A great honour was given to the President of the Russian Muaythai Federation and IFMA Executive Board Member, Dmity Putilin, for his appointment by the Russian Union of Martial Arts (RUMA) to the position of Sporting Department Director for the 2013 World Combat Games.

Mr. Putilin was the key man behind the success of the 2012 IFMA World Championships in Saint Petersburg, and he will undoubtedly give his all to ensure the success of the 2013 World Combat Games.