Association of International Olympic Winter Sports Federations
|Purpose||Inter-sport federation organisation|
The Association of International Olympic Winter Sports Federations (AIOWF) is an association of winter sports federations recognized by the International Olympic Committee that compete in the Olympic Winter Games.
Among other tasks, the AIOWF encourages cooperation among its members and is in charge of coordinating the competition calendar. The AIOWF is the qualified spokesperson dealing with specific issues related to winter sports in general and the Olympic Games in particular.
The Council is composed of a President and four Members, all from different Federations. One of the five Members is elected as Secretary General. The President and all the Members are elected for 4-year mandates. The Treasurer is nominated by the Council on the proposal of the President as an executive position. The Treasurer is also on the Council, but without voting rights.
|President||Ivo Ferriani||Italy||International Bobsleigh and Skeleton Federation|
|Secretary General||Heike Groesswang||Germany||International Bobsleigh and Skeleton Federation|
|Council Members||Einars Fogelis||Latvia||International Luge Federation|
|Jan Dijkema||Netherlands||International Skating Union|
|Kate Caithness||Great Britain||World Curling Federation|
|Olle Dahlin||Sweden||International Biathlon Union|
|Treasurer||Fredi Schmid||Switzerland||International Skating Union|
|Biathlon||International Biathlon Union||IBU||Olle Dahlin||biathlonworld|
|Bobsleigh & Skeleton||International Bobsleigh and Skeleton Federation||IBSF||Ivo Ferriani||ibsf|
|Curling||World Curling Federation||WCF||Kate Caithness||worldcurling|
|Ice Hockey||International Ice Hockey Federation||IIHF||Luc Tardif Sr.||iihf|
|Ice Skating||International Skating Union||ISU||Jan Dijkema||isu|
|Luge||International Luge Federation||FIL||Einars Fogelis||fil-luge|
|Skiing||International Ski Federation||FIS||Johan Eliasch||fis-ski|
- International Olympic Committee (IOC)
- Association of Summer Olympic International Federations (ASOIF)
- Association of the IOC Recognised International Sports Federations (ARISF)
Notes and references
- "Association of International Olympic Winter Sports Federations". Sports History. Retrieved August 26, 2021.
- "AIOWF". Lausanne: International Olympic Committee. Retrieved August 26, 2021.
- www.olympic.org, date 21 November 2018
- "AIOWF – Members". olympic.org. Archived from the original on 29 June 2012. Retrieved 4 June 2012.