Sporting Federation Partners
Below are the International Sporting Federations FICS partner with to provide Sports Chiropractors at games
The Global Association of International Sports Federations (GAISF) is the overarching organization composed of autonomous and independent International Sports Federations and other international sport and event-related organizations. FICS is an associate member of GAISF and supports their members through partnerships. FICS organizes volunteer qualified sports chiropractors to provide care to all athletes and accredited officials at the World Games, CSIT, GAISF World Games, and multiple International Federation world championships and other events. Through the assistance of GAISF and its members, FICS is working to expand sports chiropractic care available to athletes at events around the world of sport. https://gaisf.sport/
The International World Games Association (IWGA) is an important partner with FICS. Dr Brian Nook was appointed a member of the IWGA Medical & Anti-doping Commission in November 2021. This is a first for FICS to have a member on a medical commission of the IWGA and a multi-sport event.
This medical commission has the responsibility to organize and oversee the delivery of all medical services and anti-doping for each World Games. The inclusion of FICS and one of their members on medical commissions has been a goal for further inclusion in the world of sports.
IWGA was founded in 1980,is the sole administrator of The World Games, an 11-day global multi-sport event held every 4 years. IWGA is recognised and supported by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) and comprises 39 International Sports Federations. The organisation was founded with the goal ‘to strengthen the bonds of friendship between International Sports Federations and to promote excellence in sport. For that purpose, to promote and coordinate World Championships and other competitions into an international, modern, multisport festival called World Games, to be organized at regular intervals.
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