IOC recognizes International Cheer Union

Six organizations were recognized as the official representatives of their sport for the International Olympic Committee:

– International Cheer Union (ICU)

– International Federation of Muaythai Associations (IFMA)

– International Sambo Federation (FIAS)

– International Federation Icestocksport (IFI)

– World Association of Kickboxing Organisations (WAKO)

– World Lacrosse (WL)

The International Cheer Union was founded 2004.

Membership includes 116 national cheer federations on all continents – reaching over 5 million athletes globally.

Unlike some other major Cheer organizations, ICU is non-profit.

They offer coach education and certification. Officials and judge training.

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Rick Mc

Career gymnastics coach who loves the outdoors, and the internet.

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