Established in March 2017, the Fédération Internationale de Teqball (FITEQ) is the governing body presiding over teqball and para teqball. With its offices based in Lausanne (SUI) and Budapest (HUN), the sport has enjoyed rapid growth over the last few years as a result of increasing athlete participation, a growing fanbase and the development of strategic partnerships.
FITEQ strives to achieve recognition by the global sporting community and to ultimately have teqball officially recognised as an Olympic sport.
The recognition process is already well under way with FITEQ successful in achieving official recognition by the Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) in August 2018, the Association of National Olympic Committees of Africa (ANOCA) in June 2019 and the Organisation of Sports Federations of Oceania (OSFO) in March 2020.
In November 2020, FITEQ was granted full membership of the Global Association of International Sports Federations (GAISF).
To enable every person to participate in teqball, para teqball and to allow all involved to reach their full potential, whatever level that might be, and to inspire the world through sporting success.
FITEQ’s primary mission is to introduce, promote, foster and develop the sport globally and unite the international teqball community.
FITEQ aims to provide an innovative and exciting sport for people all over the world to enjoy, whether playing, officiating, coaching or spectating. FITEQ seeks to achieve its goals whilst maintaining its core values of respect, integrity, passion, inclusion and ambition.