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Great Honor for IFMA and Sofia Olofsson

IFMA is very proud that the 2017 World Games Champion, multiple IFMA Champion and IWGA Athlete of the Year in 2016, Sofia Olofsson, has been chosen to be one of the IWGA flag bearers at the 2022 World Games Opening Ceremony in Birmingham, Alabama, USA. Sofia is a true Muaythai ambassador on and off the […]

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GREATEST ATHLETES OF ALL TIME IN BIRMINGHAM, ALABAMA

In January 2021, all The World Games fans got the opportunity to vote for The World Games Greatest Athlete of All Time. Squash legend Nicol David (MAS) won the poll with 318,943 votes before 9-time Tug of War medallist from The World Games, James Kehoe (IRL), who participated in all the Games from 1981 to 2013 and won a […]

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Swedish Muaythai shows the Way

The Swedish Muaythai Federation is one of the founding members of the European Muaythai Federation and one of the long-standing IFMA members who always have stood for inclusion, equality and non-discrimination. For over 20 years, Swedish muaythai has been one of the leading national federations with champions like Jorgen Kruth who have won multiple IFMA and WMC titles. […]

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Nicole Kaiser Elected New President of Swedish Muaythai Federation

IFMA congratulates Ms. Nicole Kaiser on being elected the new President of the Swedish Muaythai Federation. Sweden has long been recognized as one of the leading examples of social inclusion and holds one of IFMA’s strongest female muaythai teams on the planet. This month, Sweden continues promoting its strong female leaders through the election of […]

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#IFMAHerStory: Angela Mamic on Believing in Yourself

I was 21 when I tried Muaythai for the first time and in the beginning it was just a way to stay in shape. I really enjoyed it, so I kept coming to more and more training sessions and one day the trainer asked me if I wanted to compete. At this point in time […]

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Pernilla Johansson Elected as New President of Swedish Muaythai

Pernilla Johannson needs no introduction in the world of female Muaythai. She made her way up through the ranks from the Swedish, to the Nordic, to IFMA and WMC World Champion. After her impressive career and outstanding accomplishments in the ring, Pernilla continued her journey in the sport at the Swedish Muaythai Federation and began […]

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Athletes Using the Power of Muaythai For Good

One of the main goals of Muaythai is to use the power of sport to contribute to society and to make our communities a better place. Whether it is inside or outside the ring, the values of Muaythai, respect, honour, tradition, excellence and fairplay, are instilled in all participants and stakeholders. One of the largest […]