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Football is the most played and most popular sport in the world. Embracing football under the WTGF banner is a natural step. Transplant recipients can achieve an active lifestyle and re-engage in team-based sports such as football....

The 10th World Transplant Winter Games have come and gone with athletes and supporters now challenged by the melancholy that always follows a fabulous week of competition and friendship....

News – 2018

Football is the most played and most popular sport in the world. Embracing football under the WTGF banner is a natural step. Transplant recipients can achieve an active lifestyle and re-engage in team-based sports such as football....

The 10th World Transplant Winter Games have come and gone with athletes and supporters now challenged by the melancholy that always follows a fabulous week of competition and friendship....

News – 2017

News – 2016

We are pleased to attach below a media release regarding two important WTGF surveys which are live on-line with effect from 26th May 2016 Please circulate this document, together with the links below, to anyone who you feel may be interested and be able to help us to reach......

News – 2015

The World Transplant Games Federation is looking for an experienced executive to help take the Federation to the next level as it further professionalises the staging of the world’s most inspirational sporting event – the World Transplant Games. If you love sport, if you understand......

Two Federation Councillors have been recognized for their outstanding achievements. Both Gary Green and André Lassooij have been awarded for their life-time contributions to the cause of organ donation for transplantation. The worldwide transplant community congratulates them on their achievement. Please see the attached media......

The World Transplant Games Federation invites all participants at the Games in Mar del Plata, Argentina this year to give their opinion on the event and how to improve for the future. Please click here to complete this short survey. Many thanks for taking your time......

At the Council Meeting on 28th August in Mar del Plata, Argentina a new President, Chris Thomas, was elected to serve the Federation for the next four years. Please click here to find a media release detailing this important announcement....

News – 2014

News – 2013

WTGF are proud to launch a new social media tool where recipients can post messages of thanks for their second chance at life. The messages can be in the form of a video, poetry, artwork, anything that inspires you. You might like to give thanks......

The website for the Winter World Transplant Games 2014 is now launched. The event will be held in La Chapelle d’Abondance (Haute-Savoie, France) from 12th – 17th January 2014. Full details of the event, the resort, the sports and registration dates can be found hereThe......

News – 2012