International Association of Athletics Federations

<p> The International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) is the international governing body for the sport of athletics. </p> <p> It was founded on 17 July 1912 as the International Amateur Athletic Federation by representatives from 17 national athletics federations at the organization's first congress in Stockholm, Sweden. Since October 1993, it has been headquartered in Monaco. </p>

Asiana Athletic Association

<p> The Asian Athletics Association is the continental governing body for the sport of athletics in Asia. It is headquartered in Singapore. </p> <p> It organises the Asian Championships in Athletics and other continental competitions. </p>