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Final Reminder: 2019 WJR Athletes Anti-Doping Important Information

WJRF Athletes,  If you are competing at the 2019 WJRF Championships in Norway this year and will be between the ages of 18-35 during the competition, you will be in the pool of athletes eligible for anti-doping control. If you are in this pool and taking any

IJRU General Communication

  The International Jump Rope Union releases their latest general communication Read the full IJRU General Communication Visit www.ijru.org  for more information

Merger of FISAC-IRSF and WJRF Announcement

Dear Jump Rope/Rope Skipping Global Community, We are pleased to announce the formation of a new unified International Federation representing our sport! Due to the release of false information on a social media outlet we want to share this news with you. Please read the following joint

Jump Rope Athletes in Rio for 2016 Olympics

Several WJRF athletes will be in Rio, Brazil for the 2016 Olympic Games.  These athletes will perform over 40 times through out the games in multiple venues bringing great attention and promotion to the sport of jump rope.  Also, the Olympic torch will be carried by Vivian

Kenyan kids jump across the world

When she first picked up a jump-rope, at age 11, Beryl Atieno was just another young girl in Kibera, Nairobi’s notorious slum. Her horizon didn’t extend far past its mud-slick streets and jagged patchwork of rusting rooftops.

Journey Of A Lifetime: Hamisi Kondo

Read the full story on the Issaquah Reporter: Eastside Catholic middle schooler took long road to Sammamish, wrestling mat