Skateboarding

The International Olympic Committee voted on Tuesday in support of adding breaking, popularly known as breakdancing, sport climbing, skateboarding and surfing to the Paris 2024 Olympic programme

Breakdancing is poised to make its debut at the summer Olympic Games after Paris 2024 today (Thursday) named it as one of four proposed additional sports for its event

World Skate, the global governing body for skateboarding, has today (Monday) entered into a first-of-its-kind partnership with Street League Skateboarding (SLS) for the sanctioning of the SLS World Tour and Super Crown World Championships.

The International Roller Sports Federation (FIRS) is set to take on a new identity ahead of skateboarding’s debut at the summer Olympic Games after the global governing body approved a name change to World Skate.

The International Roller Sports Federation (FIRS) and the International Skateboarding Federation (ISF) have proposed a merger between the two organisations.

Sabatino Aracu has been re-elected as president of the International Roller Sports Federation (FIRS).

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has claimed progress in the effort to develop a collaborative model to deliver skateboarding’s summer Olympic Games debut at the 2020 event in Tokyo.

Skateboarding’s bid for inclusion at the 2020 summer Olympic Games in Tokyo has been placed in doubt after a lawsuit was filed by the World Skateboarding Federation (WSF) against rival body the International Skateboarding Federation (ISF).

The International Festival of Extreme Sports (FISE) has announced the five cities that will host events during this year’s edition of its World Series and has also confirmed the addition of a new BMX Freestyle Park World Cup event to its schedule, in partnership with the International Cycling Union (UCI).

Street League Skateboarding (SLS) has entered into a strategic partnership with the International Skateboarding Federation (ISF) in a bid to enhance the sport’s global growth.