Since 2002, World Health Organization (WHO) has brought up this slogan “Move for Health.” Its vision is to promote sports habit and physical activities and deepen it into everyone’s life. Apparently, to create a healthy lifestyle has been the shared values in the developed countries. Promoting country-wide sports also become international.
The Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) was established in 1966, and serves as a statutory body dedicated to promoting Hong Kong trade. Its mission is to create opportunities for Hong Kong companies, especially small and medium-sized enterprises, by promoting trade in goods and services globally.
Taipei Sporting Goods Association , founded in 1973 AD In 1973, the number up to more than three hundred and fifty members, the Society spirit in quality improvement activities, supplemented by rich to create performance counseling, membership-based service. Stressed member supremacy , professional counseling , and actively create member operating performance is consistent in this Code will also unchanged policy.
The Outdoor Industries Association (OIA) provides business success by the support of its members and the promotion of members products and services for the outdoor leisure pursuits market in the UK.
EPSI is a membership-based networking organisation within Europe that focuses on innovation in the areas of physical activity related to sport, leisure and health. EPSI strives for a more innovation-friendly environment for the EU sports industry, in order to stimulate technological innovation and to set up businesses with a focus on innovative technology.
INTERNATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF ATHLETICS FEDERATIONS
Since our foundation in 1983, ECF has had one goal: To promote cycling as a sustainable and healthy means of transportation and recreation. Our roots are in Europe, but the challenges we face are global. We believe the bicycle is a solution to many of the world’s woes. We therefore have an ambition to export both ours and our members’ expertise worldwide.
International Federation of Bodybuilding and Fitness, IFBB, the governing body of the sport of bodybuilding and fitness, was founded by brothers Joe and Ben Weider in 1946 in Montreal, Canada and it's current President is Dr Rafael Santonja. IFBB headquarters are located in Madrid, Spain.
The FEI promotes equestrianism in all its forms and encourages the development of the FEI equestrian disciplines throughout the world. Fair play, equality, complicity with the animal and respect for the environment and the horse are the core values of the FEI.
FISA, “Fédération Internationale des Sociétés d’Aviron” in French, or the English equivalent International Federation of Rowing Associations is the governing body of the sport of rowing. It is empowered by its 137 member National Rowing Federations, the National Olympic Committees and the International Olympic Committee to govern the sport of rowing.
ASSOCIATION INTERNATIONALE DE BOXE
The FIVB is the governing body responsible for all forms of Volleyball on a global level.
The IFs have the responsibility and duty to manage and to monitor the everyday running of the world's various sports disciplines, including the practical organisation of events during the Games, and the supervision of the development of athletes practising these sports at every level.
SportAccord is the UNION for both Olympic and non-Olympic international sports federations as well as organisers of international sporting events.
Union Cycliste Internationale
The World Anti-Doping Agency's (WADA) mission is to lead a collaborative worldwide campaign for doping-free sport.
ITU INTERNATIONAL TRIATHLON UNION
The International Tennis Federation (ITF), the world governing body of tennis, oversees the following five areas of the game:
- Administration and regulation
- Organising international competition
- Structuring the game
- Developing the game
- Promoting the game
The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) is the global governing body of the Paralympic Movement. Its purpose is to organise the summer and winter Paralympic Games and act as the International Federation for nine sports, supervising and coordinating World Championships and other competitions.
The International Olympic Committee is the supreme authority of the Olympic Movement.
FESI is the European representative of the sporting goods industry vis-à-vis the European Institutions as well as other European authorities and bodies.