The Sport Department is the IFSC internal body in charge of sport issues, from sport development to calendar setting.
It comprises the Technical Commissions and manages as well the IFSC officials.
Its management is composed of: an IFSC Executive Board representative; Continental representatives; Athletes commission representative; Technical Commissions directors under the operational direction of the Sport manager.
The Sport department meets at least once a year, generally at the end of the season.
The chart below illustrates the overall structure of the IFSC including the Sport Department (as of march 24, 2011).
Chart of the IFSC structure including the SD
The chart below illustrates the composition and internal functioning of the Sport Department (as of March 24, 2011).