Indian Ocean World Games Qualifier

The beautiful country of Mauritius was awarded hosting rights for the official #RoadtoBHM qualifier for the World Games 2022. The qualifier was for the 91kg male and 51kg female division. The event was televised on national TV with a record audience opened by His Excellency the Sports Minister of Mauritius with many VIPs in attendance […]

Mauritius Muaythai World Gala

The beautiful island of Mauritius in the Indian Ocean is staging the Indian Ocean Muaythai Championships and the qualifier for the Word Games 2022 this weekend. The 3-day event will feature the region’s best talent in this special event.  The Mauritius Muaythai Federation is fully recognised by the Sports Ministry and the National Olympic Committee […]

IWGA Annual Media Workshop

The World Games 2022 will play host to the first major international sporting event in America since the pandemic started. Birmingham and the LOC are promising the athletes a once in a lifetime experience to reconnect with athletes from various sports disciplines around the world with the special warmth of “Southern Hospitality.” The final touches […]

The World Games 2022 Celebrates Ticket Launch, One Year Countdown

Global event opens ticket sales, introduces mascots and announces performers one year from Opening Ceremonies BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (July 7, 2021) – The Birmingham Organizing Committee for The World Games 2022 (TWG2022) has officially launched ticket sales. The release date marks only one year until the city welcomes the world to the Opening Ceremony at Protective […]

USMF IFMA Joint Meeting World Games 2022

A special meeting took place between the United States Muaythai Federation, the Birmingham Organising Committee of TWG2022 and IFMA. The USMF Executive Board and all leading Muaythai Gyms, the Athletes’ Commission, led by USMF President, Michael Corley, IFMA represented by Director Charissa Tynan and General Secretary Stephan Fox and BOC represented by Steve Mistrot IFMA […]


In just two years, The World Games 2022 will officially be underway in Birmingham. To mark the occasion, the Birmingham Organizing Committee today announced that NBA Most Valuable Player Charles Barkley will serve as an honorary co-chair, ambassador, for the event. Barkley will participate in several major events for The World Games 2022, including the Opening […]