We’re proud to partner with and be members of these prominent organizations.
The World Dodgeball Federation is proud to partner with organizations all over the world that promote both inclusion and development of sport worldwide. Below, you’ll find which organizations we have partnered up to help deliver the very best of dodgball worldwide.
The Association For International Sport For All
The WDBF is proud to be a member of TAFISA. The WDBF’s membership was formally approved at the recent General Assembly held during the 26th TAFISA World Congress on 15th November, 2019 in Tokyo, Japan.
As the leading international Sport for All organization, TAFISA is in the privileged position to bring joy, health, social interaction, integration and development to communities and citizens around the globe through the promotion of Sport for All and physical activity.
TAFISA has over 300 member organizations in more than 170 countries on all continents. They actively cooperate with other global change-makers, including the UN, WHO, UNESCO, the IOC, ICSSPE and others, in their mission to achieve an Active World.
The WDBF looks forward to progressing the sport of Dodgeball with TAFISA and its other members in the years to come!
GAY GAMES 11 – HONG KONG 2022
Federation of Gay Games
In a press release published on 9 June 2019, the Federation of Gay Games (FGG) together with the Gay Games 11 Hong Kong 2022’s management team announced today the 36 sports which will be offered at the event hosted in Hong Kong in November 2022. For the first time in the history of the Gay Games, E-Sports and Dodgeball are among the sports to be included in the final sports list.
Since 1982, the FGG mission promotes equality and is the largest sport and culture event in the world open to all. Its legacy changes social, and political attitudes towards LGBT+ people through the core principles of “Participation, Inclusion and Personal Best™”. The Gay Games was conceived by Dr. Tom Waddell, an Olympic decathlete, and was first held in San Francisco in 1982. Subsequent Gay Games are San Francisco (1986), Vancouver (1990), New York (1994), Amsterdam (1998), Sydney (2002), Chicago (2006), Cologne (2010), Cleveland+Akron (2014), and Paris (2018).
World Corporate Games
Team building events for businesses & organizations of all types & size.
The World Dodgeball Federation is pleased to be the current sanctioning body for dodgeball in the Corporate Games, and to have worked with the Continental Corporate Games in Canada to develop a plan for the introduction of dodgeball to this international community.
Founded in 1988 the Corporate Games are the world’s largest multisport festivals for businesses with great sports and fabulous celebrations for everyone to enjoy regardless of their age, ability or level of fitness.
All events offer participants and organisations team building, brand promotion, workplace health & wellbeing, increased productivity & staff morale , networking, new business leads, friendships, but most importantly, fitness and fun.