IFMA President Dr. Tapsuwan and WMC President General Thanajaro, met the President of the National Olympic Committee of Uzbekistan Mr. Mirabror Usmanov, and the First Deputy Minister of Culture and Sports Affairs of Uzbekistan Mr. Jasur Akramov, followed by a visit to the Museum of Olympic Glory in Tashkent.
As every year, it’s time for the All Chinese Championships to be held again. In 2012 it was China’s turn, and 2013 is set for Macau, the Las Vegas of Asia. The event will be held from the 8th-10th of January in Macau. The national teams of China, Hong Kong, Chinese Taipei and Macau will […]
This year Germany is the host country for the 2012 WMC and IFMA joint Khan workshop, organised by the Muaythai Bund Deutschland and Ajarn Detlef Turmau. The five day workshop will be chaired by IFMA’s President and the WMC General Secretary, Dr. Sakchye Tapsuwan Participants are looking forward to this Khan 10 through 13 workshop.
The Sports Commission of the Thai Parliament staged a special session for Muaythai, in order to support the “Muaythai Towards IOC” recognition campaign and to find ways to help with the international expansion of Muaythai, not only as a sport, but also as a cultural art form. Chairman Thanet Kruarat invited the Sports Ministry, the […]
Representatives from eighty two countries participated in this year’s annual congress, which was filled with presentations to discuss many future activities, campaigns. The President Dr. Tapsuwan, welcomed all the representatives from the national federations, the IFMA Executive Board, the guests from the Russian government, National Olympic and thanked the city of Saint Petersburg and the […]
The 2012 IFMA Goodbye Party was a night where all the competitions came to an end and over 80 countries celebrated their cultural understanding and friendship through Muaythai. The President of IFMA, Dr. Tapsuwan, thanked the Russian Muaythai Federation and its president Mr. Dmitry Putilin.
This year, 2012, is a historical one for many reasons. We have just witnessed the amazing Olympic Games in London, Muaythai has launched its application to become IOC recognized, and this year also marks 150 years of diplomatic relations between Germany and Thailand. In order to celebrate this, a cultural exchange will take place between […]