cover image

Association of IOC Recognised International Sports Federations

Voluntary association / From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Dear Wikiwand AI, let's keep it short by simply answering these key questions:

Can you list the top facts and stats about Association of IOC Recognised International Sports Federations?

Summarize this article for a 10 year old

SHOW ALL QUESTIONS

The Association of IOC Recognised International Sports Federations (ARISF) is a non-governmental, non-profit organisation constituted through and recognised by the International Olympic Committee (IOC).[1] The ARISF's members are international sports federations recognised by the IOC whose sport is currently not competed in either the Summer or Winter Olympics, though becoming a member of ARISF does not imply or guarantee that the sport will be included in future Olympic Games.

Quick facts: Abbreviation, Formation, Type, Purpose, Headq...
Association of IOC Recognised International Sports Federations
AbbreviationARISF
Formation1983; 41 years ago (1983)
TypeNGO
PurposeInter-sports federation organisation
HeadquartersLausanne, Switzerland
Membership (2022)
42 governing bodies of sports federations
Secretary General
Riccardo Fraccari
President
Raffaele Chiulli
Vice-President
Fernando Aguerre
Parent organization
IOC
Websitearisf.sport
Close

Among the aims of ARISF are: act as a spokesperson to defend and coordinate the common interests of its members whilst maintaining their authority, independence and autonomy, determine the consensus of the member federations on questions of common interest in relation to the Olympic Movement and ensure the largest possible participation in the activities of the IOC.[2]

Headquartered in the Swiss city of Lausanne, it was formed in 1983. It is headed by Raffaele Chiulli, who is the President of ARISF.[3]

Oops something went wrong: