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Prelaunch of United Through Sport 2018 Bangkok Festival
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Prelaunch of United Through Sport 2018 Bangkok Festival

Over 100 representatives of local and international press turned up at the official prelaunch held at the Arnoma Hotel Ballroom. The event opened with a powerful video showcasing the 92 recognised sports grouped together under the GAISF umbrella. Khunying Patama Leeswadtrakul opened the press conference showing her pride as a Thai and IOC member that […]

Minigolf World Championships 2019 in Zhouzhuang, China
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Minigolf World Championships 2019 in Zhouzhuang, China

WMF is now delighted and excited to be able to inform that we have signed the contract for WC 2019 with the local organizer and China Minigolf Sport Federation (CMF). This means that the Minigolf World Championships will take place for the first time ever outside Europe in 2019. This is a consequent step in […]

AIMS President Meets Thailand’s new Minister of Tourism & Sports
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AIMS President Meets Thailand’s new Minister of Tourism & Sports

GAISF Vice President and AIMS President was invited for a meeting with Thailand’s new Minister of Tourism and Sports, H.E. Mr. Weerasak Kowsurat. Thailand has been awarded the bid to host the 2018 SportAccord Convention, the world’s premier and most exclusive annual event at the service of sport where over 2000 leaders and important personnel […]

Vice President and Secretary General of Thailand National Olympic Committee Once Again Elected as ISTAF President
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Vice President and Secretary General of Thailand National Olympic Committee Once Again Elected as ISTAF President

PRESS RELEASE 22 December 2017 ISTAF CONGRESS 2017 General Charouck Arirachakaran, President of Takraw Association of Thailand (TAT) was re-elected unopposed as President, International Sepaktakraw Federation (ISTAF) for a 4 years term during the International Sepaktakraw Federation’s Congress. A total of 50 delegates from 17 countries attended the Congress held at Alexander Hotel, Bangkok, Thailand. […]

GAISF/SportAccord Thailand Sport Festival 2018
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GAISF/SportAccord Thailand Sport Festival 2018

The world of sport is looking forward to the 2018 SportAccord Convention held at the Centara Grand & Bangkok Convention in Bangkok the capitol of the Kingdom of Thailand. Bangkok is always among the world’s top tourist destinations. The city is a true tourist paradise, proved by the growing number of travelers coming each year. […]

AIMS Welcomes Partnership With Olympic Channel
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AIMS Welcomes Partnership With Olympic Channel

MADRID – 14 December 2017 – Following the recent celebration of its one-year anniversary, the Olympic Channel today announced that it has reached cooperation agreements with the Alliance of Independent Recognised Members of Sport (AIMS), and the international governing bodies for fistball, muaythai, polo, powerlifting and tug of war to collaborate on content for the […]

Olympic Broadcasting Services (OBS) and Olympic Channel Services (OCS) Achieve Two Environmental ISO Certificates For Their Contributions to a More Sustainable Workplace
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Olympic Broadcasting Services (OBS) and Olympic Channel Services (OCS) Achieve Two Environmental ISO Certificates For Their Contributions to a More Sustainable Workplace

MADRID – Olympic Broadcasting Services (OBS) and Olympic Channel Services (OCS) were recently presented with two ISO certificates at their Madrid, Spain headquarters. The certificates recognise the company’s commitment to the environment, and dedication to promoting the best management of resources.  Manuel Romero, Director of Development and Business at AENOR (Spanish Association for Standardisation and Certification) presented the […]

GAISF and SportAccord visit Chinese Taipei
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GAISF and SportAccord visit Chinese Taipei

GAISF Vice President, Mr. Stephan Fox, who is also the Chairman of the GAISF Combat Commission, together with the SportAccord Convection CEO, Mr. Nis Hatt and GAISF Head of Administration, Mr. Philippe Gueisbuhler, made a visit to beautiful Chinese Taipei to discuss the World Combat Games 2019.   The visit started in Taipei, where the […]

IOC AND GAISF SIGNAL NEW ERA OF CO-OPERATION AND ALIGNMENT WITH THE MEMORANDUM OF UNDERSTANDING
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IOC AND GAISF SIGNAL NEW ERA OF CO-OPERATION AND ALIGNMENT WITH THE MEMORANDUM OF UNDERSTANDING

LAUSANNE, 8 November 2017- GAISF and International Olympic Committee (IOC) today signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU), underscoring the unity of vision and purpose between the two organisations and paving the way to a continuing close and fruitful relationship, which will benefit all of sport’s stakeholders. The MoU was signed by IOC President Thomas Bach […]

AIMS honours the contributors to the success of AIMAG 2017
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AIMS honours the contributors to the success of AIMAG 2017

AIMS President, Stephan Fox, Addressed the higher ranked officials who have contributed to the success of the AIMAG 2017 in Ashgabat. In a special ceremony, the AIMS president thanked the government of Turkmenistan represented by Mr. Komekov Toyly – Chairman of the State Committee for Sports, for staging this amazing event and giving all the athletes from […]