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IFMA Stands for Non-Discrimination and Gender Equality

Today, the IFMA would like to address reports of a meeting in Thailand of the Subcommittee for the Development and Promotion of Boxing discussing the issuance of a regulation to make elbow protection mandatory for women. We have come a long way in terms of gender equality since the early promotion of women’s muaythai in […]

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Austrian muaythai puts the focus on women in sport

      When we talk about women in sport, practical action needs to follow to make sure women are comfortable in muaythai. The Austrian federation is doing just that with a national gender programme.

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The muaythai mother who won gold at the IFMA World Championships!

Winning an IFMA gold medal, and doing it while caring for a young child might seem impossible but not for Irina Larinova. The Russian world champion and her 14-month old son Fedor are a regular sight at IFMA muaythai championships. Last year she claimed the European title when he was just seven months old. And […]