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SHARED NEWS: T20 Deaf Asia Cup Cricket in Dhaka, Bangladesh

The five-nationT20 Deaf Asia Cup Cricket Championship, organized by Bangladesh Deaf Sports Association (BDSA), began at Mirpur City Club ground in Dhaka last Tuesday.

Some 100 deaf cricketers from five countries – India, Pakistan, Nepal, Sri Lanka and hosts Bangladesh — are being competed in the tournament.

Bangladesh deaf cricket...
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03/19/2017 at 12:59. Facebook
Mr. Akif Çağatay KILIÇ, Minister of Youth and Sports, has met the Deaflympics Volunteers. #Deaflympics2017!
03/18/2017 at 21:47. Facebook
ICSD: 2017 World Deaf Alpine Skiing & Snowboard Championships - Alpine Skiing Finalists for Giant Slalom (GS) and Slalom (SL) ended with an exciting alpine skiing finals in Innerkrems.

Friday, 17 March 2017

1) Tereza Kmochova (CZE)
2) Elena Yakovishina (RUS)
3) Melissa Koeck (AUT)

1) Nicolas Sarremejane (FRA)
2) Philipp Steiner (SUI)
3) Kodai...
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ICSD: 2017 World Deaf Alpine Skiing & Snowboard Championships - Snowboard Finalists for Parallel Slalom on 16 March 2017


1) Cecilia Hanhikoski (FIN)
2) Anna Surminilina (RUS)
3) Anastasiia Riabinina (RUS)
4) Lisa Zoerweg (AUT)


1) Nikita Komissarov (RUS)
2) Rafael Petr (AUT)
3) Igor Ishatenko (RUS)
4) Wolfgang Gruber (AUT)

Official website and see the...
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12 principles for a more robust and independent global Anti-Doping System to protect clean athletes

Declaration of the IOC Executive Board
ICSD: WADA’s Annual Symposium

The 13th edition of WADA’s Annual Symposium, held from 13 to 15 March 2017 at the Swiss Tech Convention Center in Lausanne, once again brought together athletes, International Sport Federations, National and Regional Anti-Doping Organizations, Major Event Organizers, WADA-accredited laboratories and other key stakeholders of the clean sport movement. ICSD Doping...
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ICSD: 2017 World Deaf Alpine Skiing & Snowboard Championships

The 2nd WDASS championships are currently taking place in Innerkrems, Kärnten region, Austria from 12 March to 18 March 2017.

16 athletes from 6 countries participating in snowboard competitions are Austria, Brazil, Czech Republic, Finland, Japan, and Russia. And 36 athletes from 13 countries participating in alpine skiing are...
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ICSD: 2nd Chef De Mission Seminar in Samsun

ICSD video in International Sign highlights the Chef de Mission Seminar in Samsun, Turkey. Also, the sports venues were inspected in preparation for 23rd Deaflympics. The level of preparations for 23rd Summer Deaflympics has met the highest expectations.

Language: International Sign (IS)
Caption: ON (ENG)
Duration: 4:23 mins *

For English...
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ICSD: 2017 World Deaf Curling Championships

The Curling competition is currently taking place in Sochi, the Russian Federation from 05 March to 13 March 2017.

Official website and see the results of 2017 WDCC: [ Link ]

Click for scheduled LIVE video: [ Link ]
ICSD PRESS-RELEASE: ICSD and Olympic Channel Sign Landmark Memorandum of Understanding

Lausanne, Switzerland – 1 March 2017

The International Committee of Sports for the Deaf and the Olympic Channel today announced that they have signed a MoU with the Olympic Channel to collaborate on content for the global digital platform.

The Deaflympics Games are one of the biggest sports events in the...
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DEAFLYMPICS 2017: ICSD President Makes an Opening Speech During The Chef de Mission in Sheraton Grand Hotel in Samsun, Turkey.


I am delighted to tell you that I am at the panel with the Governor of Samsun, the General Coordinator of Samsun Deaflympics, and other Esteemed Representatives of the Ministry of Youth and Sport of Turkey. After listening to their presentations, I...
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DEAFLYMPICS 2017: Team Sports Draw Ceremony was held at Sheraton Grand Hotel in Samsun on 20th February 2017.

Visit the newly revamped official website of 2017 Deaflympics: [ Link ]

#deaflympics #Deaflympics2017 #ICSD
DEAFLYMPICS 2017: Please visit the newly revamped official website:

Available in English (ENG) and Turksih (TUR) languages. #deaflympics #deaflympics2017
DEAFLYMPICS 2017: A set of Gold, Silver and Bronze medals for the forthcoming 2017 Deaflympics, displayed 20 February 2017 at Sheraton Grand Hotel in Samsun, Turkey. Each medal will be awarded during the 23rd Summer Deaflympics event, which runs from 18-30 July 2017.

#deaflympics #deaflympics2017 #samsun2017 #ICSD
DEAFLYMPICS 2017: Watch Draw Live on YouTube

Live Video for Draw Ceremony for Team Sports is now LIVE streaming video.

Direct link:
DEAFLYMPICS 2017: Live Video for Draw Ceremony for Team Sports will start at 17:45 (5:45 pm) at Sheraton Grand Hotel in Samsun, Turkey.

Worldwide Time Zones - New York at 11:45 am; London at 16:45; Paris at 17:45; Syndey at 03:45 (Tuesday Feb 21); Los Angeles at 08:45 am; Taipei at 00:45 (Tuesday Feb 21); Tokyo at 01:45 (Tuesday Feb 21).

Live Video of Draw Ceremony will be endured until...
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ICSD PRESS-RELEASE: 2nd Chef de Mission Seminar

Samsun, Turkey - The International Committee Sports for the Deaf (ICSD) staff, technical directors and representatives of Sports Federation are now in Samsun for the 2nd Chef de Mission seminar and venue inspections on the preparation for the 2017 Summer Deaflympics. The part of the delegation inspection includes 68 people from 34 countries....
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SHARED NEWS: The First International Deaf Sambo Tournament

3-5 February 2017, Zelenograd, Russia - The First International Deaf Tournament was held at “Record” sport school outside of Moscow city in Zelenograd.

The tournament was held under the auspices of the International Sambo Federation (FIAS) and under the patronage of the International Committee of Sports for the Deaf (ICSD)....
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ICSD PRESS-RELEASE: ICSD President's Message Safety Takes Priority

Greetings to Everyone!

There were a lot of rumors recently about unsafe environment in Samsun, Turkey during the 2017 Summer Deaflympics. I would like to share with all of you that Samsun historically has been a non-political, quiet and conservative city. In the history of Turkish Republic, no act of terrorism, or other...
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EDSO President, Bjørn Róine, celebrates the 60th birthday.

International Committee of Sports for the Deaf (ICSD) and Deaf Sports Family wishes a happy birthday to Bjørn Róine, President of the European Deaf Sports Organisation (EDSO).

Born in Gjovik, Norway. Long time Bjorn served as Norway Deaf Sport Federation’s (NFSD) Technical Director for Handball (1982 - 1984),...
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