News & Announcements


ICSD President completed a working visit to Poland

2016 Sep 22
ICSD President, Dr. Valery Rukhledev completed a working visit to Poland. Meeting with PZSN. Attended ODIHR and OSCE.

New ICSD Technical Directors

2016 Sep 20
We are pleased to announce new ICSD Technical Directors

Athlete Learning Gateway

2016 Aug 31
The Athletes Learning Gateway provides information on such important areas as Professional Sport Management; Sports Media; Sponsorships; Sport Event Management; Career Management/Transition from Athlete to Coach; Smarter Eating for Better Performance.

2019 World Deaf Badminton Championships Update

2016 Jul 25
Updates cover the 5th World Deaf Badminton Championships to be hosted in Taipei City, Chinese Taipei on 11 July to 22 July 2019.

ICSD Statement about Turkey. The 365-Day Countdown Began!

2016 Jul 21
This military coup in Turkey was deeply shocking. ICSD strongly condemns it as barbaric and cowardly act. This is not only attack on the government of Turkey, on humanity but on all humanitarian and Olympic Values.

The 365-day Countdown to the 2017 Summer Deaflympics will begin on 18 June

2016 Jul 14
The highlight of the event will be the launch of the 2017 Summer Deaflympics countdown clock. The clock will be counting down the time to the 2017 Deaflympics Opening Ceremony, which is to take place on 18 July 2017.

ICSD Delegation attend at the 18th Congress of EDSO

2016 Jul 12
The 18th Congress of the European Deaf Sport Organisation (EDSO) took place in Yerevan, Armenia
PANAMDES Seminar and Congress is being held on the Kendall Green at Gallaudet University

PANAMDES Seminar and Congress at Gallaudet University

2016 Jul 08
The PANAMDES Seminar and Congress is being held on the Kendall Green at Gallaudet University.

Working meetings of ICSD during the SportAccord Convention

2016 Apr 27
The ICSD President held a working meeting with Mr. Chungwon Choue, President of World Taekwondo Federation (WTF), where discussions were held about developing the sport of taekwondo for deaf athletes.

ICSD President Dr. V. Rukhledev attended Stone Laying Ceremony at the site of AISTS's new headquarters

2016 Apr 25
ICSD President Dr. Valery Rukhledev participated in a Stone Laying Ceremony at the Synathlon building in Lausanne, which will become the future centre of International sport education and research in Switzerland.

ICSD President at SportAccord Convention, Lausanne 2016

2016 Apr 24
It was a busy week for the ICSD President and his team in Lausanne, Switzerland during the week of 17-22 April 2016 for six days of meetings, and high-level networking.

ICSD President, Dr. Rukhledev is awarded with the LCCF Edward Miner Gallaudet Award at Gallaudet University

2016 Apr 10
Dr. Valery Rukhledev, the ICSD President was bestowed the LCCG Edward Miner Gallaudet Award for the "Cultural Advancement of the Deaf Community" for his significant contribution into the Cultural advancement of the Deaf Community

High level Meeting in Samsun

2016 Apr 09
The Meeting of the Organising Committee for the 2017 Samsun Summer Deaflympics was held on 8 April 2016 in Samsun, Turkey.

Samsun 2016-2017: High expectations and High level

2016 Apr 04
ICSD CEO Mr. Dmitry Rebrov and ICSD Doping Control Officer Mr. Artem Buerov met with the TDSF President Mr. Yakup Kihtir last week at the TDSF headquarters in Ankara, Turkey
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TDSF President's Update about 2017 Samsun Summer Deaflympics

2016 Apr 02
Mr Yakup KIHTIR, TDSF President gives information on 2017 Samsun Deaflympics in Samsun, Turkey
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SDSF - Toni Koller about MoU and future Deaf athletes

2016 Apr 01
Toni Koller, President of the Switzerland Deaf Sports Federation, attended the signing of the MOU ceremony, and shares that ICSD will have ongoing support from SDSF.
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Jurgen Endress about MoU with International Olympic Committee

2016 Mar 29
Jurgen Endress, Deaf International Basketball Federation (DIBF) Secretary General, shares that the MoU is now the foundation of building the future for ICSD and its athletes.

WADA hosted 12th Anti-Doping Organization Symposium focused on protecting the clean athlete

2016 Mar 19
16-18 March 2016 the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) held the 12th Anti-Doping Organisation Symposium in Lausanne, Switzerland. The Event hosted a record number of 500 delegates from around the world.
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ICSD Executive Board reacts to the MoU

2016 Mar 15
ICSD Executive Board reacts to the MoU and other important highlights
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MoU - ICSD CEO Rebrov's Thoughts

2016 Mar 12
ICSD has been standing alone for 92 years, and now the MoU has been signed. IOC did recognize ICSD in 1955, but there was no relationship between both. Now on this day of 8 March 2016, it is a new "birthday" for ICSD.

ICSD "Round Table" with Four Associate Members

2016 Mar 12
ICSD established roles and duties for the World Deaf Championships and cooperation works at the "round table" meeting with four associate members
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ICSD President: IOC Signs MoU with ICSD

2016 Mar 10
The MoU is signed by both the IOC and ICSD Presidents. It is a Memorandum of Understanding that confirms that both the IOC and the ICSD share the same objective of promoting physical and sporting activities for the well-being of society.