International Canoe Federation

International Canoe Federation

International Canoe Federation
Abbreviation ICF
Formation 1946
Type Sports federation
Headquarters Lausanne, Switzerland
Region served
José Perurena
Main organ
Affiliations International Olympic Committee
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The International Canoe Federation (ICF) is the umbrella organization of all national Lausanne, Switzerland, and administers all aspects of canoe sport worldwide. 157 countries are affiliated with the ICF after seven national federations were added at the 2008 ICF Congress in Rome.[1]


  • Disciplines 1
  • Executive board 2
  • Membership 3
    • Continental associations 3.1
    • National members 3.2
  • See also 4
  • External links 5
  • References 6


Logo of the International Canoe Federation prior to early 2009.

Executive board


Continental associations

There are five continental associations affiliated with the ICF. These associations are responsible for organizing continental championships, providing support for their member federations and communicating their interests at the ICF Board meetings.[4]

National members

See also

External links

  • ICF November 30, 2008 article on the 2008 ICF Congress in Rome - accessed 30 November 2008.
  • Official website


  1. ^ "LONDON 2012 ICF FACT SHEET" (PDF). Retrieved 31 October 2014. 
  2. ^ International Canoe Federation - Paracanoe
  3. ^ International Canoe Federation - Va'a
  4. ^ Continental Associations