Events
SEA Games 2021 Postponed Due to Rise in Covid-19 Cases

This year’s Southeast Asian Games (SEA Games) in Hanoi have fallen victim to surging Covid-19 cases across the region. The SEA Games were originally due to take place from the 21st November to 2nd December 2021 in Hanoi and 11 other locations in Vietnam, but ten of the 11 member countries voted to postpone the […]

Events
The World Games 2022 Celebrates Ticket Launch, One Year Countdown

Global event opens ticket sales, introduces mascots and announces performers one year from Opening Ceremonies BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (July 7, 2021) – The Birmingham Organizing Committee for The World Games 2022 (TWG2022) has officially launched ticket sales. The release date marks only one year until the city welcomes the world to the Opening Ceremony at Protective […]

Events
Saudi Arabia Awarded World Combat Games 2023

RIYADH, in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia – will host the 2023 World Combat Games. The World Combat Games (WCG) is a celebration of Martial Arts and Combat Sports inviting the 15 Combat Sports and Martial Arts who are members of GAISF. Riyadh was awarded this prestigious sporting and cultural event and His Royal Highness […]

Events
National Championships Kick off in Spain

The Spanish National Championships kicks off today with the first combined event where muaythai and kickboxing will share the venue and bring the biggest names from both combat sports. The city of Guadalajara will become the centre of combat for three upcoming days hosting two competitions.Sunday will see the finals featured by one of the top Spanish […]

Events
Egypt holds successful senior national championship

Congratulations to the Egyptian Muaythai Federation for holding the official senior national muaythai championship last month from 1 till 3 April 2021. The successful event saw the participation of 15 clubs and more than 150 athletes competition over 3 days on 2 rings celebrating the true spirit of muaythai under its five pillars of respect, […]

Events
2022 FISU WUC & UWC Seminar for Organising Committees

IFMA was honoured to take part in last week’s seminars delivered by the FISU for all Organising Committees of 2022 and 2024 seasons of the World University Championship and University World Cup events.   IFMA was represented by Dmitry Putilin as the Technical Committee Chair for Muaythai, alongside IFMA Director Charissa Tynan.   The week-long […]

Events
Muaythai Russia from Strength to Stronger

The Russian Muaythai Federation which is the sole federation recognised by the Russian Olympic Committee and Sports Ministry has produced some of the most outstanding athletes in the world. The President of the Russian Muaythai Federation Dmitry Putilin is a former IFMA world champion so understands the important balance between athletes and the Executive. Over […]

Events
2022 Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games

Thailand will be the host for one of Asia’s biggest sporting events, The Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games. Once again, muaythai athletes will have the chance to experience the beautiful coast of Thailand as the venue for the muaythai events is set for Chonburi – Pattaya. Muaythai will be hosted in the same venue […]