Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) and Asian Extreme Sports Federation (AXF). OCA is the apex sporting body which controls all the sports in Asia. It is one of the five continental associations recognized by the IOC. The OCA was formed in 1982 and has its permanent headquarters in Kuwait. The main objective of the Olympic Council of Asia is to develop sport, culture and education of Asian youth as well as to promote international respect, friendship, goodwill & peace through sports.
Asian Extreme Sports Federation. Under Olympic Council of Asia. Extreme Sports is otherwise known as action sport or adventure sport. Is a name given to variations of sports is which have a high level of danger. These activities often involve speed, height, high level of physical exertion and spectacular stunts. These sports differ from traditional sports due to the higher number of uncontrollable conditions.
Athletes in these activities compete not only against other athletes, but also against environmental obstacles and challenges. An example of an extreme sport would be white water rafting or BMX stunts on ramps. Extreme sports are a relatively modern form of sports and were incorporated into the Asian Indoor Games in 2005
List of Disciplines
- BMX Freestyle
- Inline Stunt
- Sports Climbing
Asian Extreme Sports Federation (AXF)
- President: Mr. Apichat Rutnin, Thailand
- Secretary General: Mr. Chaing Chin Ming, Taiwan (Chinese Taipei)
- Address: 610/6 Ekamai 28 Sukumvit 63 Rd, Bangkok 10110, Thailand
- Telephone (66) 1585 1747
- International Skateboarding Federation
- International BMX Freestyle Federation
- Olympic Council of Asia