1-4 December 2022

World Championships


Ponte Di Legno, ITALY




20 - 26 March 2023

2nd SUDS American TriGames

10 sports

Buenos Aires, Argentina

Latest News

New SUDS Executive Committee elected and signing of Constitution

The SUDS Constitution, as accepted by the Genaral Assembly in Madeira 2018, has been approved and signed by the new Executive Commitee and General Assembly in Ferrara.


In addition, the following members were voted to the SUDS Executive Committee:

President – Marco Borzacchini

Vice President Admin and Finance – Lizzie Vogel

Vice President Sport – Jose Costa Pereira

Vice President Medical and Registration – Angela Palomba

Vice President Development and Education – Adilson Ramos


In attendance:

l-rf: Lizzie Vogel DSISO, Marco Borzacchini,  José Costa Pereira IAADS


Tessa van Heerden Tsenya,  Mario Oliveira JUDOWN,  Fausto Pereira IBA21, Barbara Higgins DSISO, Alberto Costa FIFDS, Nuno Machado ITTADS




IAADS Announcement 


We would like to congratulate Mr José Costa Pereira who was appointed as interim President of IAADS, following in the footsteps of outgoing president Mr Marco Borzacchini.


Congratulations as well to Mr Sadettin Akçi, elected as IAADS interim Vice President Sport.


Best of luck for your new roles gentlemen, we are confident that you will continue building on IAADS's past successes.

SUDS Euro TriGames Ferrara, Italy

Early October we observed sporting excellence in the medieval city of Ferrara, Italy.  In a highly anticipated return to sport, the SUDS Open Euro Trigames did not disappoint!


400 athletes arrived from 18 countries, to compete in 8 sports.  The event was a culmination of hard work, passion and dedication.  Topped off with fun and new friendships formed.


To the host nation Italy, the LOC, and all volunteers, thank you for an excellent event. To the athletes, you are stars – your efforts and perseverance paved the way to success.  And to the team management, coaches and parents – your support make dreams come true. What a great celebration it was for everyone


2022 Events Calender

After 2 quiet years on the sport front, we are excited to announce a full lineup of events for 2022.


Start your plans and preparations, as we bring you a Futsal World Cup, as well as World Championships in Athletics, Gymnastics, Swimming, Table Tennis and Tennis!


All of the details will be up on our events page soon.

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