Dr. Sakchye Tapsuan, IFMA President, together with the Muaythai Ambassador, Somluck Khamsing opened the Cultural Exhibition at the Yulbeiny Stadium, where the SportAccord Combat Games Muaythai, Boxing and Kickboxing competitions are being held.
Lausanne, 5 September 2013 – The SportAccord World Combat Games 2013 Sports Ambassadors Programme has announced Fedor Emelianenko as its first Ambassador. Sports Ambassadors will be engaged in promotion of their sports and the world of martial arts & combat sports as a whole via press conferences, radio and television interviews, as well as publications in International […]
After the successful first edition of the World Combat Games, in which the 15 Olympic and non-Olympic combat sports promote an event under SportAccord for their elite athletes, the second edition will be held from October 18-26th in St. Petersburg.
IFMA and FAMA received high praise for organizing this year’s All Chinese Championship, fully supported and organized by the Macau Muaythai Association and the Macau government. Both the President of the WMC, General Chetta Thanajaro, and the General Secretary of IFMA, Mr. Stephan Fox were present.
There are only 9 months to go until the supreme martial arts event which brings together the elite martial artists of the world’s combat sports. The 1st edition of the World Combat held in Beijing in 2010, under the patronage of the IOC, was a major success for combat sports and the promotion of martial […]
The 15 Olympic and non-Olympic Martial Arts are in full preparation for the upcoming World Combat Games in Saint Petersburg. Sportaccord, the Russian Union of Martial Arts, the Government of the Russian Federation, and the Russian Olympic Committee are jointly inviting all media representatives of the international federations for a press conference which will take place […]
The Thai National team gave their official press conference to a packed room, as they plan to travel to Russia next week for the IFMA World Championships, with the hopes of regaining their number 1 team position in the world, a spot which has been intensely sought after in the past year.
The 2012 IFMA World Championships are historic for many reasons. First of all, they are a test event for the 2013 World Combat Games, which also will be held in Saint Petersburg. So it is the perfect opportunity to test venues, hotels, transport and all other logistical considerations.