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WAOS NEWS ARCHIVE

2023-09-01
With less than a week to go until the second edition of the Global Sport Agora (GSA), the World Academy of Sport (WAoS) ...
LESS THAN ONE WEEK U...
2023-09-05
With only two days to go until the second edition of the Global Sport Agora (GSA), the World Academy of Sport (WAoS) is ...
ONLY TWO DAYS UNTIL ...
2023-09-08
The second edition of the Global Sport Agora (GSA), produced by the World Academy of Sport (WAoS) and hosted by the City...
GLOBAL SPORT AGORA R...
2023-08-14
On Friday 11th August, the latest cohort from our Thailand Sport Leaders Programme (TSLP) graduated having completed the...
SPORTS LEADERS GRADU...
2023-08-18
The World Academy of Sport (WAoS) has announced the first speakers who are set to participate in the upcoming Global Spo...
FIRST SPEAKERS UNVEI...
2023-08-25
The World Academy of Sport (WAoS) has announced more speakers who are set to participate in the upcoming Global Sport Ag...
MORE SPEAKERS UNVEIL...
2023-06-19
To commemorate the World Academy of Sport (WAoS) turning 20 this year (2023), we will be releasing a series of social me...
WORLD ACADEMY OF SPO...
2023-06-21
The World Academy of Sport (WAoS) through its WAoS Southeast Europe Study Centre (WAoS SESC) and the Hellenic E-Sports F...
WORLD ACADEMY OF SPO...
2023-08-11
With less than a month to go until the second edition of the Global Sport Agora (GSA), the World Academy of Sport (WAoS)...
LESS THAN ONE MONTH ...
2023-03-24
The Athenian sports club of Panhellenios GS has been announced as the first sports club to join the implementation of th...
PANHELLENIOS GS ANNO...
2023-04-03
The training of Greek Olympians and Paralympians to become WAoS certified educators, which is an integral part of the su...
OLYMPIANS & PARALYMP...
2023-04-12
World Academy of Sport (WAoS) today announced the launch of the AFEC Championships with the first edition being hosted a...
WORLD ACADEMY OF SPO...
2022-12-08
Today, the World Academy of Sport (WAoS), the long-term partner of many International Federations, major organisations, ...
PARTNERSHIP ANNOUNCE...
2022-12-10
The Centre for Sport and Human Rights (CSHR) and the World Academy of Sport (WAoS) have today announced the launch of th...
CENTRE FOR SPORT AND...
2023-01-18
SIGNING OF A MEMORANDUM OF UNDERSTANDING BETWEEN THE WORLD ACADEMY OF SPORT AND THE HELLENIC OLYMPIANS’ ASSOCIATION&nb...
GREEK OLYMPIANS ARE ...
2022-09-26
Influential delegates from international sporting and major event organisations, the private sector, governments and dev...
THE FIRST GSA CONCLU...
2022-11-09
The World Academy of Sport (WAoS) is delighted to announce that it has formed a partnership with the International Feder...
WORLD ACADEMY OF SPO...
2022-12-02
The first ‘London Agenda & Manifesto’ has now been published, establishing a long-term ethical investment framework ...
FIRST LONDON AGENDA ...
2022-09-22
The World Academy of Sport (WAoS) has today announced the launch of its Official WAoS Regional Study Centre for Southeas...
WAoS LAUNCHES REGION...
2022-09-23
With only two days to go until the first ever Global Sport Agora (GSA), the World Academy of Sport (WAoS) is looking for...
ONLY TWO DAYS UNTIL ...
2022-09-26
The World Academy of Sport (WAoS) and World Olympians Association (WOA) today announced at the Global Sport Agora in Lon...
WORLD ACADEMY OF SPO...
2022-08-31
With just under four weeks to go before the inaugural Global Sport Agora (GSA) at the historic Guildhall in London on 26...
FIRST SPEAKERS UNVEI...
2022-09-07
The World Academy of Sport (WAoS) has appointed the European Broadcasting Union (EBU) as its Global Media Partner for th...
WAOS AND EBU JOIN FO...
2022-09-14
The World Academy of Sport (WAoS) has announced further speakers for the first ever Global Sports Agora (GSA) that is be...
FURTHER SPEAKERS REV...
2022-05-04
The World Academy of Sport (WAoS) and Rider Levett Bucknall (RLB), global leaders in sport and the built environment res...
WAoS AND RLB LAUNCH ...
2022-05-24
Regina Dembo started playing tennis in 1998. Representing Malawi, she won many tournaments in her junior years and won t...
Interview with Regin...
2022-05-25
The World Academy of Sport (WAoS) is delighted to announce the appointment of Sir Philip Craven MBE, former President of...
SIR PHILIP CRAVEN MB...
2022-02-03
Felix Munyika graduated from the University of Zambia in 2020 with a Bachelor’s Degree in Mass Communication & Public ...
Felix Munyika reflec...
2022-02-25
Modern Pentathlon representatives from across Europe, Southeast Asia, the Middle East and Africa have been awarded finan...
PGCert ISM scholarsh...
2022-04-22
The World Academy of Sport (WAoS) is pleased to announce the Global Sport Agora (GSA) was launched today during an indus...
Global Sport Agora (...
2021-12-15
International School of Brescia (ISB) becomes the second Athlete Friendly Education Centre (AFEC) accredited in Italy an...
International School...
2021-12-17
Mariya Shkolna is a 24-year-old archer originally from Ukraine who represents Luxembourg. Currently 22nd in the world ra...
Interview with Mariy...
2022-01-10
It is with the greatest sadness that the World Academy of Sport (WAoS), acknowledges the passing of François Carrard wh...
WAoS Acknowledges th...
2021-11-26
Ipek Aksin from Turkey, international level pentathlete, started the Postgraduate Certificate in International Sports Ma...
Transition from a sp...
2021-11-29
This December a stellar line-up of nearly 40 world class speakers will participate in the 2021 Inclusion Summit, powered...
Stellar line-up of w...
2021-12-06
The World Academy of Sport (WAoS) is pleased to announce the inaugural edition of the Global Sport Agora (GSA). The GSA ...
WORLD ACADEMY OF SPO...
2021-09-08
During the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games (held in July and August/September 2021), representatives from future...
Olympic and Paralymp...
2021-09-13
Hazem Hassan joined the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Rugby Federation in 2016 as an administrative executive. Two years la...
Interview with Hazem...
2021-11-19
GLOBAL sports education provider the World Academy of Sport (WAoS) is delighted to be a sponsor once again of the Manche...
WORLD ACADEMY OF SPO...
2021-07-14
EXCHANGE OFFERS ACCESS TO FUNDING FOR SUSTAINABLE SPORTS INFRASTRUCTURE PROJECTS GLOBALLYWith just days to go before the...
Partnership announce...
2021-07-21
For the first time in the history of badminton, a player will represent Pakistan at the Olympics. Mahoor Shahzad qualifi...
Interview with Mahoo...
2021-08-11
The Olympic Games component of the Games Experience Programme (GEP) at Tokyo 2020 has concluded following three weeks of...
Olympic Games Compon...
2021-06-07
Antanas Gaidamavičius, Chairman of Snowboard and Freeski Committee at the Lithuanian National Skiing Association, recei...
Interview with Antan...
2021-06-16
GLOBAL sports education provider the World Academy of Sport (WAoS) and its partner University of London (UoL) have annou...
Applications now ope...
2021-07-12
The WAoS family is deeply saddened to learn of the passing of Gian Franco Kasper, former President of the International ...
WAoS Mourns Former F...
2021-01-28
Twenty Olympians, today, celebrated the completion of the World Academy of Sport’s (WAoS) Athlete Friendly Education C...
WAoS & WOA celebrate...
2021-03-31
Sebusiso Keketsi is an Olympian and former professional boxer. He was amongst the first two boxers from Lesotho, Africa,...
Interview with Sebus...
2021-04-23
Kaifen Ong works as the Assistant Director of Sports at Singapore Sports School and manages five sports including: badmi...
Interview with Kaife...
2020-09-10
GLOBAL sports education provider the World Academy of Sport (WAoS) has announced today that the organisation will be an ...
World Academy of Spo...
2020-09-24
21st October 2020. Join WAoS and Federation University at the Virtual Conference CRS, International Sport Management. A ...
Virtual Conference C...
2020-09-24
THE World Academy of Sport (WAoS) has today announced that it has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with MCRact...
WAoS and Manchester ...
2020-07-07
THE World Academy of Sport (WAoS) is delighted to announce the launch of its pioneering Global Sports Industry Education...
World Academy of Spo...
2020-07-20
WAoS’ Managing Director, Chris Solly adds his signature to that of World Olympians Association President, Joël Bouzou...
WAoS offers scholars...
2020-08-25
Today, it was announced that the successful project for student-athletes at International Baccalaureate (IB) World Schoo...
Student-athletes set...
2019-10-22
On the evening of Saturday 19th October, the World Academy of Sport (WAoS) announced the inaugural winner of its ‘Inte...
The Winner of the fi...
2019-11-06
Federation University Australia has been chosen from universities around the globe as the World Academy of Sport’s par...
The World Academy of...
2020-02-20
As part of an educational collaboration, the World Academy of Sport (WAoS), the Information, Knowledge and Games Learnin...
WAoS Announces Tokyo...
2019-07-26
Access to the eight-module course is gained through member associations.World Archery’s entry-level coach certificatio...
WORLD ARCHERY LAUNCH...
2019-09-25
The World Academy of Sport (WAoS) is delighted to announce the three individuals who have been shortlisted to be conside...
World Academy of Spo...
2019-10-16
With the Manchester Sports Awards now only days away, the World Academy of Sport (WAoS) is excited to soon be announcing...
Winner of the first ...
2018-11-07
Great success for inaugural GISS-China courses at Thaiwoo ResortStarting this season, FIS and FIS Academy are partnering...
Great success for in...
2018-11-13
World Curling President Kate Caithness signs agreement with Riikka Rakic, Director, IF Relations at the World Academy of...
World Curling Academ...
2019-02-05
On a foggy January morning in the north of England, 6 young basketball players and coaches from diverse backgrounds and ...
FIBA Academy Success...
2018-09-19
Beijing, 19 September 2018FIS Academy and Chinese Ski Association jointly initiate ‘Get into Snow Sports’ grassroo...
FIS Academy and Chin...
2018-10-05
Vienna, Austria, 5th October 2018The International Baccalaureate (IB) and the World Academy of Sport (WAoS) announce sup...
The International Ba...
2018-10-15
It was with great sorrow that WAoS received the news of the passing of Patrick Baumann on Sunday 14 October 2018 in Buen...
The World Academy of...
2018-02-09
Teaming up for sporting success – The World Academy of Sport and University of LondonThe World Academy of Sport...
Teaming up for sport...
2018-02-28
 PyeongChang 2018: The IPC Academy Campus is Set to BeginThe fourth edition of the International Paralympic Commi...
PyeongChang 2018: Th...
2018-03-22
Chris Solly (WAoS), David Green (University of Worcester), Xavier Gonzalez (IPC) and Mick Donovan (University of Worcest...
World Academy of Spo...
2017-07-11
The owners, organisers and hosts of major events need to keep talking and Host City conferences are playing a crucial ro...
Host City brings cit...
2017-08-22
Paul Bush OBE, Director of Events at EventScotland speaking at Host City 2016Host City, the world leading event host...
Host City 2017 bring...
2017-08-23
FIS Academy, a joint venture between the International Ski Federation (FIS) and the World Academy of Sport (WAoS) which ...
FIS Academy appoints...
2017-04-04
The World Academy of Sport (WAoS) and UCL (University College London) have announced at the annual SportAccord Conventio...
WAoS establishes UCL...
2017-05-11
Now in its fourth year of growth, Host City is firmly established as the largest meeting of cities and sports,...
Host City 2017
2017-06-19
Sir Craig Reedie, President of World Anti-Doping Agency addressing last year’s Host City conferenceHost City, the gl...
Host City 2017: Lead...
2016-11-23
Sarah Lewis speaking at Host City 2015 (between Slovenian NOC President Janez Kocijancic and UCI President Brian Cookson...
International major ...
2016-11-28
Supporting Olympians in giving back to their sporting communities, the World Academy of Sport (WAoS) and the GB Olympian...
GB Olympians to Accr...
2017-03-01
#sac2017 ‘MediaAccord’ PROGRAMME UNVEILED AND FEATURES SESSIONS MODERATED BY THE WORLD ACADEMY OF SPORTLAUSANNE,...
#sac2017 ‘MediaAcc...
2016-09-27
FIFA Council Member Michel D’Hooghe, European Commission Head of Sport Yves Le Lostecque and Commonwealth Games Federa...
More VIP speakers jo...
2016-10-07
Major Events International is delighted to announce world-leading security screening provider --  Rapiscan Systems ...
Rapiscan Systems an...
2016-10-11
Sarah Lewis speaking at Host City 2015 (between Slovenian NOC President Janez Kocijancic and UCI President Brian Cookson...
“Host City provide...
2016-09-13
Sir Philip Craven, President of the International Paralympic Committee (IPC), has formally opened the IPC Academy Games ...
Sir Philip Craven Op...
2016-09-15
The 2016 IPC Academy Inclusion Summit (15-16 September) has been officially opened by Sir Philip Craven, President of th...
The IPC Academy Incl...
2016-09-16
The second and final day at the 2016 IPC Academy Inclusion Summit (15-16 September) is now underway in Rio de Janeiro wi...
Day Two at IPC Acade...
2016-08-18
The IPC Academy Campus will take place in Rio de Janeiro between 6-17 September 2016, giving stakeholders of major sport...
Q&A: Neil Milliken, ...
2016-09-01
With less than a week to go until the 2016 IPC Academy Campus opens its doors to attendees in Rio de Janeiro, we hear wh...
IPC Academy Campus s...
2016-09-06
The 2016 IPC Academy Campus is now officially underway in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Over the next two weeks it will welcom...
The 2016 IPC Academy...
2016-07-29
The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) and World Academy of Sport (WAoS) are pleased to announce the Partners who ...
Event Partners Annou...
2016-08-03
The IPC Academy Campus will take place in Rio de Janeiro between 6-17 September 2016, giving stakeholders of major sport...
Q&A: Andrew Bacchus,...
2016-08-15
The IPC Academy Campus will take place in Rio de Janeiro between 6-17 September 2016, giving stakeholders of major sport...
Q&A: Patrick Glennon...
2016-05-06
 Xavier Gonzalez in discussions at the recent SportAccord Convention, held in Lausanne ©World Academy of SportXa...
IPC highlights impor...
2016-07-13
International Paralympic Committee President Sir Philip Craven and Charlotte McClain-Nhlapo, Disability Advisor of the...
Speakers Announced f...
2016-07-19
Join the Largest International Meeting of Cities and Sports, Business and Cultural Events in Glasgow on 21st and 22nd No...
HOST CITY 2016
2015-08-06
The new generic online programme is targeted at qualified coaching looking to transition into training para-athletes....
IPC Academy launches...
2015-08-19
Delegates from Lima 2019 and Rio 2016 amongst others participated in the programme.A group from the APC Toronto 2015 O...
APC Observers’ Pro...
2015-11-20
Steve Griffiths interviewing Lord Coe for the IPC Academy Inclusion Summit during the London 2012 Paralympic Games ...
Academy Appoints Dir...
2015-04-28
Today the World Academy of Sport (WAoS) announced its new division of Event Learning with the appointment of its divisio...
World Academy of Spo...
2015-05-13
The Asian Paralympic Committee (APC) organised their first APC Gathering over the past three days from 9 to 11 May hos...
Asian Paralympic Com...
2015-06-04
Tokyo 2020 are the fourth Games Organising Committee to benefit from the training and knowledge transfer programme.S...
IPC Academy announce...
2015-02-19
The 2015 International Paralympic Committee (IPC) Athletics Trainer and Educator programme has taken place in Dubai ahea...
IPC Academy holds tr...
2015-04-02
Her Royal Highness Princess Sarvath El Hassan, Chair for the Board of Trustees and founder of the Amman Baccalaureate ...
World Academy of Spo...
2015-04-22
The IPC Academy, the IPC’s education division, will also take over operation of Paralympic Games Knowledge Management...
IPC launches IPC Aca...
2014-10-13
The Organisational Capacity Programme welcomes its latest group of participants who visited the IPC Headquarters for the...
Second group takes p...
2014-11-06
The Agitos Foundation’s Organisational Capacity Programme has helped the National Paralympic Committee to strengthen i...
Solomon Islands buil...
2014-11-07
The 3x3 e-learning programme will help all National Federations and organisers set up and manage successful 3x3 events...
E-learning programme...
2014-05-21
A total of 12 National Paralympic Committees have carried out the first drive towards improving opportunities and organi...
NPCs positively prog...
2014-06-11
IPC Athletics, the global governing body of para-athletics, has launched its Education Pathways Programme which aims t...
IPC Athletics launch...
2014-10-07
An exciting new partnership between World Academy of Sport and BWF has started with a pilot programme for Badminton Pan ...
Pilot takes off!
2014-03-27
The Badminton World Federation’s member associations can enhance their skills – administration, event management, pl...
BWF Members Upgradin...
2014-05-07
FIH’s Hockey Academy is officially live and set to provide educational resources world-wide• First stage of Educator...
First stage of Educa...
2014-05-15
Leading sports industry journalist and consultant Rachael Church-Sanders has joined the World Academy of Sport (WAoS) as...
World Academy of Spo...
2013-11-27
The exercise is part of the Sochi 2014 Excellence Programme and organised by the IPC Academy.The Paralympic simula...
Sochi 2014 take part...
2013-12-04
Continuing with its role as world sport’s education partner, the World Academy of Sport (WAoS) has been in London ...
Postgraduate Certifi...
2014-02-13
Representatives from 12 countries have attended new Organisational Capacity Programme workshops delivered by the Agitos ...
New workshops help c...
2013-10-25
Fisht Olympic Stadium, Sochi © • Sochi 2014Sir Martin Sorrell, CEO of WPP, the world’s largest communications g...
WPPs Sir Martin Sorr...
2013-11-04
Image credit; PyeongChang 2018The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) has announced an agreement with the Pyeon...
IPC Academy announce...
2013-11-17
Three big names will join the growing roster of speakers at the event that will take place in Russia during the Sochi 20...
New presenters confi...
2013-06-24
THE HAGUE, THE NETHERLANDS 24 June, 2013. An initiative between the International Baccalaureate and The World Academy ...
Increasing access to...
2013-07-02
Our Bahrain Olympic Committee (BOC) Event Management Programme has been described by one of its participants as “pheno...
BOC Event Management...
2013-09-02
In August 2013 the Sport Authority of Thailand travelled to England for a WAoS hosted Study Tour, providing them with a ...
Sport Authority of T...
2013-05-20
Today the World Academy of Sport (WAoS) announced that in its growing global portfolio of programmes and activities, it ...
World Academy of Spo...
2013-06-13
Since 2011 the World Academy of Sport has been running, in affiliation with and accredited by Royal Holloway, University...
ICC Hosts WAoS First...
2013-06-17
Taking place in Manchester, throughout the week of June 11-14th, the IPC Academy, a joint venture between the IPC and th...
Sochi 2014 Simulatio...
2013-04-03
The World Academy of Sport (WAoS) is in Bahrain this week to deliver the second module of a three part programme to the ...
Success in Bahrain: ...
2013-04-16
The London 2012 Paralympics were record breaking. Attendances soared, media coverage was extensive and world records w...
Excellence For Rio 2...
2013-05-03
Friday 3 May 2013, sees the launch of the World Academy of Sport’s (WAoS) brand new website. After months of hard...
World Academy of Spo...
2012-06-19
The World Academy of Sport (WAoS) today announced a key partnership with the Bahrain Olympic Committee (BOC) to deliver ...
Academy helps to cre...
2012-08-22
An impressive list of presenters has been announced today (22 August) for the IPC Academy Inclusion Summit which will ...
Presenters Announced...
2013-02-18
Today the World Academy of Sport (WAoS) announced that in its growing portfolio of programmes and activities it has appo...
World Academy of Spo...
2012-04-12
The workshop is designed to ensure the Sochi 2014 volunteers make both Paralympic athletes and visitors feel truly welco...
IPC Academy Trains S...
2012-05-04
The IPC Academy is delighted to announce that the full details of the Games Experience Programme (GEP) are now available...
IPC Academy Games Ex...
2012-05-24
The International Paralympic Committee (IPC), the global governing body of the Paralympic Movement, unveiled its learnin...
IPC Unveils IPC Acad...
2011-11-09
The FIBA Academy - The education arm of the International Basketball Federation (FIBA) has today announced the launch of...
Online Academy for F...
2012-03-26
The IPC Academy has announced two major initiatives that will take place during the London 2012 Paralympic Games.Betwe...
IPC Academy Announce...
2012-04-05