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Business - 06 Nov 2020 - Federations & NOCs
LAUSANNE, Switzerland – International Federations (IFs) can use the Covid-19 pandemic as an opportunity to explore new ideas and implement positive changes that can drive future growth, according to expert contributors at yesterday’s fully virtual IF Forum 2020.
Business - 05 Nov 2020 - Federations & NOCs
LAUSANNE, Switzerland – International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach, SportAccord and GAISF President Dr. Raffaele Chiulli, and World Health Organization Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus praised sport’s resilience and influence at today’s fully virtual International Federation (IF) Forum 2020, with IFs assured that preparations are being put in place to deliver safe Olympic Games next year.
Business - 04 Nov 2020 - Federations & NOCs
World Health Organization Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach and SportAccord and the Global Association of International Sports Federations (GAISF) President Dr. Raffaele Chiulli are among the high-profile speakers who will participate in the fully virtual International Federation (IF) Forum 2020, which kicks off tomorrow.
Business - 25 Aug 2020 - Federations & NOCs
SportAccord has launched the host city application processes for future editions of its SportAccord World Sport & Business Summit and Regional SportAccord events.
Business - 27 Nov 2018 - Federations & NOCs
The Board of Trustees of "MBR Creative Sports Award", one of Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Global Initiatives, has announced the names of winners in the 10th Edition categories of the world’s leading award in terms of value, and diversity of categories. It is the primary sports award dedicated to inspiring creativity in sports in the UAE, Arab countries, and the worldwide.
Business - 04 Oct 2018 - Federations & NOCs
Registration is now open for the 17th edition of SportAccord – World Sport & Business Summit - set to take place in Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia from 5 – 10 May 2019.
Business - 13 Nov 2017 - Federations & NOCs
LAUSANNE, Switzerland – Sir Ben Ainslie, four-time Olympic Gold Medallist & Team Principal, as well as Skipper of Britain’s America’s Cup Challenger, Land Rover BAR, led the way as an innovator of sustainability at this year’s 11th edition of the IF Forum which took place in Lausanne.
Business - 05 Oct 2017 - Events
Lausanne, 5 October 2017 – Today in Lausanne more than 130 representatives of international organisations, the International Olympic Committee (IOC), international sports federations (IFs) and civil society discussed strategies and possible forms of collaboration to implement the Sustainable Development Goals through sport.
Business - 06 Apr 2017 - Federations & NOCs
Officially launched to the wider sporting community and the media in April 2016, ThinkSport this month is celebrating a successful first year by looking back on its early successes and looking forward to further progress in the months and years ahead.
Business - 31 Jan 2017 - Federations & NOCs
30 January 2017; London: A series of high profile delegates, headed by European Athletics President Svein Arne Hansen, today called for active and sustainable sports governance reform at the inaugural SIGA Sport Integrity Forum.
Business - 07 Dec 2016 - Federations & NOCs
The worldwide DanceSport community's dream of providing some of its young top athletes with the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to compete in the Youth Olympic Games (YOG) is about to turn to reality. In its meeting of 6 December 2016, the Executive Board of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) decided to add the DanceSport discipline Breakdance to the programme of the Buenos Aires 2018 YOG.
Business - 14 Nov 2016 - Federations & NOCs
The 10th edition of the International Federation (IF) Forum successfully concluded today with Members declaring their commitment to collaborate to promote global and elite athlete health.
Business - 13 Oct 2016 - Federations & NOCs
Japanese first lady, Mrs. Akie Abe, and the first commissioner of the Japan Sports Agency, Mr. Suzuki handed sports equipment to children in Africa and Rio respectively through the Sport for Tomorrow programme.
Business - 15 Sep 2016 - Events
Lausanne – Switzerland, September 14th, 2016 – The third edition of the Smart Cities & Sport Summit – organised in Lausanne on October 10-12 – will gather more International Federations (IFs) than ever before!
Business - 27 Jul 2016 - Federations & NOCs
LAUSANNE, Switzerland – The SportAccord Council met by tele-conference on Wednesday, 27 April 2016. The meeting was chaired by newly elected President, Mr. Patrick Baumann and confirmed the appointment of new Members to the SportAccord Council as proposed by its stakeholders.
Business - 22 Apr 2016 - Federations & NOCs
LAUSANNE - ITU President Marisol Casado signed an agreement with FISU President Oleg Matytsin at the SportAccord Convention in Lausanne, which officialises the extensive cooperation between the two organisations.
Business - 08 Dec 2015 - Events
SportAccord Convention is pleased to announce Lausanne as Host City for the 2016 Convention. Returning to the Home of International Sport, the Convention will take place from 17-22 April 2016 at the Swiss Tech Convention Centre which offers state-of-the-art congress facilities.
Business - 29 Jul 2015 - Events
The European Sponsorship Association (ESA), the membership body that works to inspire better marketing across rights holders, brands and agencies, today announces that Repucom, the trusted advisor in sports and entertainment intelligence, is to partner with the ESA Summit 2015 providing the research and insight that will underpin the Summit theme of: Is official dead?
Business - 21 Jul 2015 - Federations & NOCs
The ninth edition of the International Federation (IF) Forum is set once again to take place in Lausanne, Switzerland in accordance with tradition and will be held from Wednesday 11 November to Friday 13 November 2015. The venue for this year’s Forum will be the historic and recently renovated Royal Savoy Hotel.
Business - 13 Oct 2014 - Events
The recent Minigolf European Cup for national club champion teams was won by 1.MGC Mainz (Germany) and Uppsala BGK (Sweden), with both sides successfully defending the titles in the women’s and men’s competitions. The win was extra special for Uppsala BGK as it was the fifth EMF European Cup victory in-a-row for the club.
Business - 02 Oct 2014 - Events
The Minigolf European Cup for national club champion teams is taking place in Schriesheim, Germany. Over three-days 108 players, eleven men’s and nine women’s teams will compete on the 18-hole Miniaturegolf course at MC Schriesheim, with the final played on Saturday 4 October.
Business - 26 Aug 2014 - Events
Players from 16 nations gathered to compete at the EMF European Championships in Neutraubling, Germany with Minigolf Sport titles won in six categories.
Business - 12 Aug 2014 - Events
The top youth Minigolfers competed in the Minigolf Youth World Championships at the Lahden Minigolfkerho club in Lahti with world titles decided in six categories.
Business - 17 Jun 2014 - Federations & NOCs
The European Minigolf Sport Federation (EMF) recently organised two Nations Cup international minigolf tournaments in Germany, with the EMF Nations Cup in Neutraubling and the EMF Seniors Nations Cup in Murnau, Bayern.
Business - 04 Jun 2014 - Events
The summer minigolf season got well under way at the weekend as Marcel Noack successfully defended his title in the Nestlé Schöller Filzgolf-Masters competition in Niederstetten, Germany that saw 44 players compete over seven rounds at Minigolfanlage Niederstetten from the 31 May to the 1 June.
Business - 21 May 2014 - Events
A record number of players and teams competed in the 2014 WMF World Adventure Golf Masters miniature golf tournament at the 18-hole Gullbergsbro BGK Adventure Golf course in Gothenburg, Sweden on the 17 and 18 May.
Business - 15 May 2014 - Federations & NOCs
A record number of players and teams will be lining up to compete in the 2014 WMF World Adventure Golf Masters minigolf tournament taking place in Gothenburg, Sweden this weekend.
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.
Business - 18 Oct 2013 - Events
Uppsala BGK from Sweden and 1.MGC Mainz from Germany win the EMF European Cup Minigolf Championships for National Club Champion Teams in Holešov, Czech Republic.
Business - 20 Aug 2013 - Events
The WMF World Minigolf Championships will be taking place in Bad Münder, Germany from the 21st to the 24th of August with players from 26 countries competing on the two 18-hole courses.
Business - 14 Aug 2013 - Events
A total of 82 players from eleven countries competed in the WMF Open Youth European Championships of Minigolf in Portel, Portugal from the 7th to the 10th of August. Six European titles were decided in the tournament with winners coming from Austria, Germany, Sweden and the Czech Republic.
Business - 19 Jun 2013 - Events
The WMF World Adventure Golf Masters minigolf tournament was played on the 18-hole Pirate Adventure Golf Course in Hastings, England on the 15th and 16th June. A total of seven teams and 37 players representing Finland, Germany, Great Britain, the Republic of Ireland and Sweden competed in the World Minigolf Sport Federation event.
Business - 22 May 2013 - Events
Over the weekend of the 18th and 19th May three international Minigolf championships took place across Europe, with the Nations Cup being contested in Youth, Adult and Senior player categories in Portugal, Germany and the Netherlands.
Business - 11 Feb 2013 - Events
In a landmark agreement, Soccerex and the Confederation of African Football (CAF) have signed a memorandum of understanding which will see CAF provide Soccerex with their full institutional support for all Soccerex events across Africa for the next two years.
Business - 01 Nov 2012 - Events
The tenth-annual ‘Castle Golf’ World Crazy Golf Championships took place at the Hastings seafront Adventure Golf Complex in Hastings, East Sussex on Saturday 27th and Sunday 28th October. 53 players from six countries competed in the two-day event that was won by England’s Michael Smith.
Business - 16 Oct 2012 - Events
LAUSANNE, Switzerland – Registration opens today for SportAccord Convention 2013 in Saint-Petersburg. Delegates can now book their places online for the event taking place at the Lenexpo Exhibition Complex from May 26-31, 2013. The 11th annual SportAccord Convention will be the first to be held in Russia, one of the world’s fastest growing sports markets.
Business - 09 Oct 2012 - Events
Nineteen teams from eleven countries competed in the EMF European Cup minigolf tournament for national club champions held at the 18-hole Concrete Minigolf course in Caldas de Vizela, Portugal. The three-day competition saw Uppsala BGK from Sweden crowned as the EMF European Cup men’s champions, with MGC Göttingen from Germany victorious in the EMF European Cup women’s championship.
Business - 23 Aug 2012 - Events
Two International Minigolf Championships were contested between the 15th and 18th August, with the World Minigolf Sport Federation’s Youth World Championships held in Bad Münder, Germany and the European Minigolf Sport Federation’s Senior European Championships played for in Rozemaai, Belgium.
Business - 02 Aug 2012 - Events
Kohzo Tashima, General Secretary of the Japan Football Association and leading figure in the development of the game, is confirmed to join FIFA Vice President HRH Prince Ali bin Al-Hussein, for an exclusive debate about the future of football in Asia at the prestigious Leaders in Football conference at Chelsea FC on 10th and 11th October 2012.
Business - 30 May 2012 - Events
Over the weekend of the 26th and 27th May three international Minigolf championships took place, with the Nations Cup being contested in Youth, Adult and Senior player categories in Germany, Portugal and Belgium. The Nations Cup events are traditional tournaments held prior to European and World Championships. The weekend saw a clean-sweep of victories for Germany.
Business - 25 Oct 2011 - Events
Monaco, October 25, 2011 - An influential community of sporting, political and economic leaders will meet in Monaco tomorrow for the 5th edition of the Peace and Sport International Forum to discuss sport’s contribution to establishing and maintaining peace in sensitive areas of the world.
Business - 05 Oct 2011 - Events
Monaco, 5 October 2011 - For the fifth year running, the Principality of Monaco is preparing to host a historic summit meeting for peace through sport: the Peace and Sport International Forum 2011 which will take place from 26-28 October.
Business - 12 Jul 2011 - Education
July is a key month for the 28 postgraduates of 11th edition of the FIFA Master in Management, Law and Humanities of Sport.
Business - 11 Jul 2011 - Events
Former Belgian Prime Minister Jean-Luc Dehaene, Chairman of UEFA’s Financial Fair Play Control Panel and who Michel Platini described as the man in charge of the economic destiny of European football, will take part in the discussion on football finances at the 4th annual Leaders in Football conference on 5th and 6th October 2011 at Chelsea FC.
Business - 05 May 2011 - Federations & NOCs
Amman, Jordan, 4 May 2011: HM King Abdullah II of Jordan officially inaugurated the new purpose-built premises of the ground-breaking Generations For Peace Institute and Generations For Peace headquarters at a ceremony in Amman, on the same day that the global peace through sport organisation announced a new partnership with the University of Oxford.
Business - 18 Apr 2011 - Events
From November 16 to 18, 2011, host cities and international sports federations will meet in Lausanne (Switzerland) to build tomorrow’s international sporting events, during the second edition of City Events.
Business - 06 Apr 2011 - Events
For the first time, the international organization Peace and Sport is calling on interested cities to bid to host the 8th and 10th Peace and Sport International Forums, scheduled respectively in October 2014 and October 2016.