WDF Approve First Lighting System in Partnership with Target Darts

January 17, 2017

The Vision 360 lighting system has been approved by the World Darts Federation for use across all WDF competitive events. This is the first endorsement of its kind for equipment other than the dart board and the approval will provide lighting consistency  across the world. Bill Hatter, WDF President said “The WDF has tested and reviewed the Target Vision 360 lighting system.  After reviewing the report on the rigorous testing…

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WDF Membership

New Members: Egypt – full membership since General Meeting 20/09/2016 Macau – interim membership since General Meeting 20/09/2016 The following memberships lapsed on the dates shown: St. Lucia – full membership lapsed effective 31 December 2016

January 1, 2017
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WDF one step closer to Olympic compliance

April 20, 2016

Yesterday (April 19th 2016) in Lausanne Switzerland, AIMS (Alliance of Independent Members of Recognized Sports) signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the IOC that now places them as part of the Olympic movement. What this means, is the WDF being one of the member sports in AIMS, has now become one step closer to Olympic compliance. IOC and AIMS Officially Sign a Memorandum of Understanding

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WDF Membership

New members: Full membership Mongolia and Ukraine – effective 26 October 2015 The following memberships lapsed on the dates shown: Full membership The Philippines – effective 31 December 2015 Interim membership Uganda – effective 26 October 2015

January 27, 2016
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WDF Eligibility Decision in World Cup 2015

Team Germany filed a protest regarding the eligibility of John Michael of the Greek team to participate in this World Cup. Following the review of the protest we have discovered that he is in breach of the WDF Eligibility Rule (Bye-Law 7.05 (6)) and has therefore been disqualified with immediate effect. Following this decision by the WDF Executive the Greek team decided to withdraw from the tournament. Kemer, 29 October…

October 29, 2015
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SPORTACCORD Sochi 2015

WDF President Bill Hatter was in attendance at the 2015 SportAccord Convention in Sochi Russia this past weekend. Bill met with IOC Sports Director Kit McConnell and has extended an invite for the IOC to attend the upcoming WDF World Cup In Turkey this October. The IOC were invited to see for themselves the high level and quality of competition of Darts as a Sport that could be included as…

April 27, 2015
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New Anti-Doping Rules

WDF Anti-Doping Rules are based on Wada’s Models of Best Practice for International Federations and the World Anti-Doping Code. World-Darts-Federation-Anti-Doping-Rules-WADA-Approved-December-2014  

January 12, 2015
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LDO receives recognition from the World Darts Federation

NEWS RELEASE FROM THE LADIES DARTS ORGANISATION AND WORLD DARTS FEDERATION I am very pleased to announce, that as of today, October 11th 2014, The Ladies Darts Organisation has now been officially recognised by the World Darts Federation. We would like to personally thank all of the officials who unanimously passed our request to the WDF. This is truly amazing news, and this now means that we can work alongside…

October 14, 2014
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