As an international organization for amateur sport of sumo, the IFS shall undertake its objectives to internationally propagate and promote the traditional Japanese sport of sumo, as well as working toward mutual friendship and good relations among the member organizations.
Article 8 : Activities
The IFS shall engage in the following activities in order to achieve its objectives stipulated in the preceding
To promote the organization of sumo groups in various Countries
To establish international competition rules and other rules regarding sumo
To hold World Championships and other international tournaments of sumo
To hold seminars and classes on sumo
To arrange equipment and books etc. for sumo
To promote the exchange of information between member organizations by publishing bulletins and others
To carry out other activities which are necessary to achieve the objectives of the IFS.