The AIMS Family we wish you and your loved ones health and happiness today and everyday. May we grow stronger and continue to be united as one spirit, with one heart towards a better future. 2020 has been a challenging year for us all, may 2021 bring back better!
UTS LEAVING A LEGACY GALA & AWARDS NIGHT As the world faces life changes due to the COVID-19 pandemic, United Through Sports joined forces with over 100 organisations in 2020 to promote inclusion, equality, non-discrimination and peace for and with the youth of the world. The world’s first ever virtual youth festival was held under the patronage of the IOC, […]
LAUSANNE, Switzerland – The Global Association of International Sports Federations (GAISF) Council met via video conference on Wednesday, 16 December 2020 for a GAISF Extraordinary Council Meeting chaired by President, Dr. Raffaele Chiulli. As previously communicated, the current Director, Philippe Gueisbuhler decided to pursue an opportunity outside of the organisation with the International Ski Federation (FIS) […]
United Through Sports Leaving A Legacy Awards Gala More than 100 organizations and federations participated in the historical United Through Sports World Virtual Youth Festival 2020. While we are still finding ourselves in unprecedented times, the festival focused on promoting and nurturing: Inclusion, Non-discrimination, Equality and Peace. The festival was granted patronage by the IOC, […]
Today AIMS is sharing panels 4-6 from the UTS World Virtual Youth Festival. We hope you them!! PANEL 4 “MILLENNIALS FOR THE FUTURE” Guest Scene Setter: Chutinant “Nick” Bhirombhakdi, President, Paralympic Committee Thailand Panelists Miki Matheson, IPC Champion Kiera Byland, SOI Champion Mitch Gleeson, Australian Captain Gold Coast Titans PANEL 5 “SAFE-GUARDING YOUTH & PREVENTION […]
THE WORLD GAMES GREATEST ATHLETE OF ALL TIME Special year – special vote: this year we celebrate 40 years of The World Games, and have a special vote planned for this purpose: The World Games Greatest Athlete of All Time! Member federations have nominated 25 candidates for the online vote, and the list will be published […]
AIMS PRESIDENT SPEAKS AT EDBF FORUM The AIMS President was honored to speak at the EDBF 2020 Forum themed: How Dragon Boating Can Emerge STRONGER from the COVID-19 Crisis. This important forum was organized by the EDBF under the energetic President, Claudio Schermi. Many important speakers participated and the Keynotes Address were delivered by: Dr. […]
Today AIMS would like to shares panels 1-3 from the UTS World Virtual Youth Festival. We hope that you enjoy and share this with your friends and athletes. PANEL 1 “INCLUSIVITY, EQUALITY & NON-DISCRIMINATION IN SPORT” Join us to hear world views on how we can encourage a more inclusive world. Guest Scene Setter: Andrew […]
THE WORLD GAMES SPORTS CONFIRMED FOR PARIS 2024 SUMMER OLYMPICS Breaking, a modern DanceSport discipline with youth appeal, has been confirmed as part of the final line-up for the Paris 2024 Olympics. Breaking will join Surfing, Skateboarding and Sport Climbing, which will be in the programme for the second time after debuting at the Tokyo […]
Welcome to the UTS World Virtual Youth Festival 2020 Opening Conference Please join us as we invite you to hear the leaders of the world send warm messages of support and solidarity towards the promotion of inclusion, equality, non discrimination and peace.