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Aug 24, 2018 Main

As of today, we are officially closed for business. It's been a pleasure bringing you news on Deaf Sports and Deaf Athletes. We thank you all for your support over the...

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By Mary Helen Sprecher

USA Deaf Sports FederationAn Interview with Jameson “Jim” Crane, III, Executive Director

USA Deaf Sports Federation (USADSF) serves as the national governing body of deaf sport organizations in the United States. Its purpose is to regulate the rules of competition for affiliated organizations, facilitate the participation of US teams in international deaf competitions, and promote human rights and equity through sports. Its international governing body is the International Committee of Sports for the Deaf (ICSD). It is affiliated with 108 national deaf sports federations worldwide. The ICSD is recognized by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) to be of equal standing with the International Paralympic Committee (IPC). It puts on the Deaflympics, most recently held in 2017 in Samsun, Turkey. 200 events were contested.

Read more: https://www.sportsdestinations.com/sports/special-needs/inside-events-usa-deaf-sports-federation-14792

Source: Sports Destination Management