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National Olympic Committee and Sports Confederation of Denmark

The National Olympic Committee and Sports Confederation of Denmark (Danish: Danmarks Idrætsforbund, DIF) is the National Olympic Committee representing Denmark.

National Olympic Committee and Sports Confederation of Denmark
National Olympic Committee and Sports Confederation of Denmark logo
National Olympic Committee and Sports Confederation of Denmark logo
Country/Region Denmark
CodeDEN
Created1905
Recognized1905
Continental
Association
EOC
HeadquartersBroendby, Denmark
PresidentNiels Nygaard
Secretary GeneralMorten Mølholm Hansen
Websitewww.dif.dk
Headquarters of DIF

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List of presidentsEdit

The following is a list of presidents since its creation in 1905.[1]

President Term
Viktor Hansen 1896-1897
Holger Forchhammer 1897-1899
Niels V. Holbek 1899-1901
Fritz Hansen 1901-1909
Johan L. Nathansen 1909-1922
Holten F. Castenschiold 1922-1941
Herbert Sander 1941-1947
Leo Frederiksen 1947-1962
Gudmund Schack 1962-1969
Kurt Møller 1969-1978
Svend O. Hansen 1978-1983
Kai Holm 1983-2007
Niels Nygaard 2007–present

Member federationsEdit

The Danish National Federations are the organizations that coordinate all aspects of their individual sports. They are responsible for training, competition and development of their sports. There are currently 32 Olympic Summer and 4 Winter Sport Federations in Denmark. [2]

National Federation Summer or Winter Headquarters
Danish Archery Association Summer Brøndby
Danish Athletics Federation Summer Brøndby
Danish Badminton Federation Summer Brøndby
Danish Basketball Federation Summer Brøndby
Danish Boxing Association Summer Brøndby
Danish Canoe Federation Summer Brøndby
Danish Curling Federation Winter Brøndby
Danish Cycling Federation Summer Brøndby
Danish Sports Diving Federation Summer Brøndby
Danish Equestrian Federation Summer Brøndby
Danish Fencing Federation Summer Copenhagen
Danish Football Association Summer Brøndby
Danish Golf Union Summer Brøndby
Danish Gymnastics Federation Summer Brøndby
Danish Handball Federation Summer Brøndby
Danish Hockey Federation Summer Brøndby
Danish Ice Hockey Union Winter Brøndby
Danish Judo and Ju-jitsu Federation Summer Brøndby
Danish Karate Federation Summer Brøndby
Danish Modern Pentathlon Association Summer Nexø
Danish Rollerskating Union Summer Brøndby
Danish Rowing Federation Summer Bagsværd
Danish Rugby Federation Summer Brøndby
Danish Sailing Association Summer Brøndby
Danish Shooting Union Summer Brøndby
Danish Skating Federation Winter Brøndby
Danish Ski Federation Winter Copenhagen
Danish Softball Federation Summer Brøndby
Danish Swimming Federation Summer Brøndby
Danish Table Tennis Association Summer Brøndby
Danish Taekwondo Federation Summer Højbjerg
Danish Tennis Federation Summer Brøndby
Danish Triathlon Federation Summer Brøndby
Danish Volleyball Federation Summer Brøndby
Danish Weightlifting Federation Summer Brøndby
Danish Wrestling Federation Summer Brøndby

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