Ref Support UK is a registered charity in England & Wales and are now the only totally independent body to represent the best interests of referees. Ref Support believes that outside the support of The FA and the county FA’s there is simply not enough support given to the majority of match officials particularly in the Grassroots game where we currently have approximately 28,000 referees operating every week throughout the football season.
World Group is over a century old, with offices in Pakistan, UAE, KSA and UK.
Major business sectors with significant experience across real estate, education and international trading, as well as football, golf and hotels.
The first World Cup in Lisbon was played in the Trunkwala Stadium named after the family that owns World Group and Shahzeb Mehmood Trunkwala was elected as the first ISF Honourary Vice President.
Leisure Leagues are the world’s largest provider of 5 and 6-a-side football leagues. Having expanded their international presence across the UK, Ireland, America and Pakistan, Leisure Leagues are the driving force behind the establishment of ISF and seek to align with similar businesses from across the world who will become ISF members in their own countries and gain the right to participate in global tournaments and to influence the global small-sided football market.
SITECO looks back on more than 150 years of history as part of the German lighting industry, and is today one of the leading providers of road, tunnel and stadium lighting as well as for the industry, office and retail sectors. SITECO stands for innovative lighting technology and combined light expertise—from large-scale projects to customer project solutions. Solutions are compatible with control and data-management systems as well as IoT applications thanks to a comprehensive portfolio of LED luminaires that includes sensors, control components and intelligent light management.
Axiwi are the official providers of referee communication systems to the ISF.
The AXIWI communication system is a wireless full duplex and handsfree communication system. Six people can simultaneously communicate with each other by the open line connection, just like a telephone conversation. The communication system is used for communication during tours, conferences, meetings, sports, translating simultaneously and calamities.
Polytan provide our pitches at flagship events.They ensure the perfect surface for athletic achievements, and have been doing so for almost 50 years. What in 1969 started as a pioneering task in the area of synthetic running tracks has to the present day remained a passion. Polytan is now one of the world’s leading manufacturers of synthetic sports surfaces: from running tracks to all-weather and soft-impact surfaces.
Since 1975 SMG has been dealing with the development of modern machinery for the installation of synthetic surfaces in the sports industry. Also for the maintenance of artificial turf or carpets with granule infilling SMG has already presented the world‘s first innovations since the 80s. For about 35 years SMG has been offering a unique range of machinery. As a pioneer in the special sector “synthetic sports surfaces and artificial turf“ SMG disposes of recognised competence and experience since decades.
VINDICO stands for care, professional customer service and quality. With our experienced team, we develop and manufacture sports equipment for outdoor use and always put the customer’s benefits in the foreground. The many years of experience of our employees in the sports equipment industry combined with the know-how of our partners lead to a range of sports equipment that meets the highest standards in terms of quality. It is no coincidence that sports equipment from VINDICO is already on display in many renowned arenas in Europe.