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National School Minigolf Championship to be held in India
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National School Minigolf Championship to be held in India

Maharashtra, India – The National School Minigolf Championship is being held from January 17 – 20, 2017 at Sandip Polytechnic University. Prior to this event the State School Minigolf Championships is being held January 13 – 15, 2017 at the same location.  The events are being organized by the Minigolf Federation of India (MFI) in […]

2016 Open Asian Minigolf Championships were held in Yokohama, Japan
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2016 Open Asian Minigolf Championships were held in Yokohama, Japan

The Open Asian Minigolf Championships were held in Yokohama, Japan during the weekend of October 8 through 10. The event had two categories of competition – one for those who are AMF members (the Asian Championships) and one for anyone who is a member of the World Minigolf Sport Federation (WMF) (the Open Asian Championships). […]

IFMA’s Young Athletes UNiTE to End Violence Against Women
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IFMA’s Young Athletes UNiTE to End Violence Against Women

IFMA and the sport of Muaythai stands proud of the collaboration with UN Women Asia and the Pacific in the UNiTE to End Violence Against Women Campaign. We are proud of our champions who continue to be role models in changing and redefining attitudes towards women and girls. Read about our latest collaboration with UN Women at our […]

SAMBO Tournament at the Kadayawan Festival in Davao City, Philippines
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SAMBO Tournament at the Kadayawan Festival in Davao City, Philippines

The Kadayawan Festival is an annual festival held in Davao City, Philippines, when people give thanks for an abundant harvest from the land, the rivers and the sea. Kadayawan is considered one of the most spectacular and famous festivals in the Philippines. Traditionally, it lasts for one week in August, but various events may go […]

World Martial Arts Masterships Opening
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World Martial Arts Masterships Opening

The beautiful city of Cheong Ju in the Republic of Korea was the venue for the World Martial Arts Masterships with 17 martial arts coming together in the spirit of combat sport, friendship and sporting and cultural exchange. 5 of the 7 AIMS member martial arts took part at these Cheong Ju Martial Arts Masterships, with […]

AIMS is showing stronger presence
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AIMS is showing stronger presence

AIMS is made up of 23 recognised international sport federations that make up about a quarter within the four recognised umbrella groups that include ASOIF, AIOWF and ARISF. AIMS President Stephan Fox said that this 25% is the minimum of AIMS ISF and sports that should be included in multi sport games. Giving the athletes […]

International Sport Federations Commit to Combat Violence Against Women and Girls
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International Sport Federations Commit to Combat Violence Against Women and Girls

The 23 world recognized federations under AIMS signed a pledge of co-operation with UN Women, we will and must continue to use the beautiful power of sport to create good for society. Bangkok, Thailand – Twenty three sport federations from around the world committed to promote gender equality and train coaches and athletes to prevent violence […]

AIMS Meeting a Huge Success
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AIMS Meeting a Huge Success

The 23 AIMS federations met in Bangkok to restructure AIMS to establish itself as a larger stakeholder in the world of sports. AIMS is made up of 23 members of SportAccord and new constitutional changes have been made for its even greater independence in the world of sport. The constitution has been changed in close […]

AIMS Extraordinary Conference in Bangkok
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AIMS Extraordinary Conference in Bangkok

AIMS will hold its Working Group meeting and conference from the 11th – 13th August in Bangkok, with an agenda packed with meetings and presentations. The IOC, IWGA, FISU, OCA and many more will be coming to make presentations and all IFs will have a chance to demonstrate their sport to delegates from universities, the Department […]

Opening of the new Olympic Headquarter in Uzbekistan
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Opening of the new Olympic Headquarter in Uzbekistan

AIMS was honoured to attend the opening of the Olympic Head Quarter in Uzbekistan that was inaugurated by IOC President Dr Thomas Bach, President OCA and ANOC HRH Sheikh Al-Sabah and President of the Uzbekistan Olympic Committee Mr Mirabror Usmanov.A special dinner was hosted, with many delegates from the world of sport, that included IOC […]

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