WADA publishes revised TDSSA that will come into force on 1 January 2024

The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) is pleased to publish version 9.0 of the Technical Document for Sport Specific Analysis (TDSSA), which will enter into force on 1 January 2024. The revised TDSSA was approved by WADA’s Executive Committee (ExCo) on 16 November 2023.   The TDSSA is a mandatory Level 2 document that must be implemented by all Anti-Doping

SportAccord announces first speakers – World Sport & Business Summit 2024

LAUSANNE, Switzerland – The SportAccord World Sport & Business Summit 2024 in Birmingham, West Midlands, announces its first wave of high-profile speakers for sport’s most influential industry gathering. A total of seven leading experts, unveiled today, will address some of the biggest challenges and opportunities in global sport with over 1,500 delegates at Birmingham’s award-winning International

The 2023 Saudi Games Opening Ceremony

The opening ceremony of the 2023 Saudi Games marked the commencement of the largest athletic event in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, featuring more than 6000 athletes participating in 53 events. Hosted at Riyadh’s King Fahad International Stadium, the ceremony beautifully showcased the distinctive Saudi culture. Leading the opening ceremony was HRH Prince Abdulaziz bin

WADA opens registration for its 2024 Annual Symposium to be held on 12-13 March

The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) is pleased to announce that online registration is now open for the Agency’s 2024 Annual Symposium on 12-13 March 2023 at the SwissTech Convention Center in Lausanne, Switzerland. The Symposium will be held in a hybrid fashion, enabling us to foster onsite interaction while retaining the option of virtual participation. WADA’s Annual Symposium is

32 athletes to run for IOC Athletes’ Commission elections in Paris

The list of 32 athletes, 18 female and 14 male, who will seek election to the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Athletes’ Commission (AC) next year at the Olympic Games Paris 2024, has been approved by the IOC Executive Board (EB). Four positions are up for election. The candidates, who have been nominated by their respective National Olympic Committees (NOCs) together

UN General Assembly adopts Olympic Truce for Paris 2024

nternational Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach and Paris 2024 Organising Committee President Tony Estanguet today welcomed the adoption by the 78th Session of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) of a resolution for the observance of the Olympic Truce for the Olympic and Paralympic Games Paris 2024. The resolution was formally introduced to the

SportAccord Summit 2024 Logo Unveiled

LAUSANNE, Switzerland – The organisers of the World Sport & Business Summit 2024 are delighted to unveil the official logo for the prestigious event, set to take place in Birmingham, West Midlands. This unveiling marks a significant milestone in the lead-up to the Summit, where the worlds of sports and business will converge from April 7

FITEQ_Record-Breaking World Teqball Championships 2023 is About to Start

The World Teqball Championships 2023 in Bangkok as the first world champs of Teqball outside of Europe, is drawing a record number of players, at 211, and a record number of participating countries, at 61. In addition, this year’s championships are setting a record number of total matches, at 404. A record number of 126

Leonz Eder unanimously elected FISU President at 38th General Assembly

In an unprecedented event at the 38th General Assembly, Leonz Eder was unanimously elected as the new President of the International University Sports Federation (FISU). This historic rise to leadership has ignited a wave of optimism and anticipation within the university sports community. Leonz Eder, a man of remarkable abilities and dedication, brings a wealth