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Executive Board Meeting – Tashkent, Uzbekistan

A hybrid Executive Board meeting was held on-site in Tashkent, Uzbekistan prior to the IWF Junior World Championships. Five members of the board were in Tashkent, while the other members connected remotely due to COVID-related restrictions.

The meeting was opened by Dr. Michael Irani, IWF Interim President, and Mr Mohammed Jalood, IWF General Secretary. Mr Shakhrillo Makhmudov, IWF Executive Board Member, on behalf of the Local Organizing Committee welcomed everyone and gave a short report on the Junior World Championships.

The Executive Board discussed the upcoming Constitutional Congress, Development Projects for Communication and IT, TV Broadcast of the IWF Junior World Championships, Olympic Games Updates, and the IOC IF Development Program.

The Board also allocated next year’s IWF Youth World Championships.
San Luis Potosi, Mexico was appointed as the host of the 2022 IWF Youth World Championships.