Federation of International Bandy

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The Federation of International Bandy (FIB; Fédération internationale de bandy, Международная федерация хоккея с мячом, Internationella Bandyförbundet) is the international governing body for the sport of bandy, including the variant called rink bandy.wikipedia
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The Federation of International Bandy (FIB; Fédération internationale de bandy, Международная федерация хоккея с мячом, Internationella Bandyförbundet) is the international governing body for the sport of bandy, including the variant called rink bandy.
In modern times, Russia has held a top position in the bandy area, both as a founding nation of the International Federation in 1955 and fielding the most successful team in the World Championships (when counting the previous Soviet Union team and Russia together).

Rink bandy

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The Federation of International Bandy (FIB; Fédération internationale de bandy, Международная федерация хоккея с мячом, Internationella Bandyförbundet) is the international governing body for the sport of bandy, including the variant called rink bandy.
Rink bandy is governed by the Federation of International Bandy.

Bandy World Championship

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Bandy World Championships have been organized for men since 1957 and for women since 2004.
The tournament is administrated by the Federation of International Bandy.

Women's Bandy World Championship

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Bandy World Championships have been organized for men since 1957 and for women since 2004.
The tournament is administrated by the Federation of International Bandy.

International Ice Hockey Federation

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LIHG is now the International Ice Hockey Federation.
Bandy had been played as a demonstration sport at the Oslo Winter Olympics in 1952, then only played by Finland, Norway and Sweden, and in 1955 these three countries and the Soviet Union founded the International Bandy Federation.

Global Association of International Sports Federations

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FIB is a member of Association of IOC Recognised International Sports Federations as well as Global Association of International Sports Federations.
At the 2017 convention in Aarhus, Federation Internationale du Sport Universitaire (FISU) and Federation of International Bandy (FIB) became full members and SportAccord was renamed GAISF.

Association of IOC Recognised International Sports Federations

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FIB is a member of Association of IOC Recognised International Sports Federations as well as Global Association of International Sports Federations.

Bandy Playing Rules

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The rules of bandy is set in the Bandy Playing Rules.
Bandy Playing Rules is the name of the rule book for bandy, edited by the Federation of International Bandy.

National Bandy Association

Rules were set up in the 1890s by the National Bandy Association in England and by the corresponding body in Russia.
The Bandy Federation of England was founded in 2010 with the intent of reviving the sport in England and has been a member of the Federation of International Bandy since its founding year.

Söderhamn

The present office is situated in Söderhamn, headed by FIB Secretary General Bo Nyman.
The coach of the national bandy team and members of the Federation of International Bandy board, such as the current Secretary General Bo Nyman, have come from Söderhamn.

Norway

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In the 1940s, the Nordic countries Finland, Norway and Sweden set up a joint rules committee.
Bandy is a traditional sport in Norway and the country is one of the four founders of Federation of International Bandy.

Rules and Referee Committee

It is overseen by the Rules and Referee Committee.
The committee is a part of the Federation of International Bandy but is working independently.

Belarusian Bandy Federation

Беларуская федэрацыя хакея з мячaм (Belarusian Bandy Federation)
Belarusian Bandy Federation became a member of Federation of International Bandy in 1999.

International Skating Union

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FIB has an agreement with the International Skating Union to use the same arenas.
ISU has an agreement with Federation of International Bandy to use the same arenas.

Canada Bandy

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Canada Bandy became a member of Federation of International Bandy in 1986.

Sports governing body

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The Federation of International Bandy (FIB; Fédération internationale de bandy, Международная федерация хоккея с мячом, Internationella Bandyförbundet) is the international governing body for the sport of bandy, including the variant called rink bandy.

England

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Rules were set up in the 1890s by the National Bandy Association in England and by the corresponding body in Russia.

Russia

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Rules were set up in the 1890s by the National Bandy Association in England and by the corresponding body in Russia.

Rue de Provence

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The Ligue International de Hockey sur Glace (LIHG) was founded on 15 May 1908 at 34 Rue de Provence in Paris, France, at a time when bandy and ice hockey were seen as variants of the same game.

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The Ligue International de Hockey sur Glace (LIHG) was founded on 15 May 1908 at 34 Rue de Provence in Paris, France, at a time when bandy and ice hockey were seen as variants of the same game.

France

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The Ligue International de Hockey sur Glace (LIHG) was founded on 15 May 1908 at 34 Rue de Provence in Paris, France, at a time when bandy and ice hockey were seen as variants of the same game.

Ice hockey

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However, as ice hockey became an Olympic sport while bandy did not, bandy only survived in some of the Nordic countries and the Soviet Union.

Finland

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In the 1940s, the Nordic countries Finland, Norway and Sweden set up a joint rules committee.