“It is an absolute pleasure to be elected President of ICDS. I am delighted that ICDS Congress has put their faith in me to pursue my campaign manifesto, which emphasised the need for greater co-operation with national and international sporting bodies.
“We are seeing here in Taipei that the Dealympics is increasingly becoming a major sporting event.
“My aim is to build a better future for Deaf sport through positive partnerships with all Deaf sports federations throughout the world as well as developing further diplomatic relations with IOC and IPC (International Paralympic Committee)”.
“All of us at UKDS are tremendously proud that Craig has been elected to this major role. It means that the vision of Deaf sport formed in the UK will be brought to the top table of Deaf sport worldwide”.