GAISF President looks toward the future, not towards the organization’s potential dissolution

GAISF President Ivo Ferriani delivered his new year message on Monday. The one notable omission from his message? The potential dissolution of the organization he commands.

Full speed ahead with Cortina bobsleigh track “renaissance” plans

Veneto president Luca Zaia and bobsleigh president Ivo Ferriani provide an update on the complex reconstruction project, while noting a 61 million Euro cost. The sliding track will be fully accessible for Para bobsleigh and skeleton sliding.

Ivo Ferriani elevated to top post at SportAccord

Ivo Ferriani was unanimously elected president of SportAccord during the organization’s most recent Executive Committee Meeting. Ferriani adds the position to his collections of titles within the Olympic movement, which includes leading roles within the IBSF, AIOWF, and GAISF.

Global sports organization will be no more in 2022

Ivo Ferriani confirms to members the GAISF will cease to exist in the coming months

GAISF welcomes three new Members at General Assembly 2021

Bobsleigh and skeleton chief Ferriani wins presidency of GAISF

The IOC Executive Board member has been appointed for the next two years, and will replace Raffaele Chiulli

IBSF Signs Long-Term Strategic Partnership With IMG

ICYMI: Winter Federations on Fast Track With Ferriani; Cuban Arozarena Could be Olympian With Mexico

#ICYMI -- In Case You Missed It ... Sometimes the best stories don't get the attention we think they deserve.

Winter Federations on Fast Track With Ferriani

(ATR) Bobsleigh and skeleton federation president Ivo Ferriani will lead AIOWF through the pandemic and on to Beijing 2022.

Italian Sports Leader Ferriani: 'Keep the Flame Burning'

(ATR) IOC executive board member Ivo Ferriani tells Around the Rings the Tokyo Games must go forward.

Winter Sports Chief Elected to Executive Board

(ATR) Bobsleigh and skeleton president Ivo Ferriani replaces the retiring Gian-Franco Kasper as AIOWF representative.

Monday Memo: Italy 2026, Sailing WCs, Tokyo 2020 meeting

(ATR)  A decision from Italy on 2026 ... Tokyo 2020 chiefs travel to earthquake region ... sailing champs in Denmark ... 

2 Minutes: Barcelona Wants to be Olympic Again

Also: Richard Pound, Canadian IOC members joins Calgary 2026; esports gets closer look by Olympics.

Bobsleigh Boss Re-elected for Third Term

(ATR) Ivo Ferriani swept back into office as president of the International Bobsleigh & Skeleton Federation.

Monday Memo: IOC Program Commission, Bobsleigh Election

(ATR) IOC works on sports program for the 2024 Olympics... The international bobsleigh federation chooses from three presidential candidates.

Swiss Burkard Chases Upset Win in IBSF Election

(ATR) Fritz Burkard seeks to oust Ivo Ferriani as president of the International Bobsleigh and Skeleton Federation.

Ferriani Faces Challengers for IBSF Presidency -- Federation Focus

Also: World Team Table Tennis, Ice Hockey World championships this week; Fantasy Diamond League returns

Winter Sports Nominate Ferriani for IOC Board

(ATR) Bobsleigh chief would replace Gian-Franco Kasper when he steps down later this year.

AIPS Honors Winter Olympic Veterans -- Photodesk

(ATR) AIPS recognizes 76 journalists from 22 countries who have covered six or more Winter Olympic Games.

Bobsleigh Chief Courts North Korea

(ATR) North Korea could become newest country to join bobsleigh and skeleton federation.President Ivo Ferriani talks to ATR.

Bobsleigh and Skeleton Chief Supports IOC Sanctions on Russia

(ATR) IBSF chief Ivo Ferriani supports the IOC decision on Russian participation at the PyeongChang 2018 Games.

#ICYMI: Tokyo 2020 Budget, Bobsleigh Boss on 2026 Bidding, North Korea at Paralympics

(ATR) A wrap-up of the stories you may have missed this week.

Bobsleigh Chief: 2026 Bidding on Right Track

(ATR) Ivo Ferriani says the Innsbruck referendum on 2026 should have been held later.

Beijing Winter Olympics Restores Ancient Steel Mill

(ATR) A century-old steel mill becomes a symbol of the 2022 Winter Games.

Steven Holcomb, 37, Olympic Bobsleigh Champion

(ATR) More tests needed to determine the cause of death for three-time Olympian.

Ivo Ferriani: Great Bids Give IOC Tough Decision -- ATRadio

(ATR) IBSF president and IOC member says it's hard to pass on opportunity to award 2024, 2028 Games this September.

Athletes Demand Russia Be Stripped of Hosting Duties

(ATR) Bobsleigh and skeleton federation is discussing whether to move Sochi world championships.

Eight New Members For IOC

(ATR) The IOC takes a new approach to choose new members

RIOU and International Federation of Bobsleigh and Skeleton Sign Memorandum of Cooperation

Ivo Ferriani, President of the International Bobsleigh and Skeleton Federation, and Lev Belousov, Rector of the Russian International Olympic University, today signed a Memorandum of Cooperation in a ceremony held at RIOU’s campus in Sochi.

Golden 25 -- Winter Sports Leaders #8