International Committee for History of Sport and Physical Education (ICOSH)

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1967 Prague Czech Rep


1967, Prague (Czech Rep), as a Committee of B-XB1757 - International Council of Sport Science and Physical Education (ICSSPE). Activities taken over, 25 May 1989, by C-XD2106 - International Society for the History of Physical Education and Sport (ISHPES), when ICOSH merged with H-XD6408 - International Association for the History of Physical Education and Sport (HISPA), following a decision taken at ICOSH General Assembly, 23 May 1989, Olympia (Greece).


Promote historical research in physical education and sport; formulate historical problems in physical education and sport; support and organize information about history of physical education and sport.


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General Assembly (at least every other year). Presidium of 12 to 18 members elected for 4-year term (meets every other year). Bureau (meets at least twice a year), consisting of President, Vice-Presidents and General Secretary of the Presidium.


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