What is the role of the International Sports Federations (IFs)?

  • What is the role of the International Sports Federations (IFs)?

    The International Sports Federations (IFs) establish the rules that govern their sport and ensure that they are applied. They are responsible for the technical aspects of their sport at the Olympic Games. The IFs ensure that their sport is developed worldwide and disseminate the values of Olympism through their activities.


    Learn more:

  • International Sports Federations
  • The Olympic Charter: Chapter 3, Rule 26 & Chapter 5, Rule 46
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