Monthly Archives: October 2020

STRONGER TOGETHER: IOC HAILS PARTNERSHIP WITH UN ON ITS 75TH ANNIVERSARY AND EMPHASISES ROLE OF SPORT IN BUILDING SOLIDARITY
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STRONGER TOGETHER: IOC HAILS PARTNERSHIP WITH UN ON ITS 75TH ANNIVERSARY AND EMPHASISES ROLE OF SPORT IN BUILDING SOLIDARITY

As the United Nations (UN) celebrates its 75th anniversary, the President of the International Olympic Committee (IOC), Thomas Bach, has hailed the collaboration between the two organisations, while also emphasising the role that sport can play in fostering global solidarity in the face of the coronavirus crisis. Marking its historic anniversary, the UN launched a […]

AIMS Youth Is Getting Ready
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AIMS Youth Is Getting Ready

The world youth are getting ready for the United Through Sports World Virtual Youth Festival. The event which is under patronage of International Olympic Committee, International Paralympic Committee and Special Olympics International, has brought together over 80 organizations bringing together the youth of the world. The Festival is about inclusion and non-discrimination. The youth have […]

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The President of the Saudi Arabian Olympic Committee (SAOC), HRH Prince Abdulaziz bin Turki Al-Faisal, and the President of United Through Sports (UTS), Mr Stephan Fox, signed a Memorandum of Understanding on Tuesday, October 6. The MoU, which will run for two years, was signed at the SAOC President’s office at the Prince Faisal bin […]

AIMS to host its first ever Virtual General Assembly
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AIMS to host its first ever Virtual General Assembly

AIMS to host its first ever Virtual General Assembly   The pandemic has affected each and everyone including the world of sports. Health and safety are a priority on and off the field of play. This is why the AIMS council has decided to hold the upcoming AIMS general assembly on November 9th in a virtual […]

GLOBAL SPORTS COMMUNITY MARKS WORLD MENTAL HEALTH DAY
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GLOBAL SPORTS COMMUNITY MARKS WORLD MENTAL HEALTH DAY

International Sports Federations (IFs) and GAISF Members marked World Mental Health Day this weekend with a wide variety of positive activations, digital campaigns and initiatives, all aimed at raising awareness of mental health issues at a time when it is more important than ever before. World Mental Health Day is held annually on 10 October, […]

IFA ANNIVERSARY PODCAST #10 WITH SPECIAL GUEST STEPHAN FOX IS ONLINE
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IFA ANNIVERSARY PODCAST #10 WITH SPECIAL GUEST STEPHAN FOX IS ONLINE

In our anniversary episode #10 we are welcoming a special guest: our dear friend Stephan Fox, President of United Through Sports and AIMS, former World Champions of Muaythai and Secretary General of the International Federation of Muaythai Associations (IFMA). “Fistball Inside” is the podcast magazine of the International Fistball Association. IFA President Joern Verleger and […]

IPC supports UTS World Virtual Youth Festival
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IPC supports UTS World Virtual Youth Festival

IPC supports UTS World Virtual Youth Festival Multiple organisations including the IOC and the IPC join forces with United Through Sports to engage youngsters in sport during the pandemic06 Oct 2020 To get youngsters around the world active during the COVID-19 pandemic, the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) and multiple other sport organisations have partnered with […]

UTS 2020 YOUTH FESTIVAL PATRONAGE
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UTS 2020 YOUTH FESTIVAL PATRONAGE

    “Cooperation is always more powerful than competition, and in union there is strength.”– UTS President Stephan Fox As we mark the 50-day countdown to the UTS World Virtual Youth Festival 2020, youth around the world are now being activated and invited to participate in the festival competitions. Over 60 international sport affiliated organisations have joined towards […]

IF Forum 2020 to Adopt Fully Virtual Format
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IF Forum 2020 to Adopt Fully Virtual Format

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 6 October 2020 IF Forum 2020 to Adopt Fully Virtual Format LAUSANNE, Switzerland – The International Federation (IF) Forum, the annual event that brings together leaders from across the global sporting community, will be hosted by SportAccord in a fully virtual format next month.In light of the challenges in relation to international travel […]

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