INWA World Cup Japan: 13th October 2019 (Nagano Nordic Walking half marathon). The event has been an official INWA recognised NW half marathon since 2013. The INWA World Cup in Nagano received an official title fromRead more
On April 28th 2019, the first INWA Race Officials course took place in Tallinn in Estonia. We congratulate the first 2 National Nordic Walking Referees Rene Meimer (Estonia) and Aleksandr Mamontova (Russia) with their successfullRead more
Dear INWA Member, Dear INWA Trainers and Instructors, Last year the INWA Convention 2018 was held in Finland. The Convention place was near Helsinki in the Kiljava Opisto, which is located by the unique lakeRead more
Welcome to join us in Xining, China Time and Place Date: November 4th, 2018 Place: Yixing city, Jiangshu Province Content and Schedule: 2018 INWA Nordic Walking World Cup Yixing, China 5KM & 10KM (The routeRead more
http://www.inwa-nordicwalking.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/12/a40848405e1265707b10973badcaf3df.mp4 INWA Yixing Nordic Walking World Cup News. Information Yixing World Cup: The total number of participants is 1921 (585 in the competition group, 1336 in the non-competitive group), 585 in the competitionRead more
The International Nordic Walking Federation – INWA is the global governing body promoting Nordic Walking.
In 2000 INWA was founded in Finland, the mother land of Nordic Walking. The main purpose was to develop Nordic Walking education internationally and to create a global network of Nordic Walking coaches and instructors.
INWA is the only truly international organisation authorized by the creators of Nordic Walking to promote, develop and safeguard the principles and characteristics of Nordic Walking worldwide. In co-operation with professionals in sports, health and fitness, INWA develops innovative teaching methods and educational programs in Nordic Walking. INWA also collaborates with the scientific and medical communities offering research guidelines.
INWA has over 20 official member organisations and Nordic Walking Coaches Instructors have been certified in over 40 countries around the world.