2021 To See Direct Qualifiers For The World Games

The qualification events for The World Games have never been more tense and exciting as for the Birmingham edition. Whereas some IFMA athletes already secured the spot for the 2022 Games others can jump from 0 to the top of the list with all IFMA events being direct qualifiers for The World Games 2022 in […]

Opening Ceremony EMF European Championships 2016

Athletes and teams received a warm Croatian welcome at the Opening Ceremony of the IFMA/EMF European Championships 2016 on Sunday. Split, one of the oldest cities in Europe with Ancient Roman ruins making up the city centre, has really opened its heart to muaythai. This championship is the culmination of months of training for the […]

Muaythai Included in The World Games 2017

Just last year, IFMA became a proud member of the International World Games Association at the annual General Assembly of IWGA in St.Petersburg at the SportAccord Convention 2013. History was made yet again at this year’s AGM when muaythai was included into the Official Sports Program amongst 29 other sports participating in 2017 World Games […]

IFMA welcomes new IWGA President

José Perurena succeeded Ron Froehlich, who was President for more than two decades, and his programme starts today, with a breakfast meeting of his new-look Board of SportAccord Convention and the promise: “We will bring the World Games to the next level.”


The International World Games Association will hold their Annual General Meeting on the 7th of April in Antalya Turkey during the SportAccord Convention. In 2013 IFMA became a proud member of IWGA and is currently the only ring sport.

It Has Begun!!

After some years of tough preparation, the representatives of the 108 countries from 7 continents has arrived to St. Petersburg, Russia for the 2013 World Combat Games.