The WSSF (former ISSF) was founded in 2010, by the snowshoeing associations of USA, Japan and Switzerland.
In 2013 you find also partners from Sweden, Canada, Italy, Germany and Russia in the executive board of WSSF. And there will be much more.
2015 there is new President Monika Owczarek from Canada, a new Vice President Marcy Schwam from the United States, new officers and executive committee.
The name from International Snowshoeing Federation (ISSF) changed to World Snowshoe Federation (WSSF).
The primary mission of the WSSF is to serve as the international governing body for the Sport of Snowshoe Racing and to assist in the organization and governance of the various national governing bodies for Snowshoe Racing around the World!
The WSSF is accepted as a non-profit international sports federation.
The WSSF Congress is hold its annual meeting usually while the WSSF World Snowshoe Championships.
Should you have any questions, or need additional information, please do not hesitate to contact us.
The current slate of WSSF officers is as follows:
President – Monika Owczarek – Canada
Vice-President – Marcy Schwam – USA
Secretary – Andrew Snook – Canada
Treasurer – David Robinson – Canada
In addition to these WSSF officers, current WSSF Executive Committee members include;
Christian Zandonella- Italy
Annmaree Scanlan– Japan
Arkadi Klepinin – Russia
Oscar Sebrango – Spain
Marcus Fink – Germany
Ethics Committee Members:
Chairman: Mark Elmore, USA
Jonny Brunner, Germany
James Tucker, USA
Board of Appeals
Chairman: James Tucker, USA
Mark Elmore, USA
Philipp Gary Smith, USA