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Basketball - 07 Nov 2016 - Federations & NOCs
USA Basketball is to elect a new chairman this month after Jerry Colangelo decided not to seek a third term in the post.
Taekwondo - 31 Aug 2016 - Federations & NOCs
(August 29, 2016) - The World Taekwondo Federation (WTF) today unveiled the Supporting Taekwondo Event Program (STEP) which has been introduced as part of the WTF’s ongoing commitment to reforming its bidding and event management and will ensure greater cooperation, credibility and creativity in hosting WTF events.
Business - 27 Jul 2016 - Internet
With just over a week to go before the Opening Ceremony of the Rio Olympic Games the social media platforms of the major international sports federations are set for an unprecedented growth spurt.
Tennis - 03 Feb 2016 - Federations & NOCs
Tennis Europe and HEAD will celebrate ten years of cooperation after the two organisations announced a further two-year extension to their comprehensive partnership, due to last until the end of 2017.
University sports - 09 Nov 2015 - Federations & NOCs
LAUSANNE - On 8 November, during the second day of the 34th General Assembly in Lausanne, the FISU Membership elected a new Executive Board to lead FISU for the next four years, i.e. the period 2015-2019.
Archery - 06 Aug 2015 - Events
Lausanne; 06 August 2015: World Archery President Prof Dr Ugur ERDENER today reflected on one of the most “historic and exciting” World Archery Championships in the sport’s long history following the event’s conclusion in Copenhagen on Sunday.
Swimming - 30 Jun 2015 - Bidding
Potential bidders to the organisation of the FINA World Championships and FINA World Masters Championships in 2021 and 2023 gathered today in Lausanne (SUI) for an information meeting on the bidding procedure for these two events.
Shooting - 16 Jun 2015 - Internet
The International Shooting Sport Federation lands on YouKu, China's most popular video-sharing website with more than 500 million active users every month.
Athletics - 29 Apr 2015 - Federations & NOCs
European Athletics is pleased to announce the creation of a "European Athletics Marketing" company based in Switzerland.
17 Feb 2015 - Federations & NOCs
Lausanne, Switzerland, February 17, 2015 – WISE – Work In Sports Exhibition is proud to announce a strategic partnership with SportAccord, the Union for both Olympic and non-Olympic international sports federations as well as organisers of international sporting events, for the Convention’s second edition to be held in Lausanne, Switzerland, on 6-7 May 2015.
Soccer - 09 Jun 2014 - Events
Can FIFA ride the wave of negative publicity and keep football’s financial juggernaut on course?
Business - 09 May 2014 - Events
Lausanne (SUI), May 9, 2014 - The 3rd FINA World Aquatics Convention is taking place from November 29 – December 1, 2014 at The Ritz Carlton Hotel in Doha (Qatar). For the first time, the Convention will be taking place in conjunction with the 12th FINA World Swimming Championships (25m), scheduled on December 3-7, also in Qatar’s capital at the Hamdan Aquatics Centre.
01 Apr 2014 - Financial
DUBAI: The sixth edition of the Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Creative Sports Award was launched at the Intercontinental Dubai Festival City Hotel here on Monday.
Table tennis - 16 Jan 2014 - Federations & NOCs
ZHANG Jike (CHN) and LI Xiaoxia (CHN) have been crowned the first ever Male and Female Table Tennis Stars at a glamorous evening at the Raffles Hotel in Dubai.
Shooting - 19 Dec 2013 - Federations & NOCs
Munich, 19/12/2013 - The ISSF Executive Committee approved the establishment of a new ISSF Junior Cup Championship series. The official announcement of the new series and the selection of the first ISSF national federation to host a Junior Cup came today from ISSF President Olegario Vázquez Raña and Secretary General Franz Schreiber.
Shooting - 23 Nov 2012 - Events
All finalists will start from zero, all finals will end up with a duel to assign the Gold medal. It’s the ISSF major step forward from the introduction of finals in 1986
Business - 19 Mar 2012 - Events
Lausanne, Switzerland – SportAccord Convention today announced that Allison Melangton, President and CEO of the 2012 Indianapolis Super Bowl Host Committee, National Hockey League COO John Collins and LPGA US Open winner Jane Geddes, who is Vice President, Talent Relations of World Wrestling Entertainment, will be conference speakers at the 10TH anniversary SportAccord Convention in Québec City this Spring.
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