The 2013 International Forum was organised by SportAccord, RUMA, Ministry of Sport of the Russian Federation and the Government of St. Petersburg and was held at the Constantine Palace in St. Petersburg, Russia.
7 days in one of the most beautiful and historic city of Russia, St Petersburg came to an end and IFMA would like to thank everyone for organizing such a fantastic event. Firstly, we thank SportAccord for their vision with the World Combat Games. Together with the Government of the Russian Federation, city of Saint […]
Yubileyniy Sport Complex was perfectly set up with two rings, spectacular backdrops, all complemented by ethnic musicians from Thailand throughout 44 bouts. A total of 39 countries from 5 continents qualified through the World Championships, the Continental Championships, the Asian Indoor Games and other events to be part of the SportAccord World Combat Games in […]
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 […]
This year’s IFMA booth at SportAccord Convention was popular once again. IOC members, representatives of the 94 sports, international multi-sports games and many people in the industry visited the booth to gain more information about Muaythai and to catch up on connecting.
Muaythai is one of the 94 world-recognised sports which are members of SportAccord and St. Petersburg was the venue for the 2013 SportAccord Convention. It is traditional that during the Convention many important meetings take place, such as the International World Games Association AGM, in which Muaythai was one of the hopefuls candidating for membership, […]
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.