INTERNATIONAL FEDERATION WITH A POLISH MEMBER
Tug of war is one of two strength sports cultivated during The World Games and it is the only team strength sport. During the Congress of Tug of War International Federation (TWIF), on May 2-3 in Malmo, Sweden, Dariusz Bajkowski, the president of the Tug of War Polish Federation, was chosen as a First Vice-President. There was no other changes on the Board.
Currently, the TWIF Board consists of the following members:
President – Cathal Mc Keever, North Ireland
First Vice-President – Dariusz Bajkowski, Poland
Vice-President – Maaike Hornstra, Netherlands
Secretary General – Glen Johnson, USA
Treasurer – Anton Rabe, South Africa
See a clip from the election of Dariusz Bajkowski
fot. Tug of War Polish Federation
There is a current discussion regarding putting tug of war back in the main competition of the Summer Olympic Games. The biggest chances are with the mix (4 women, 4 men). It is possible to get it back in the Olympics in Tokyo, 2020.