GAISF and Saudi Olympic & Paralympic Committee hold World Combat Games Signing Ceremony

GAISF and the Saudi Olympic & Paralympic Committee this weekend held a signing ceremony to celebrate that the capital of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Riyadh, will host the 2023 World Combat Games (WCG), an international multi-sport festival bringing together ancient traditions, exciting competitions and sport demonstrations. The nine-day event, which will combine sport and […]

The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia to Host 7th Asian Indoor and Martial Art Games

An important signing ceremony took place in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia between HRH Prince Abdulaziz bin Turki Al Faisal Al Saud and the acting President of the Olympic Council of Asia, Raja Randhir Singh, for the 7th Asian Indoor and Martial Art Games in Riyadh in 2025 which will be hosted in the Kingdom of […]

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Saudi Arabia’s Muaythai Development towards the World Combat Games 2023

First Female Saudi Muaythai Championships After the first all-female coaching seminar coordinated by the Chair of the IFMA Athletes Commission and former world champion Janice Lyn, Saudi held their first female national youth championships.    The event was held under the sanctioning of the National Olympic Committee. Nak Muay Ying from all Saudi regions coming […]

Saudi Muaythai Moving Forward

Over the last two years muaythai in Saudi Arabia has grown into a thriving federation which is fully recognised by the National Olympic Committee of Saudi Arabia and the Sports Ministry under the presidency of His Highness Prince Fahad Al Saud. His Highness has a strong vision to build muaythai in Saudi Arabia alongside the […]