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Tom Dielen

IWGA ExCo Member

Tom Dielen

Phone: +41 21 614 30 50
Mobile: +41 79 614 30 52
Fax: +41 21 614 30 55


Position in IWGA

Vice President 2010 (EC members since 2006)

Professional career

Secretary General World Archery 2005-current; WADA European Regional Director 2002-2005; World Archery Executive Director 1996-2002; Swift Associate Analyst 1994-1886

Career in sports

Medallist in Swiss Archery Championships; Medallist in Belgian University Championships; Coach and instructor in Archery and Fencing

What are your main tasks in your work at the IWGA

As Executive Committee member I'm responsible for the fight against doping and the coordination with the Medical Committee. Furthermore I am there to assist our President and CEO in all matters when needed and requested

My most exciting moment while working for the IWGA was

Seeing the finals of sports climbing in Kaoshiung on top of the hill with the city panorama in the background.

Which of the sports of the World Games sports would you like to try at least once

Archery of course. I played snooker at national level in Belgium. In my dreams Sports Climbing but I wouldn't be very good at it. Parachuting but my wife would kill me. I tried many others such as waterski, rollersports, ...

What are the three things you always take with you when you travel

My blackberry, my tablet to read books and my brain although that is up for discussion

What event are you looking forward to in general

All events but in particular archery of course. After that gymnastics and sportsclimbing


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