About Us

World Slingshot Sports Federation

  

Vision & Mission :

The “World Slingshot Sports Federation” (WSSF) is operated solely to act as the International Federation for the sport of Slingshot. The WSSF may engage in the following activities, without limitation:


  • Manage, direct, promote, organize, and assist the      activities and disciplines associated with Slingshot worldwide; 
  • Perpetuate and improve Slingshot worldwide; 
  • Encourage the growth and development of Slingshot      Championship and opportunities to the world’s youth; 
  • Communicate with and support the formation of new      National Slingshot Sports Federations (also known as National Governing      Bodies of Slingshot ) and countries that are interested in starting Slingshot      programs, activities, and events; 
  • Encourage the creation of national teams to represent      their respective countries in worldwide events, exchanges, and competition      of Slingshot by WSSF; 
  • Coordinate efforts with all other organizations      promoting Slingshot; 
  • Work with companies, manufacturers, agencies, and all      other entities which have the ability to assist in the growth,      development, and promotion of Cheer; 
  • Recognize outstanding Slingshot contributions by      groups, individuals, and organizations; 
  • Provide National Slingshot Sports Federations (also      known as National Governing Bodies of Slingshot) coaches, teachers, and      educators with tools for researching trends, technology, ideas, issues, and      solutions to problems associated with Slingshot; 
  • Provide and create the opportunity to discuss, enhance,      and evaluate Technical changes in Slingshot; 
  • Encourage and promote the moral standards which are      enhanced through sports experiences and sports education; 
  • Follow and promote the laws of the IOC and the World      Anti-Doping Agency (WADA); 
  • Establish rules and regulations for international      competitive events and programs; 
  • Establish the rules of eligibility and work with the      respective National Slingshot Sports Federations to allow for maximum      participation in Slingshot by athletes on an international basis; 
  • Create, promote, disseminate, and have jurisdiction      over the rules of conduct for international competitions of Slingshot      including World Championships, Continental Games, and the Olympic Games (as      and when Included in Olympic Games); 
  • Establish and/or sanction procedures for the      determination of eligibility standards for participation in World      Championships, Continental Games, and Olympic Games & Paralympic Games      (as and when Approved); 
  • Sanction and conduct International competition in Slingshot,      including World Championships for national teams; 
  • Represent the sport of Slingshot to the IOC,      SportAccord, IWGA, UNOSDP, IOA, ; and 
  • Do all things necessary for and incidental to the      accomplishment of the purposes and goals of the organization.