International Ski Federation
The organization started in Norway in 1910. It was first named the International Ski Commission. It changed its name to the Fédération Internationale de Ski in February 1924. When it changed its name, it became the world organization for skiing.
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- John Nauright; Charles Parrish (2012). Sports Around the World: History, Culture, and Practice. ABC-CLIO. ISBN 978-1-59884-300-2. https://books.google.com/books?id=IkLYDgTnMxEC&pg=RA1-PA433. Retrieved 12 September 2013.
- E. John B. Allen (2011). Historical Dictionary of Skiing. Scarecrow Press. pp. 26–28. ISBN 978-0-8108-6802-1. https://books.google.com/books?id=YTW-Cpm2e1oC&pg=PR26. Retrieved 12 September 2013.