The Russia – SAMBO – United Kingdom exhibition has opened in Russia’s State Duma
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The Russia – SAMBO – United Kingdom exhibition has opened in Russia’s State Duma

The opening ceremony of the Russia – SAMBO – United Kingdom exhibition took place today, April 26, in Russia’s State Duma. The event coincides with the competitions of the annual President’s SAMBO Cup in the UK and other projects of the International SAMBO Federation. Guests viewed the exhibits before the opening ceremony. Photos were arranged on stands […]

AIMS/ ARISF / IWGA Joint Dinner brings sport together
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AIMS/ ARISF / IWGA Joint Dinner brings sport together

A historic joint welcome dinner hosted by IWGA, ARISF and AIMS was held at the Olympic Museum on the night of the 18th of April. The room was filled with representatives from over 60 international recognised sporting federations  grouped together in ARISF and AIMS  and many of them also members of IWGA and  included in the […]

Patrick Baumann elected President of SportAccord
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Patrick Baumann elected President of SportAccord

FIBA Secretary General Patrick Baumann has been elected President of SportAccord after overcoming the President of World Underwater Federation Anna Arzhanova at the SportAccord General Assembly. Patrick Baumann is an IOC member and International Basketball Federation (FIBA) Secretary General was elected the new SportAccord president today at the SportAccord Convention in Lausanne. Mr. Baumann said that he acknowledges […]

The third President’s Cup will be held in Edinburgh in September
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The third President’s Cup will be held in Edinburgh in September

The place and dates of the third President’s SAMBO Cup to be held in the UK have been decided. After London and Manchester, the tournament has moved to Edinburgh, Scotland. This is where the attention of SAMBO athletes from around the world who want to fight for the prestigious challenge trophy will be focused on […]

IOC and AIMS officially sign Memorandum of Understanding
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IOC and AIMS officially sign Memorandum of Understanding

History has been made! A historical MoU has been signed between the IOC represented by IOC President Dr. Thomas Bach and AIMS represented by its counterpart Stephan Fox. The signing ceremony was witnessed by 4 Vice Presidents from the IOC, and IOC Director General Christophe De Kepper; this is a testament of the importance of the signing. […]

AIMS Conference in Lausanne
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AIMS Conference in Lausanne

AIMS takes great pride in its cooperation with the recognised organisations in sporting world. The AIMS conference held on the 19th of April, at the Swisstech Centre in the Olympic Capital of Lausanne was a great success with major and highly respected names in the world of sport, the conference was not only informative but […]

AIMS celebrates Songkran at IFMA headquarter
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AIMS celebrates Songkran at IFMA headquarter

Songkran is an important holiday celebrated in Thailand as the traditional New Year’s Day from 13 to 15 April. It is a festival of unity, where people who have moved away usually return home to their loved ones and elder family members. IFMA invited many guests to their garden at their beautiful headquarter to celebrate […]

SAMBO athletes participated in the White Card campaign
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SAMBO athletes participated in the White Card campaign

Three years ago, the Peace and Sport international sports organization initiated the White Card campaign dedicated to the International Day of Sport for Development and Peace on April 6. The essence of the campaign is that athletes are invited to take a photo or selfie with a White Card in their hands in order to […]

AIMS President meets Secretary of General of Sepaktakraw
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AIMS President meets Secretary of General of Sepaktakraw

An important meeting took place between AIMS President Stephan Fox and the Secretary General of Sepaktakraw (ISTAF), Dato Abdul Halim Kader. The cooperation between the 23 AIMS members, SportAccord and the IOC and the other 3 umbrella groups, ASOIF, AIOWF and ARISF has been the topic of this discussion. Sepaktakraw has gain immense popularity in recent […]

AIMS will join the third ARISF WADA Anti- Doping Training Session
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AIMS will join the third ARISF WADA Anti- Doping Training Session

The ARISF/WADA Anti-Doping Coaching/Training Session, held every year since 2014 at the SportAccord Convention, is an open platform for International Federations (IFs), WADA, and any individual organisation involved or interested in clean sport to share the expertise, experiences and views in an open and transparent way. It features a series of discussions and presentations from […]