Development of the Sport over the Years

2009 – Formation of the IPSF

2012 – First World Championships

2013 – Introduction of a youth programme

2014 – First contact with SportAccord (now GAISF)

2014 – Anti-Doping programme introduced

2015 – First application to SportAccord (now GAISF)

2016 – Approved as a WADA signatory

2016 – Applied to the IOC for membership

2017 – Signed a trilateral agreement with the FIG and GAISF to allow the IPSF membership of GAISF

2017 – Observer Status granted by GAISF