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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 - 07.04.2014 Ron Froehlich USA (FIG)
07.04.2014 - José Perurena ESP (ICF)

Member federations (11/2020)

IAF International Aikido Federation
FAI Fédération Aéronautique Internationale
WA World Archery Federation
WBSC World Baseball Softball Confederation
WCBS World Confederation of Billiards Sports
IFBB International Federation of Bodybuilding & Fitness
CMSB Confédération Mondiale des Sports de Boules
IBF International Bowling Federation
ICF International Canoe Federation
ICSF International Casting Sport Federation
WDSF World Dance Sport Federation
IFA International Fistball Association
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
IKF International Korfball Federation
WL World Lacrosse
ILS International Life Saving Federation
IFMA International Federation of Muaythai Associations
INF International Netball Federation
IOF International Orienteering Federation
IPF International Powerlifting Federation
IRF International Racquetball Federation
WS World Skate
WR World Rugby
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

Last modified: 13.01.2021