International Floorball Federation
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The International Floorball Federation (IFF) is the worldwide governing body for the sport of floorball. It was founded in 1986 in Huskvarna, Sweden, by the national floorball associations of Finland, Sweden and Switzerland. As of June 2016, it had 62 member associations, with 4,330 clubs and 309,307 registered players. It is recognized by the IOC and is an ordinary member of the GAISF.
This is a list of International Floorball Federation member nations. It includes associations, committees, confederations, federations, and unions.
There are currently 62 IFF members (43 ordinary members and 19 provisional members). The newest member is China and Haiti.
- IFF founded
5 The Norwegian Floorball Federation is a division of the Norway's Bandy Association, and therefore governed by it.
6 The Great Britain Floorball & Unihockey Association was the originating governing body representing floorball within Great Britain, before being replaced by the United Kingdom Floorball Federation in 2012.
|Flag||Member name||Founded in||Member||Website (if applicable)|
||Argentinian Floorball Association||2007||2007||www.argentinaunihockey.com.ar|
||Armenian Floorball Federation||1999||2006||www.floorballarm.narod.ru|
||Cameroon Floorball Association||2013|
||China Floorball Federation||2016||2016|
||Cote d´Ivoire Floorball Federation||2014||2015|
||Haitian Floorball Federation||2014||2016|
||Irish Floorball Association||2007|
||Lithuanian Floorball Federation||2010||2010||www.lgrf.lt|
||Malta Floorball Association||2015||2015|
||Moldavian Floorball Federation||2007||2007|
||Mongolian Floorball Federation||2005||2006|
||Mozambique Floorball Association||2012||2012|
||Portuguese Floorball Federation||2007||2007|
||Romanian Floorball Federation||2008||2008||www.floorball.ro|
||Floorball Association of Sierra Leone||2008||2008|
||Floorball South Africa||2013|
||Thai Floorball Federation||2007||2007|
||Uganda Floorball Association||2015||2016|
|Confederation Name ||Founded||Headquarters|
|Asia Oceania Floorball Confederation (AOFC)||2005||Singapore City, Singapore|
Possible future IFF members
The nations stated below all have had some sort of contact with the sport of floorball. They may not necessarily play the sport on a day-to-day basis, but they all are possible candidates for becoming recognized as a future member nation of the International Floorball Federation.
|Flag||Country Name |
Based on the amount of registered floorball players and a country's population, a list of the top 25 countries has been compiled:
|Country||Registered Players||% of Population|