Журнал Viche 2009 №3

№3, 2009

The acts of international sport legislation as the basis of forming the correspondent area in the international law.

The development of sports worldwide, its role in the social life of people, the need in scheduling and the coordination of actions in this sphere, have defined the need to create the numerous sports organizations - the associations, federations, unions etc. They appeared in the beginning of XX century. The most famous sports organizations nowadays have more then 100 years of experience. The International association of athletic federations (IAAF) was created in 1912, the Federation of international football associations (FIFA) – in 1904, the International swimming federation (ISF) – in 1908.