Organisation

BOARD
President Jan-Hein Evers NED
Secretary General Sam Turner ENG
Member at Large Africa Vacant
Member at Large Asia-Oceania Chul-soon Shin KOR
Member at Large Americas Jim Moorhouse USA
Member at Large Europe Pete Ackerley ENG
Athlete Representative James Murrihy IRE
Co-opted member Dr Annathurai Ranganathan MAS
STAFF
Technical Director Tom Langen NED
Operations Manager Sam Turner ENG
Administrator Alice Holland RSA
Communication Officer Holly Percival ENG
  • Strategic Plan
  • Oversee standing committees
  • Awarding of grants and support
  • Develop relationship with Strategic Partners
  • Tournament Schedule & Competition Cycle
  • Tournament announcements
  • Assigning tournaments
  • Appointment of Technical Delegate
  • Appointment of Committee members
  • Organisational Budget Plan
TECHNICAL COMMITTEE
Chair Tom Langen NED
Head of Classification Raul Reina ESP
Head of Officiating Skye Arthur-Banning USA
Africa Alice Holland RSA
Americas Paulo Cruz BRA
Asia-Oceania Jung Chang Kyo KOR
Europe Ismael Sanchez ESP

Responsibilities:

  • Review Bid documents
  • Tournament organization assistance to LOC’s
  • Appointment of referees
  • Advise on rules and regulations
  • Identify/mentor countries in each geographical region for new and developing countries
  • Provide promotional material
  • Development plan
  • Organization of workshops and coach education courses
  • Evaluate grant applications
  • Development of female CP Football
  • Increase number of tutors
  • Technical Committee budget plan
COACH WORKING GROUP
Chair Stuart Sharp SCO
Member Osvaldo Hernandez ARG
Member Kai Lammert AUS
Member Alan Crooks NIR

Responsibilities:

  • Nomination of Coach Working Group members
  • Advise on content of coach education course/workshop
  • Advise on rules and regulations
  • Advise on classification
  • Coach Working Group budget plan
  • Provide information for website
COURSE INSTRUCTORS
Tom Langen NED
Paulo Cruz BRA
Marcel Geestman NED
Marcello Sanchez ARG
Stuart Sharp SCO
Rene Jurrius NED
Raul Reina ESP
Sam Turner ENG
Kai Lammert AUS
Osvaldo Hernandez ARG
CLASSIFICATION COMMITTEE
Head of Classification & Chair Raul Reina ESP
Medical Jorge Parra COL
Physiotherapist Jo Morrells AUS
Physiotherapist/technical Bram Roberts NED
Technical Marcello Sanchez ARG

Responsibilities:

  • Education level 1 (on-line)
  • Education level 2 (face to face)
  • Appointment of classifiers at tournaments
  • Classification at tournaments
  • Organize a calender of classification opportunities
  • Database update
  • Negotiation with LOC’s
  • Update classification rules
  • Budget plan
  • Provide information for website
  • Research in evidence-based classification
  • Accomplishment of IPC Classification Code
  • Participation at classification metings and/or conferences
INTERNATIONAL CLASSIFIERS
Ehab Abdelaty Medical UAE
David Alonso Medical ESP
Behrouz Barjasteh Mohebbi Technical IRN
Rudi Chappel Medical BEL
Jan Esser Physiotherapist SUI
Ana Cecilia Frazao Physiotherapist BRA
Shailendra Maharaj Physiotherapist AUS
Jaime Martins Antunes Medical POR
Ragnhild Mizda Technical NOR
Joanne Morell Physiotherapist AUS
Claudio Niehl Nogueira Technical BRA
Jorge Parra Medical COL
Carlos Quero Physiotherapist ARG
Raul Reina Technical ESP
Bram Roberts Physiotherapist NED
Marcelo Sanchez Technical ARG
Andree Sasiain Medical ARG
Stuart Sharp Technical SCO
Yahya Sokhanguei Physiotherapist IRN
Ni Ni Swe Physiotherapist SIN
Tjeu Scholtes Physiotherapist NED
Maria Pillar Technical ESP
INTERNATINAL CLASSIFICATION TRAINEES
Cataldo Agnello Trainee FRA
Kylie Garrat Trainee AUS
Dana Schoenwetter Trainee USA
INTERNATIONAL REFEREES
Skye Arthur-Banning (Head of Officiating) USA
Ross Haswell SCO
Jorge Eduardo Barbisan ARG
Carlos Dias POR
Barry Huizinga NED
Garry Polkey ENG
Akmaljon Rahimov UZB
Hector Robas Bondia ESP
Alvaro Quelhas BRA
ANTI-DOPING COMMITTEE
Head of Anti-Doping & Chair Dr. Halim Jebali TUN
Member Dr. Fathi Kaouach TUN
Member Mrs Sophie Berwick FRA
Member Dr. Jaime Antunes POR
Member Mrs Hela Kouki Chaouchi TUN

Responsibilities:

  • Information regarding Testing to members
  • Education and guidance regarding doping
  • Whereabouts program
  • Information to LOC’s regarding testing at tournaments
  • Budget plan
  • Provide information for website
ANTI-DOPING SUB COMMITTEE THERAPEUTIC USE EXEMPTIONS (TUE)
Chair Dr. Fathi Kaouach TUN
Member Dr. Halim Jebali TUN
Member Dr. Jamie Antunes POR
ANTI-DOPING SUB COMMITTEE TESTING
Chair Mrs Sophie Berwick FRA
Member Dr. Jamie Antunes POR
Member Mrs Hela Kouki Chaouchi TUN