Article 5 – Headquarters
the location of the FisA headquarters is decided by the council.
Bye-Law to Article 5 – Headquarters
The headquarters are currently in Lausanne, Switzerland.
Article 6 – emblem
the emblem of FisA is: the five oars, side by side, which are, from left to right
coloured blue, yellow, black, green and red with or without the letters F-i-s-A.
the executive committee may create additional emblems for specific goals,
events or activities
only the executive committee may authorise the use of the FisA emblems.
Article 7 – languages
the official languages of FisA are French and english. in case of divergence,
the english text prevails. the use of other languages may be authorised by
the executive committee in congress or by the chair of the meeting on other
Article 8 – official Communications
Any communications required under these statutes or rules shall be made
by post, fax or email. All communications to FisA shall be addressed to the
Headquarters in one of the official languages of FisA.
Article 9 – Interpretation
the executive committee shall decide all questions of interpretation of the
FisA statutes, rules of racing, event regulations and any related Bye-laws.
All references to the masculine in the statutes, rules of racing, event
regulations and related Bye-laws and in all FisA documents, shall include the
feminine and all references to “rowers” shall include scullers and coxswains
unless the context otherwise requires.
Article 10 – Binding Authority
FisA is bound by the signatures of two members of the executive committee,
one of whom shall be the President, or, in case of the incapacity of the
President, the vice President or the treasurer.