We are happy to inform that the South American Federation of Adapted Physical Activity – SAFAPA is officially constituted, acknowledged by IFAPA and legitimated on the General Assembly that was virtually held on November 7, 2020, during the “I International Symposium of Adapted Physical Activity” organized by University of San Sebastian – Chile.

You are very welcome to visit our website https://fesafa.net/

 You can also reach us through the email fesafa.safapa@gmail.com or follow us on Instagram fesafa.oficial

SAFAPA Board of Directors

President: Dr. Cristian Luarte Rocha – University of San Sebastian – Chile 

Vice President: Dr. Mey van Munster – Federal University of Sao Carlos – Brazil

Executive Director: Dr. Luis Felipe Castelli – University of Bío-Bío – Chile

Secretary: M.Sc. Tatiane Jacusiel Mirand  – Brazil

Secretary Assistant: Prof. Nut. Mónica Fernández – Adventist University of Chile – Chile

Treasurer: Prof. Kevin Campos Campos – University of San Sebastan – Chile

SAPAPA Consultative Council

Dr. Edison Duarte – State University of Campinas – Brazil

Dr. Teresa Leitao – School of Physical Education / Special Olympics – Brazil

Prof. Luisa Villar – National Paralympic Association of Peru – Peru

National Representatives

Argentina: Dr. Silvia Freire

Brazil: Dr. Ciro Winckler

Chile: M.Sc. Yazmina Pleticosic

Colombia: M.Sc.  Navis Sepúlveda

Peru: M.Sc. Renzo Martin

Venezuela: M.Sc. José Prado Pérez

Student Representatives

Mariane Ferreira, Brazil

Elke Lima, Brazil

Carlos Zurita, Chile