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IWGA - International World Games Association

iwga-logo2 iwga-logo1 Founded in 1980, as World Games Council in Seoul KOR, it was renamed into the International World Games Association (IWGA) in 1984. Made up of international sports federations, it administers a quadrennial and multidisciplinary sports event, The World Games.
For IFs to become a member of the IWGA, their membership with GAISF is prerequisite. Another requirement is that the sports, or disciplines of sports, proposed by the federations for inclusion in The World Games are not currently on the program of the Olympic Games.
Since 2000, the International World Games Association is an organization recognized by the International Olympic Committee (IOC).


21.05.1980 - ??.??.1992 Dr. Kim Un Yong KOR (WTF)
??.??.1992 - ??.0?.1993 Ron Froehlich USA (FIT), acting
??.0?.1993 - 07.04.2014 Ron Froehlich USA (FIT/since 1999 FIG)
07.04.2014 - José Perurena ESP (ICF)

Member federations (06/2023)

IAF International Aikido Federation
FAI Fédération Aéronautique Internationale
World Archery
WBSC World Baseball Softball Confederation
WCBS World Confederation of Billiards Sports
WPBF World Pétanque Bowls Federation
IBF International Bowling Federation
ICF International Canoe Federation
ICSF International Casting Sport Federation
WDSF World DanceSport Federation
IFA International Fistball Association
IFBB International Fitness and Bodybuilding Federation
IFF International Floorball Federation
WFDF World Flying Disc Federation
FIG Fédération Internationale de Gymnastique
IHF International Handball Federation
FIH Fédération Internationale de Hockey
JJIF Ju-Jitsu International Federation
WKF World Karate Federation
WAKO World Association of Kickboxing Organizations
IKF International Korfball Federation
World Lacrosse
ILS International Life Saving Federation
IFMA International Federation of Muaythai Associations
WN World Netball
IOF International Orienteering Federation
IPF International Powerlifting Federation
IRF International Racquetball Federation
WSK World Skate
WR World Rugby
FIAS Fédération Internationale de Sambo
IFSC International Federation of Sport Climbing
WSF World Squash Federation
IFS International Sumo Federation
ISA International Surfing Association
TWIF Tug of War International Federation
CMAS Confédération Mondiale des Activités Subaquatiques
IWWF International Water Ski & Wakeboard Federation
IWUF International Wushu Federation

Last modified: 07.08.2023