About

FIR Government

The FIR – Federation of International Racketlon is governed by the FIR COUNCIL which is elected by the FIR GENERAL MEETING.

The General Assembly takes place at least once per year. All country members can send representatives to participate and vote on their behalf.

The FIR presently (13.11.2023) consists of 36 member countries on five continents, see Fir member Countries.

The FIR Council is elected by the FIR General Meeting for a period of 3 years. The present FIR Council is in office from 27.08.2022

On 02.02.2019 FIR Founding Assembly unanimously elected Duncan Stahl to FIR Executive President, re-electing him on 27.08.2022, together with his proposed Council team, from 2022 to 2025. The Vice-President is elected for a different term of office to the President to help ensure continuity.

FIR COUNCIL2022 – 2025
PresidentDuncan Stahl (GBR)
Vice-President, Rules OfficerGraham King (SUI) – until 2026
Players’ RepresentativeAnna-Klara Ahlmer (SWE)
New Player Development 
General SecretaryAmke Fischer (GER)
Head of DelegatesKresten Hougaard (DEN)
World Tour OfficerKirsten Kaptein (NED)
Member Country RepresentativeJean Michot (FRA)
Non-European Racketlon DevelopmentAdarsh Vikram Narayanaswamy (IND)
Sustainability OfficerJames Pope (GBR)
Rankings OfficerPoku Salo (FIN)
Junior Development OfficerMarcel Weigl (AUT)
TreasurerMichael Gonnon (FRA)

Two auditors are elected by the Annual General Meeting with the task to permanently check and audit the Finances of FIR. The present FIR Auditors are in office from 02.02.2019 and were re-elected on 27.08.2022 for another 3-year term.

FIR AUDITORS2019 – 2025
Patrick Burgi (SUI) 
Joachim Gersdorf (GER) 

To sort out all conflicts and disputes inside and among members of the FIR the General Meeting has installed a Board of Arbitration consisting of three persons. The Board decides with a majority of votes. and its decisions are final within the FIR. The current Board of Arbitration were originally elected on 02.02.2019 and were re-elected on 27.08.2022 for another 3-year term.

FIR BOARD OF ARBITRATION2022 – 2025
Karim Hanna (SUI) 
Zigmars Puikevics (LATVIA) 
Carola Von Heimburg (GER) 

Sam Barker, FIR Media Officer, since 2019
Sanne Veldkamp, FIR Media Officer since 2023
Jack Bishop, FIR Marketing Consultant, since 2019

WISE
Square de Meeûs 38 bte 40
Brussels
1000
Belgium

Account Holder: Federation of International Racketlon

BIC/Swiftadress: TRWIBEB1XXX

IBAN: BE53 9670 3845 9553

Paypal: paypal@racketlon.net

Our Instagram

Our Facebook