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Day 4 of the IFMA Youth World Championships

Day 4 of the IFMA Youth World Championships was the second day of the Quarter final bouts. A short day, if you will, with 86 bouts. It was an incredible day with the youngest divisions with heartbreaking moments for winners and losers and with some amazing matches receiving standing ovations for skills and cuteness. It […]

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Day 3 of the IFMA Youth World Championships

Day three saw 142 bouts and three rings, 7 hours of non-stop action with some outstanding performances from the IFMA Youth. Team Trinidad and Tobago pulled off an upset beating one of the favorites from Iran. Saudi Arabia, United Kingdom, Vietnam, Australia, USA, UAE, Palestine, Iraq, Kazakhstan and Poland all had outstanding performances. Thailand and […]

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Day 2 IFMA Competition

The second day of the IFMA World Championship once again saw over 100 bouts in 3 rings and from beginning to end, muaythai fans packed the stadium. Spectators were cuing outside the stadium as there were no free seats and had to be let in in small numbers. The VIP section was packed with representatives […]

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IFMA Celebrates International Youth Day

Muaythai has a strict philosophy built on non-discrimination, inclusion, equality and no one stays behind. IFMA tackles inequality in everything they do and the youth are the future of Muaythai. Over 2000 youth from all five continents including displaced refugees are taking part in this event and Friday, August 12th, IFMA joined the International Youth […]

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UAE First to Arrive

Less than 10 days to the opening of the IFMA Youth World Championship 2022 in beautiful Malaysia where over 1500 youth from all 5 continents will compete in this annual Muaythai event hosted every year in a different country. UAE, only 4 months ago, was the host of the IFMA Senior World Championships and in […]

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Site Visit of the 2022 Youth World Championships: Malaysia Bolay!

After a successful Senior World Championship in Abu Dhabi. Now is the time for IFMA’s next major event. The traditional Youth World Championship which is also combined with the IFMA Inter-Club World Championships. IFMA is proud of the Youth development and the Youth World Championships is one of IFMA’s flagship events. Dato Shannaz Azmi, the […]

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Polish Muaythai Federation hosts PZMT National Team Selection Training

The Polish Muaythai Federation, recognized by the National Olympic Committee of Poland and Sports Ministry, has been praised for their popularizing of muaythai throughout Poland through the federation’s impressive grassroots and youth development and for hosting recent multi-sport games such as the 2017 World Games and next year, Poland will be the host of the […]

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Thumbs Up for IFMA YWC

IFMA prides itself on its youth development ensuring that the athletes and the youth are at the centre of IFMA’s work. The values of Muaythai and IFMA focus on youth development and social exchange. IFMA as an IOC recognised organisation promotes the Olympic spirit of excellence, friendship and respect. The IFMA youth world championship, in […]