— 13 September 2023

A signature for clean sport

SportAccord is coming out of its silence. The organisation chaired by Italy’s Ivo Ferriani, whose last annual conventions were cancelled because of the health crisis (Beijing 2020 and 2021)... Read more »

— 30 August 2023

The 2024 edition awarded to Birmingham

SportAccord returns. After an enforced five-year hiatus, imposed by the health crisis and then the conflict in Ukraine, the international sports convention will be back on the Olympic calendar... Read more »

— 20 December 2022

Martin Gibbs settles down

Martin Gibbs’ interim tenure is over. The Franco-British, former chief of staff and then director general of the International Cycling Union (UCI), has been confirmed as director general of... Read more »

— 11 October 2022

Martin Gibbs succeeds Nis Hatt

Management change at SportAccord. Nis Hatt, the managing director for the past ten years, is leaving. Martin Gibbs (pictured above) is taking over. The former chief of staff, then... Read more »

— 15 December 2021

Ivo Ferriani takes over as President

A new hat for Ivo Ferriani. The Italian leader, a former bobsleigh pilot and coach, has just been unanimously elected president of SportAccord. The election was held in virtual... Read more »

— 23 April 2021

Very official visit to Russia

Initially scheduled for the end of next month in Ekaterinburg, but postponed six months due to the health crisis, the next edition of SportAccord (November 7 to 12, 2021)... Read more »

— 8 April 2021

A postponement to the fall

Anything but a surprise: the next edition of SportAccord is moving further back in the calendar. The organisers announced on Wednesday, April 7th, via a statement, that the international... Read more »