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Muaythai at the SportAccord Convention Recap

Muaythai was again one of the main attractions at the 2015 Sport Convention from the 19th to the 24th of April. IFMA’s exhibition booth at the convention had over 1500 visitors over the 3 days, and over 1000 information packages promoting Muaythai as a cultural art form, self-defense, fitness, and competition sport were given out to delegates […]

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Honour for IFMA at the SportAccord Awards

Another great honour went to IFMA. President Dr Sakchye Tapsuwan was nominated as one of the commission members for the SportAccord Awards on Euronews. IFMA received this honour as the winner of the 2014 Spirit of Sport Award, and IFMA President Dr Sakchye stated that it was a true honour to be a part of […]

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2018 World Combat Games Meeting

The President of the Olympic Committee of Peru, Mr José Quiñones González, chaired the first meeting for the upcoming 2018 World Combat Games, together with SportAccord President, Mr Marius L. Vizer. The 2018 World Combat Games will be held in Lima, Peru, and the SportAccord Convention was the perfect location to hold a meeting where […]

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The World Games 2017 Meeting

The annual World Games Meeting was held during the SportAccord Convention in Sochi Russia where the world of sport came together to meet as one. Muaythai was represented at the worldwide sport meeting by IFMA President, Dr Sakchye Tapsuwan who was able to contribute to the meeting on behalf of the Muaythai community. IFMA General […]

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SportAccord Awards Gala: Where Sport Won

The SportAccord Awards gala event at the SportAccord Convention was a huge success with delegates and representatives from the sporting world, ambassadors, and athletes present at the world ceremony. It was a celebration of sport and athletes as the inaugural edition of the SportAccord Euronews Awards was organized in Sochi in Russia.

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Muaythai Enters FISU

On the 22nd of April, at the SportAccord Convention and Business Summit, Muaythai signed the official contract with FISU for full recognition. The official contract was signed with FISU President, Mr Claude-Louis Gallien and IFMA President, Dr Sakchye Tapsuwan in front of over 200 representatives from the Olympic Family, SportAccord and World Games. Dr Tapsuwan […]

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IFMA General Secretary Stephan Fox Elected as President of AIMS

The Alliance of Independent Members of SportAccord (AIMS), one of the partner groups of SportAccord Convention representing 23 Non-Olympic recognised sports in SportAccord held it’s General Assembly at the SAC 2015 with the main agenda of electing a President. Mr Stephan Fox emerged victorious and is not only the new president of AIMS but also […]

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IFMA Cultural Cocktail Night

After days of intense meeting, IFMA gave delegates a chance to let their hair down at the annual IFMA Cultural Cocktail party. The night brought together over 60 international sport federations and associations to celebrate friendship and the spirit of sport. The night began with socialising over free flowing drinks, music and fun, which followed […]