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World Health Day 2020

The World Health Day is a global health awareness day celebrated every year on April 7th. Under the sponsorship of the World Health Organisation. The first World Health Assembly held in 1948 was to raise global awareness on specific themes related to health. Today the global health workers are at the forefront of Covid-19 in […]

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IFMA Celebrates the International Day of Sport for Development and Peace

IFMA Celebrates International Day for Sport Development & Peace April 6th is United Nations’ symbolic day for sport development and peace. We all believe that sport has a unique power. In football, the yellow and the red card as part of the game in order to keep the game fair. On April 6th each year […]

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IFMA Welcomes New Members

At the last IFMA Executive Board Meeting in Bangkok, six countries were approved for IFMA membership making the total number of National Federations under the IFMA umbrella, 134. Trinidad & Tobago joined IFMA in 2019 with the hard work of Ms. Rebecca Bhola. Her academic approach and passion for muaythai paved the way for Trinidad […]

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New Dates for The World Games

The World Games in Birmingham, Alabama Moves to July 2022 Covid-19 is a worldwide pandemic, and the outbreak is deteriorating quality of life around the world. In the present circumstances, the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games have been rescheduled to July 23rd to August 8th, to safeguard the health of the athletes and everyone involved in […]

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The IFMA and UTS Social & Active Challenge

The IFMA and UTS Family send our thoughts and prayers to everyone so deeply affected by the Coronavirus pandemic. The implications of Covid-19 have led to changes in every aspect of our lives from our day to day social interactions, job security, to the health and safety of our loved ones and even our exercise schedules, all of which was unimaginable just […]

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Unite for April 6: International Day of Sport for Development and Peace

IFMA continues to promote 6 April as the Day of Sport for Development and Peace among international muaythai practitioners, and as many of you will limit social interaction IFMA encourages you to raise white card and celebrate this day. Sport as a universal language can be a powerful tool to promote peace, tolerance and understanding […]

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Muaythai and healthy living comes to the four corners of your home

It is a very challenging time with Covid-19 in the air. Every click and every swipe on news channels is another negative story about a jump in the number of Covid-19 cases, restrictions and lockdowns, deaths and in general, a cultivation and promotion of fear. This is a very serious situation and everyone should take […]

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IFMA Contribution To UNESCO Publication: Youth Development Through Martial Arts

UNESCO has a long standing history of supporting youth in a proactive manner that places them right where they should be, at the centre. The uniqueness and vast array of qualities martial arts and combat sports have, was given acknowledgement by UNESCO particularly towards positive development of youth. The GAISF family has 15 IOC and/or […]