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Fédération Française d'Athlétisme

Fédération française d'athlétisme
FFA
Sport Athletics
Founded November 20, 1920 (1920-11-20)
Affiliation IAAF
Affiliation date 1912 (1912)
Regional affiliation EAA
President Bernard Amsalem
Secretary Doris Spira
Replaced Union des Sociétés Françaises de Sports Athlétiques
Official website
.com.athlewww

The French Athletics Federation (French: Fédération française d'athlétisme - FFA), is the governing body for the sport of athletics in France.

History

FFA is the heir to the Union des Sociétés Françaises de Sports Athlétiques (USFSA), founded November 20, 1887. In 1912, a French delegation was present at the conference in Stockholm that founded the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) with 17 national federations.[1]

Organisation

The French Athletics Federation is governed by a president and seven vice-presidents, a general secretary, and a general treasurer.

Board

Kits

France's kits are supplied by Asics.

See also

References

  1. ^ "Histoire de la FFA" (in French). athle.fr. Retrieved 14 April 2012. 

External links

  • (French) Official site
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