INAS would like to hear from medical practitioners, ideally with a background in sport, to join the INAS Anti-Doping and Medical Committee. The voluntary role will advise on all medical matters relating to the safe and fair inclusion of athletes with an intellectual disability in sport.
INAS is currently seeking members of the INAS Swimming Committee from Asia, Oceania and Africa.
In 2015 we founded the INAS Fundraising & Marketing Board – a small group of influential business leaders and specialists who work with us to shape our income-generation, marketing and communication activities by opening the doors to potential sponsors and donors and advise on campaigns, digital marketing and promotion.
INAS Athletics is pleased to confirm that the forthcoming INAS Athletics Championships will feature a new ‘Youth Challenge’ event. The competition, specifically for younger athletes, is part of INAS strategic objective to grow participation and is the first step towards an INAS Athletics Youth Championships in the future.
A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed by both organisations following extensive discussions and planning over the last few months.
Registration is now open for the 2017 INAS General Assembly which takes place in Brisbane, Australia, host city of the 2019 INAS Global Games.
In addition to the General Assembly, the event incorporates the INAS Conference, INAS Awards and an opportunity to visit the venues of the 2019 Global Games.
INAS members are advised that the dates of the 2017 World Futsal Championships have been revised. The competition will now take place between 8th – 15th April 2017.
The INAS Swimming Committee have confirmed that Mexico will host the 2017 INAS Swimming Championships. The event takes place in Morelia City, Michoacán – the first time the event has been held in the Americas region.
The event is hosted by the Mexican Federation for Special Athletes (FEMEDE) between 27 November to 4 December 2017.