You might know the person to the left, IFF president Tomas Eriksson, who is working hard to lobby for floorball.
The man to the right thoughis mr.Mariusz Damentko, sports director at Special Olympics, and the person, who actually made it possible for floorball, to be part of Special Olympics.
He is the one who has done a lot of lobby for the sport globally, and with his help, floorball hopefully will start spreading worldwide in close cooperation with IFF.
Floorball at Special Olympic became an official sport in 2012, and since then the sport has growth, and are now offered in 38 programs, and the aim is to have 100 countries offering floorball
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