The Headquarters of IFMA has sent a request out to all its members calling for a minute of silence to be observed at all IFMA events to pay respect to HM King Bhumibol Adulyadej who sadly passed away on October 13th. Read More
His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej rose to the greatest heights in modern Thai history and was in his lifetime, the pillar and soul of his nation. At the time of his passing yesterday, he was the world’s longest reigning Monarch, and had been recognised with several international awards, especially for his social contributions. Read More
Singapore shows the Lion heart and that size does not matter. With one of the smallest population at the world and continental championships, Singapore athletes this year, have delivered outstanding performances. Read More
It is with great pleasure that we officially release the official Event Report of the 12th IFMA Youth World Championships which were held in Bangkok, Thailand from 27th August – 2nd September 2016. The event was hosted by the Amateur Muaythai Association of Thailand under patronage of His Royal Highness the Crown Prince, under the sanctioning of IFMA.
A special meeting took place between IFMA President, Dr Tapsuwan, IFMA General Secretary, Stephan Fox, FAMA Vice President, Dato Shahnaz Azmi, NOCT General Secretary, Maj.Gen. Charouck Arirachakaran and the Minister for Tourism and Sport, HE Kobkarn Wattanavrangkul. His Highness Sheikh Al-Sabah welcomed the delegation, showed his continued support towards Muaythai, especially with the sport being included in many multi sport games in Asia and also in the World Games, FISU world championships and so on. Read More
Our children are our future and the IFMA Youth World Championships 2016 have been an outstanding success. Nothing speaks louder than their beautiful smile and words. The respect they show for one another, accepting their differences, becoming friends along the way – that is the beauty of our Muaythai youth.
Team Thailand emerges as the overall winner for the males and while Vietnam brought it home for the women!
A great success for the neighbouring countries at the Asian Beach Games, both Thailand and Vietnam claiming the overall trophy for the best male and female team in the Muaythai competition, which was celebrated by both teams in style. Read More
It was an Opening Ceremony that would remain in the memories of the spectators. In true spirit of a Beach Games, the skies made sure everyone had a refreshing splash with a showering welcome at the beginning of the Athletes Parade. Read More