ISSF attends the 46th Session of the OIC Council of Foreign Ministers

    The ISSF Secretary General Mr. Mohammed S. Al-Garnas attended the 46th session of the Council of Foreign Ministers (CFM) of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) which was held under the motto “50 Years of Islamic Cooperation: Roadmap for Prosperity and Development” in Abu Dhabi, the capital city of United Arab Emirates on […]

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Competitions of the 2nd day of the 3rd ISSF International Solidarity World Ranking Archery Championships:

In the second day of the Archery Championships:     44 athletes from 17 countries competed in recurve men’s individual events.   30 athletes from 14 countries competed in recurve women’s individual events.   20 athletes from 7 countries competed compound men’s individual events.   16 athletes from 6 countries competed in compound women’s individual […]

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Meeting with HE Minister for Youth and Sports of Bangladesh

In conjunction with the 3rd ISSF International Solidarity World Ranking Archery Championships, HE Mr. Zahid Ahsan Russel State Minister for Youth and Sports of Bangladesh met, in his office in Dhaka, Bangladesh, on Sunday 24 February 2019, with Mr. Mohammed S. Al-Garnas the ISSF Secretary General, with attendance of Mr. Abdulaziz Bin S. Al-Dallak the […]

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The 3rd ISSF International Solidarity World Ranking Archery Championships kicks off in Bangladesh

The 3rd ISSF International Solidarity World Ranking Archery Championship was kicked off on Saturday 23 February 2019. The Championship was organized by the Islamic Solidarity Sports Federation (ISSF) in cooperation with the Bangladesh Olympic Association (BOA) and Bangladesh Archery Federation (BAF) in Dhaka, Bangladesh. The Championship will continue until 27 February 2019.   The Opening […]

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The 42nd Session of ICECS

The Islamic Commission for Economic, Cultural and Social Affairs (ICECS) held its 42nd session in Jeddah, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia on 15-17 January 2019 in the presence of Mr. Muhammed S. Al-GARNAS the ISSF Secretary General and Mr. Abdulaziz Bin Saad AL-DALLAK the ISSF Treasurer.   During the meeting, the presidency of current term […]

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5th ISSF International Weightlifting Championship concludes in Cairo

The 5th ISSF International Weightlifting Championship was concluded on Thursday 13th December, 2018 in Cairo, Egypt. The Championship is an IWF qualification event for the 2020 Olympic Games to be held in Tokyo. Mr. Mohammed JALOOD the Secretary General of the International Weightlifting Federation, Mr. Muhammed Saleh AL-GARNAS the ISSF Secretary General, Mr. Abdulaziz Bin […]

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Meeting with Minister of Youth and Sport of Egypt

In conjunction with the 5th ISSF International Weightlifting Championships held in Egypt on 8-14 December 2018, His Excellency Dr. Ashraf SOBHI the Minister of Youth and Sport of the Arab Republic of Egypt met Mr. Muhammed Saleh AL-GARNAS the Secretary General of the Islamic Solidarity Sports Federation (ISSF). The meeting was attended by Gen. Ahmed […]

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Tunisia’s Ghofrane Belkhir Breaks Weightlifting World Record

Champion Ghofrane Belkhir of Tunisia broke the world record in the women’s 59-kilogram class weightlifting event at the 5th International Solidarity Weightlifting Championship organized by the Islamic Solidarity Sports Federation (ISSF) in Cairo, Egypt on 9-14 December 2018.   Ghofrane already owned the marks for the snatch (92 kilograms), clean and jerk (114 kilograms), and […]

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The 5th ISSF International Solidarity Weightlifting Championship kicks off

The 5th ISSF International Solidarity Weightlifting Championship, which is an IWF qualification event for the Olympic Games to be held in Tokyo in 2020, was kicked off on Sunday, Dec. 9th, 2018 at the “Cairo International Stadium” in Egypt.   The opening ceremony of the Championship was attended by His Excellency Mr. Ashraf Sobhy the […]

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