Objectives of WSSF

The main objects for which the Federation is established are :-

  • To promote and develop the Game of Slingshot (Popularly know as Gulel in South Asian Countries / Catapult in French Speaking Countries) as an Olympic Sports and to promote the noble ideals of the Olympism & Olympic Values through Olympic movement among members of WSSF,
  • It shall be the sole organisation in charge of all forms of Slingshot sports at International Level; and the representative authority in all other world bodies responsible for Olympic, Paralympic, Commonwealth Games, Continental Olympic Games, SportAccord and World Games Association,
  • It shall protect the Sport of Slingshot from introduction of improper methods and practices by National and regional bodies which may bring the game into disrepute,
  • It shall help to develop the moral and physical qualities of the players and youth of the world by regular activities in Slingshot Sports, Physical education, friendship, International respect and goodwill,
  • It shall act as arbitrator in settlement of disputes of members, between NSSF and affiliates arising out of membership disputes and others,
  • It shall organise and sanction International Competitions, official World Cup, World Championship and all other International Competitions and Championships,
  • To recommend in capacity of final authority of Slingshot with any Highest Sports Authority of the country & NOC of the Country for recognition of the NSSF and Confirm NSSF’s affiliation with WSSF as a controlling body of the respective forms of Slingshot at National level in case, if there are disputes.