Obstacle Sports Federation


The organization of OSF includes the following committees: Technical Committee, Technology Committee, Medical Committee, Women’s Committee, Athletes’ Committee, Para-athletes Committee and Ethics Committee. All Committees report to the Executive Board, and all Committee members have the right to attend Executive Board meeting.

It is the responsibility of the members of each of the Committees to support OSF´s efforts to develop Obstacle Racing and related Sports.

Technical Committee

The Technical Committee supports the development of the sport. The Committee is advisory and submits Resolutions to the Executive Board. Its duties are:

  1. To supervise the application of the Competition Rules and Operations’ Manual.
  2. To prepare Resolutions concerning amendments to the Competition Rules and Operations’ Manual.
  3. To propose Technical Delegates for official OSF competitions.

​Technology Committee

The Technology Committee and advises on the global technology platforms supporting the systems and structure of the OSF. This includes integrating and displaying results, rankings, sanctioning, memberships and affiliate & athlete support. The Committee is advisory and submits Resolutions to the Executive Board.

Media Committee

The Media Committee manages all aspects of marketing and media, including social media and public relations.

Medical Committee

  1. The Medical Committee is responsible for establishing conditions at OSF-sanctioned competitions, which ensure the health and safety of all participants.
  2. Controls all Anti-doping policies and activities of OSF. Making sure that OSF complies with the WADA code and the IOC and OSF anti-doping rules.

Women’s Committee

  1. The Women's Committee ensures equal opportunity for women in the sport of Obstacle Sports
  2. Promotes recognition and representation of women
  3. Creates policy for integration of women in all races

Athletes Committee

The Athletes Committee provides representation and development for athletes

Para-athlete Committee

  1. Ensures compliance of races to para-athlete accessibility
  2. Represents para-athletes and ensures compliance of OSF with IPC standards

Ethics Committee

The responsibility of the Ethics Committee is to enforces the OSF Code of Ethics, and investigate this violations. The Committee is advisory and submits Resolutions to the Executive Board.

OSF Committees