The Deaf National Association, from Romania, announce, with regret, that in 10 december 2007, died Mr. Comsa Iosif – the one, who has been, our VicePresident of ANSR, President of the Bucharest Branch, President of the Sport Organization of the Deaf, Friend And Collegue.
We all regret.
God rest his sould.
On behalf of EDSO, the Executive Committee want to send our condolence to ANSR and the Romanian Deaf Community on the passing of Comsa Iosif.
We all know about his hard work and his love for Deaf Sports.
He will be missed by everyone who knew him.
The EDSO President Isabelle Malaurie
16 December 2007
Many swimming records in 2 last months!
Roland vd Lugt, Netherlands 7 European Juniorrecord.
Björn Koch, Germany 14 European record - 9 approved records and 5 records on awaiting ratification.
Seminar for Deaf Women in Sports and Leadership, 9-11 November 2007
A successful weekend by Seminar for Deaf Women in Passaugg, Switzerland
It was a succeeded and interesting weekend, they motivate more us to become and working forward as women leaders within Deaf Sports.
Total 29 women from several countries:
2 of Croatia, 2 of Estonia, 2 of Finland, 2 of Greece, 2 of Italy, 2 of Latvia, 2 of Malta, 1 of Netherlands, 2 of Norway, 2 of Russia, 2 of Switzerland, 1 of Slovakia and 2 of EDSO TO (Bowling + Swimming).
Member of ICSD Tiffany Granfors from USA , Member of ICSD, Empowerment Siv Fosshaug from SWITZERLAND, Projectleader Therese Rollvén from SWEDEN and President of EDSO Isabelle Malaurie from FRANCE
Seminar for Deaf women, 9-11 November 2007, Passaugg (SUI)
11 countries have presented in the Final Entry (status on 18 May 2007)
Countries: ARM, BLR, BUL, CRO, DEN, FIN, MDA, RUS, SRB, TUR, UKR
98 People: ARM (12), BLR (5), BUL (6), CRO (1), DEN (1), FIN (2), RUS (25), SRB (4), UKR (25), TUR (15)
81 People: BLR (6), BUL (6), FIN (2), MDA (2), RUS (25), UKR (25), TUR (15)
Information Invitation/Social packet/ Arrival-Departure Form
15th World Congres of the World Federation of the Deaf, Madrid, Spain
16 - 22 July 2007
EDSO will bring a stand to the Exhibition room in the 15th World Congress of the World Federation of the Deaf, which will be held in Madrid (Spain) from 16th to 22nd July.
It is the first time that EDSO is present in a WFD Congress with a stand. It is an event that has an enormously importance for the Deaf Community and also for the listeners (hearing). There will be thousands of participants visiting the Congress and most of them will likely to visit our stand and be sensitive to our exhibition, which we hope will be helpful in providing information about sports in the Europe and many more.
President of Federazione Sport Sordi Italia passed away on 23 March 2007.
Mr. Zanatta was the president of FISS in 1987-1990 and he has served EDSO Football Technical Official by first and second EC in year 1987/1991 and ICSD Football Technical Director for some years. He has dedicated his life for Deaf Sport.
He will be missed.
01 May 2007
Statistic Report 2006
Kindly find attached list of the statistics of activities of Sports Federation Council of year 2006, we would like to inform you that we have not received the statistic reports till 22.04.2007 from 14 countries:
(ALB, ARM, AZB, BIH, CYP, DEN, ESP, GBR, GEO, ICL, ITA, SRB, SLO and TUR) for your information.
Tatiana Mironova was born 03 April 1958 in the city Dnepropetrovsk (Ukraine), Deaf.
From 1989 she is Member of the Russian Deaf National Team on Table Tennis, repeated Champion of the USSR and the Russian Federation, participant XVII, XVIII, XIX, XX Summer Deaflympics and European Deaf Table Tennis Championships (1987, 1991, 1995, 2003), where has won 11 medals.
In 2003 T. Mironova has received title “Honoured Master of Sports of the Russian Federation”.
For outstanding merits in Sports 14 February 2007 T. Mironova reward with medal of Award “For Merits for Fatherland of 2nd Degree” by the Decree of the President of the Russian Federation.
Memory of the fine person and athlete Tatiana Mironova will for a long time be kept in our hearts.
Russian Committee of Deaf Sports
19 March 2007
Mr Edward Webb withdraws as General Secretary for reasons of health but stays member.
We have the pleasure to announce to you that Mr Helder Duarte will replace him from April 1-st.
EDSO - President
22 January 2007
Decision at the 13th E.D.S.O. Congress, in Baden / AUT, on 24th and 25th August 2006
Each Country Affiliation fee to EDSO:
Annual report sports 2006
Annual report 2006 of Board Members and affiliated clubs
12 January 2007
Our former Technical official of football Mr. Emmanuel Rossel died on 11 January 2007.
He made a long dedication for the favourite sport of football for several years in the service of the EDSO and of the CISS.NOUS let us honour him for this faithful service to the deaf persons of the sport of football.
We present our most sincere condolences to his wife and to her children.
We shall never forget him.
EDSO President Isabelle Malaurie and EC Boardmembers