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 […]

Growth of muaythai in tropical French Polynesia

The beautiful island of Tahiti is one of IFMA’s newest members, but they have already sent athletes to the Indoor Asian Martial Arts Games and now a team is competing at the World Championships in Mexico. 

Olympic Dignitaries Enjoying Muaythai

Many representatives from NOCs, the OCA and the IOC came to enjoy the electrifying atmosphere, the ancient traditions of muaythai during the 5th Asian Beach Games. Over 40 NOCs sent their representatives to the Semi and the Finals of the Muaythai event; Mr Husain Al-Mussalam, the Director General & Technical Director of the OCA, the Manager […]

IFMA General Secretary Visits Lausanne

The IFMA General Secretary, Stephan Fox, together with the IFMA Executive Board member, Sherzod Tashmatov also President of the Uzbekistan Boxing Federation, made an important visit to the Olympic city of Lausanne. Many important meetings took place such as meetings with the IOC Executive Board member and President of AIBA, Dr CK Wu, one of […]


1700 participants from the world of sports such as IOC, National Olympic Committees, World recognised international sport federations and all leaders in sports joined the opening ceremony of the 2014 SportAccord Convention.


24 SportAccord recognised federations which form the Alliance of Independent Members of SportAccord (AIMS) met in Belek to discuss the important issues such as Fair Play, Sport Integrity and the strategy of cooperation toward IOC recognition.