World Skate

NameWorld Skate
DisciplinesRoller Hockey, Skateboarding, Roller Skating
SportsRoller Sports


World Skate is the governing body for roller sports, which was formed from the merger of the Fédération Internationale de Roller Sports (FIRS) and the International Skateboarding Federation (ISF) in September 2017.


Tenure Name Country Notes
1924—1960 Fred Renkewitz SUI
1960—1964 Gaudêncio Costa POR
1964—1973 Victoriano Oliveras ESP
1973—1975 Gaudêncio Costa POR
1973—1973 Gianni Mariggi ITA ad interim
1975—1979 Gianni Mariggi ITA
1979—1982 Günther Benndorf FRG
1982—1990 Budd Van Roekel USA
1990— Isidro Oliveras ESP finishing year unknown, but at least up to 2001
2005— Sabatino Aracu ITA