Anna Arzhanova, President of the World Underwater Federation (CMAS), and Professor
Fumio Morooka, a Board member of the World Flying Disc Federation (WFDF), were
elected to the Board of the International World Games Association (IWGA).
The IWGA has launched its own media channel. It will receive action footage from the IFs
of their own championships and other events for live streaming and highlight packages
via the IWGA website.
The International Sailing Federation (ISAF) has appointed renowned international race
officer, John Craig, as the new Head of the Sailing World Cup.
The World Flying Disc Federation (WFDF) and the World Baseball Softball Confederation
(WBSC) were admitted to the ARISF at its General Assembly.
The International Air Sports Federation (FAI), the global governing body of air sports, has appointed Susanne Schödel as its
new Secretary General. Schödel is a world-class glider pilot and a two time winner of the
FAI Women’s World Gliding Championships.
The International Hockey Federation (FIH) has signed a groundbreaking partnership with
Loughborough University in England to establish a dedicated ‘innovation centre’. The FIH
will look to utilise the expertise and resource of Loughborough University to drive its
strategic objectives and expand its delivery capability. The two organisations will work
together on developing a 'new and dynamic', entertainment-focused complementary
game designed to help hockey reach new markets.
Gian Franco Kasper, President of the global governing body of skiing (FIS),
was named the new AIOWF President during their General Assembly.