IFSC EXTENDS SUSPENSION TO RUSSIAN AND BELARUSIAN MEMBERS OF IFSC COMMISSIONS AND WORKING GROUPS
The Executive Board of the International Federation of Sport Climbing (IFSC) met yesterday via teleconference. In addition to the measures implemented on 2 March, the Executive Board decided to adopt the following measures:
- To suspend all representatives of the Russian and Belarusian Member Federations that are currently part of IFSC Commissions;
- To suspend all representatives of the Russian and Belarusian Member Federations that are currently part of IFSC Working Groups; and
- To revoke the invitation to the Russian and Belarusian Member Federations to attend the upcoming XVIII IFSC General Assembly in Salt Lake City, USA.
The IFSC strongly condemns the unprovoked Russian invasion of the Ukraine and the support of these acts of violence by Belarus. The IFSC firmly stands with the international community in support of all efforts aimed at rapidly restoring peace in Ukraine and safety for the Ukrainian people.