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The 2016 Prohibited List for Athletes is Available Now

Montreal, 29 September 2015 Dear Stakeholders, Please note that, on 16 September, the World Anti-Doping Agency’s Executive Committee approved the 2016 List of Prohibited Substances and Methods, which is now available on WADA’s website in English. The List will come into force on 1 January 2016. “WADA leads an extensive consultative process annually that results [...]

By | October 1st, 2015|Anti-Doping Rules, World Anti-Doping Agency|0 Comments

International Sport Federations Commit to Combat Violence Against Women and Girls

News From: http://asiapacific.unwomen.org/en/news-and-events/stories/2015/09/muay-thai-athletes-commit-to-combat-violence-against-women-and-girls Date : 19 September 2015 August 2015 (Left to right) Sue Latta, Vice President of IFMA, Julie Gabriel, AIMS Executive Board member, Anna-Karin Jatfors, UN Women Asia Pacific Deputy Regional Director and Stephan Fox, President AIMS during the pledge signing ceremony. Photo: International Federation of Muaythai Amateur (IFMA)/UN Women Bangkok, Thailand – Twenty [...]

By | October 1st, 2015|AIMS|Comments Off on International Sport Federations Commit to Combat Violence Against Women and Girls

IFSS European Championship Sprint on Snow 2016, Savalen, Norway

Place: Savalen (190 km or 3 hours drive north of Lillehammer). Address: 2500 Tynset, Norway Date: Thursday 3rd – Sunday 6th of March 2016 On Thursday the 3rd the EC organizer has arranged for races in the Pulka classes, which are optional Championship classes according to the European Championships rules: 1-dog Elite women 10 km [...]

By | September 8th, 2015|European Championships|Comments Off on IFSS European Championship Sprint on Snow 2016, Savalen, Norway

Chile – New Provisional National member of IFSS

I am very pleased that IFSS Council has approved the application for membership from Club Deporto Canino Aurora Austral Villarrica Chile. Chile is once again a member of IFSS. Aurora Austral is accepted as Provisional National member. They will have five years to develop the club into a full, voting member of IFSS and a [...]

By | August 4th, 2015|Federations|0 Comments

Race Judges Training in Poland

The Polish Federation is organizing a Race Judges Training seminar on November 13, 14 and 15, 2015 during the Polish Dryland National Championships in Mikolow (near Katowice) in the south of Poland. The training will include a formal seminar and on-the-job training during the race. The seminar will be held in English. The instructor will [...]

By | May 26th, 2015|Race Judges, Race Rules|0 Comments

EC Long Distance 2016

The IFSS Europe Sports Committee has at the spring meeting in Stockholm discussed a proposal, received from the Norwegian Federation. They proposed that IFSS Europe should arrange a Long Distance European Championships in 2016. The IFSS Europe Sports Committee decided that it was a good idea to follow the WC example even for the EC. [...]

By | May 15th, 2015|European Championships, Long Distance|0 Comments

Šimon Cipro – New Athletes Representative in the IFSS Council

Šimon Cipro living in the Czech Republic Europe will succeed Svein Ivar Moen as IFSS chair person in the Athletes committee. He will also take a place in IFSS council. “I've been in the sport for around nine years now competing mostly in dryland 1-dog classes and skidog. I also served as a team leader [...]

By | May 11th, 2015|Athletes Representative|0 Comments

Supplements Containing Banned Drugs “Sold Over the Counter” in the UK

One product that was tested at the King’s College drug testing lab in London contained “a product that has not yet been fully tested in man,” according to lab director David Cowan. See details on http://www.bbc.com/news/uk-northern-ireland-32133114 This is another example of risks involved with the use of supplements. Bernard Pepin ADC Chair

By | April 1st, 2015|Anti-Doping Rules, Supplements|0 Comments

Summer School for Young Mushers – Norway

Summer School Success! There has been a huge interest in the upcoming Summer School for juniors in Norway taking place June 28th – July 5th. As of today, April 3rd there are no more spots available right now but if cancellations occur the persons who are in line will be entered as they have registered. [...]

By | March 29th, 2015|Junior Development|Comments Off on Summer School for Young Mushers – Norway