According to the recommendations of IOC in forming Athletes Committee, through which the athletes can express their needs & concerns in the frame of Yemen NOC. Yemen NOC started forming this Committee by organizing elections, which were held in 2003. The candidates were chosen from National teams.
The player of football team, Mr. Mohmoud Kahsa was elected as the President of Athletes Committee, the Karate player, Ms. Wadhha, was chosen as the Secretary General, along with other three members. The second elections were organized in 2007, the player of Basketball team, Mr. Abdul-Sattar Al-Hamadani, was elected as the President and Ms. Riham Al-Mulaiki, as the Secretary General along with three other members. The third elections were organized in 2011, the player of Table Tennis, Mr. Abdul-Rahman Al-Qershi, was elected as the President and the Judo player, Ms. Ghada Atiq, was elected as the Secretary General along with five other members. The fourth elections were supposed to be held in 2016 for the period 2016 – 2019.