The Asia-Pacific Jump Rope Federation was recently recognized as a continental member by SportAccord Asia-Pacific during the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding in Hong Kong.
In September 2015, the executive committee of SportAccord Asia-Pacific recognized the Asia-Pacific Jump Rope Federation as the only officially recognized jump rope administrative organization within the Asia-Pacific region.
The Asia-Pacific Jump Rope Federation is a non-profit jump rope organization that aims to promote the sport of jump rope within the Asia-Pacific region. It has been recognized by SportAccord Asia-Pacific as an official jump rope organization since September 2015. Jump Rope has been included as one of the official sports in the world.
SportAccord Asia-Pacific is responsible for the distribution of certificates and accreditation is also accredited by SportAccord. At the present time, SportAccord is working closely with the International Olympic Committee on the administration of the Olympics and non-Olympic events organizations.
At present, SportAccord has a total of 106 Olympics and non-Olympics members, including FIFA, FIBA, FINA, IGF, FIG, IJF etc. Headquarters of SportAccord and the IOC are both located in Lausanne, Switzerland.
Honorable Guests attending the signing:
1) Mr. Li Chi Kung, Chairman of the Asia-Pacific Jump Rope Federation
2) Mr. Naruep Jukping, Secretary-General of the Asia-Pacific Jump Rope Federation
3) Mr. Shaun Hamilton, General Chairman of the World Jump Rope Federation
4) Mr. Chong Shing Hum , Honorable President of the Hong Kong Chinese Importers’& Exporters’ Association