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Organizations relating to Athletics

International Rope Skipping Federation / Québec QC, Canada / Est. 1983
Commonwealth Weightlifting Federation / Nouméa, New Caledonia / Est. 1948
Association of International Marathons and Distance Races / Athens, Greece / Est. 1982
International Trail Running Association / Est. 2013
International Pole Sports Federation / Est. 2009
International Institute for Race Medicine / Norfolk MA, USA
Southeast Asian Gymnastics Confederation / Kajang, Malaysia
European Confederation of Modern Pentathlon / Moscow, Russia / Est. 1991
European Rope Skipping Organization / Graz, Austria / Est. 1989
African Triathlon Union / Lagos, Nigeria / Est. 1993
Weightlifting Federation of Africa / Tunis, Tunisia / Est. 1978
South American Triathlon Confederation / Buenos Aires, Argentina
International Federation of Aesthetic Group Gymnastics / Helsinki, Finland / Est. 2003
North American Powerlifting Federation / Davie FL, USA / Est. 2000
North American, Central American and Caribbean Athletic Association / Carolina, Puerto Rico / Est. 1986
International Association of Ultrarunners / Monte Carlo, Monaco / Est. 1984
Central American and Caribbean Athletic Confederation / Pétion-Ville, Haiti / Est. 1966
European Powerlifting Federation / Orihuela, Spain / Est. 1977
European Triathlon Union / Beringen, Belgium / Est. 1984
Oceania Athletics Association / Gold Coast QLD, Australia / Est. 1969
Asian Triathlon Confederation / Seoul, Korea Rep / Est. 1991
Asian Powerlifting Federation / Bihar, India / Est. 1984
Confederation of African Athletics / Dakar, Senegal / Est. 1973
Asia Masters Athletics / Singapore, Singapore / Est. 1986
Nordic Weightlifting Federation / Trondheim, Norway
Americas Triathlon / Montevideo, Uruguay / Est. 1992
South American Athletic Confederation / Manaus, Brazil / Est. 1918
Pan American Weightlifting Confederation / Santo Domingo, Dominican Rep
African Powerlifting Federation / Sun Valley, South Africa
Pan-American Rope Skipping Federation
Asian Gymnastics Union / Doha, Qatar / Est. 1964
African Masters Athletics / Est. 1994
Oceania Weightlifting Federation / Nouméa, New Caledonia / Est. 1980
Oceania Triathlon Federation / Sydney NSW, Australia
European Masters Athletics / Gütersloh, Germany / Est. 1978
Association of Panamerican Athletics / Carolina, Puerto Rico / Est. 1972
World Masters Cross-Country Ski Association / Hergiswil, Switzerland / Est. 1984
Confederación Sudamericana de Gimnasia / Lima, Peru
Pan American Gymnastics Union / Mexico City, Mexico / Est. 1971
Federación Sudamericana de Powerlifting / Buenos Aires, Argentina
South Pacific Bodybuilding Federation / Nouméa, New Caledonia
International Union of Kettlebell Lifting / Est. 1992
Sports Union for athletes with Down Syndrome
Middle East Gymnastics Association / Est. 2014
Asia and Pacific Jump Rope Federation / Hong Kong, Hong Kong
European Athletics / Lausanne, Switzerland / Est. 1969
North and Central American and Caribbean Regional Association of WMA / Mexico City, Mexico
Falun Dafa / New York NY, USA
Athletes in Action International / Xenia OH, USA / Est. 1966
International Track and Field Coaches Association / Est. 1959

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World Problems relating to Athletics

From the Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential

Drug abuse among athletes
Corruption in sports and athletics
Unethical sporting practices
Illegal international arms shipments
Abuse of women by male athletes
Involuntary ritual hazings
Sports accidents

Action Strategies relating to Athletics

From the Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential

Keeping fit
Transferring technology
Practicing bodybuilding
Protecting intangible cultural heritage
Supporting very small scale economic activities
Campaigning for elections
Running away
Regulating weightlifting
Improving sex tests for athletes
Running illegal industries
Improving weightlifting techniques
Resisting political intervention in international athletic exchanges
Awarding certificates weightlifting champions
Running illegal political regimes
Depoliticizing international sports events
Running demonstration projects in ecological farming
Organizing athletic competitions
Honouring distinguished athletes
Developing amateur athletics
Encouraging former athletes
Holding international athletic competitions

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