International Canoe Federation

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
International Canoe Federation
Current ICF logo.jpg
Abbreviation ICF
Formation 1946
Type Sports federation
Headquarters Lausanne, Switzerland
Region served
José Perurena
Main organ
Affiliations International Olympic Committee

The International Canoe Federation (ICF) is the umbrella organization of all national canoe organizations worldwide. It is headquartered in Lausanne, Switzerland, and administers all aspects of canoe sport worldwide. 157 countries are affiliated with the ICF after seven national federations were added at the 2008 ICF Congress in Rome.[1]


Logo of the International Canoe Federation prior to early 2009.
Flat water
White (/Wild) water
Flat/White water

Executive board[edit]


Continental associations[edit]

There are five continental associations affiliated with the ICF. These associations are responsible for organizing continental championships, providing support for their member federations and communicating their interests at the ICF Board meetings.[8]

National members[edit]

See also[edit]


External links[edit]