDF.org
Karate World Karate Federation (WKF) WKF.net
Korfball International Korfball Federation (IKF) IKF.org
Life Saving International Life Saving Federation (ILSF) ILSF
Motorcycle Sport Fédération Internationale de Motocyclisme (FIM) p1998 – p2000 FIM-live.com
Mountaineering & Climbing Union Internationale des Associations d'Alpinisme (UIAA) TheUIAA.org
Muaythai International Federation of Muaythai Amateur (IFMA) December 6, 2016 IFMAMuayThai
Netball International Federation of Netball Associations (IFNA) pOctober 1993 – p1995 Netball.org
Orienteering International Orienteering Federation (IOF) Orienteering.org
Pelota Vasca Fédération Internationale de Pelota Vasca (FIPV) FIPV.net
Polo Federation of International Polo (FIP) FIPPolo.com
Powerboating Union Internationale Motonautique (UIM) UIMPowerboating.com
Racquetball International Racquetball Federation (IRF) InternationalRacquetball.com
Roller Sports[7] International Roller Sports Federation (FIRS) RollerSports.org
Ski Mountaineering International Ski Mountaineering Federation (ISMF) ISMF-Ski.org
Sport Climbing International Federation of Sport Climbing (IFSC) IFSC-Climbing.org
Squash World Squash Federation (WSF) WorldSquash.org
Sumo International Sumo Federation (IFS) AmateurSumo.com
Surfing International Surfing Association (ISA) ISASurf.org
Tug of War Tug of War International Federation (TWIF) TugOfWar-TWIF.org
Underwater Sports Confédération Mondiale des Activités Subaquatiques (CMAS) CMAS.org
Water Skiing International Waterski & Wakeboard Federation (IWWF) IWSF.com
Wushu International Wushu Federation (IWUF) IWUF.org

Former membersEdit

See alsoEdit

Notes and referencesEdit

  1. ^ "ARISF Association of IOC Recognised International Sport Federation". arisf.org. Retrieved 2018-01-10.
  2. ^ "New ARISF Council elected". Association of IOC Recognised International Sports Federations. 5 June 2013. Archived from the original on 15 July 2014. Retrieved 16 July 2013.
  3. ^ "ARISF - Members". arisf.org. Retrieved 21 July 2016.
  4. ^ including aerobatics, air racing, ballooning, gliding, hang gliding, and parachuting/skydiving
  5. ^ including carom billiards, pocket billiards/pool, and snooker
  6. ^ http://www.cricketeurope.com/DATABASE/ARTICLES2/articles/000070/007090.shtml
  7. ^ including roller racing, rink hockey and artistic

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