The future for them will be as a coach or in the technical side of sport, but for the majority of athletes it will be out to normal life. I hope this Foundation will be supportive, through government and the Olympic movement, of retiring athletes.
H.H Sheikh Ahmad Al-Fahad Al-Sabah (President of the OCA, Member of the IOC)
At the 2014 iSR Forum
Sports is an ice breaker in many respects. Sports stands for understanding, friendship, and integration.
The iSR Foundation made a significant step to realizing sports' contribution to better society.
Thomas Bach(President of the IOC)
At the 2013 iSR Forum