On behalf of the International Federation of Muaythai Amateur (IFMA) and the world muaythai community, we would like to express our grief for the violent attacks that rocked the city of Paris, leaving at least 129 dead and over 350 injured. Our thoughts and prayers go out to the victims, the friends and families of […]
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The IOC President, Dr Thomas Bach opened the SportAccord IF Forum 2015 with a record number of international sports federations in attendance. This year’s conference programme is focused on governance and sport and has been developed in close cooperation with the International Olympic Committee and the SportAccord Convention stakeholders. The event was by invitation only […]
IFMA was one of the 109 world recognised full member International Sport Federations and Associate members which convened in Lausanne for the Extraordinary General Assembly for SportAccord. The meeting was chaired by the President of the AOIWF (Winter Olympics) and Chariman of SportAccord Mr Gian-Franco Kasper and attended by special guest President of ASOIF (Summer […]
SportAccord, the umbrella body for the world recognised combat/fight sports has called in for the next meeting. 16 Sports met at this important meeting in Lausanne, in which 7 of them are Olympic sports, to discuss the 3rd edition of the World Combat Games.
LAUSANNE, Switzerland – At the Extraordinary General Assembly of SportAccord held at the Hotel Royal Savoy in Lausanne, Switzerland on Wednesday 11th November, the members decided by large majority to authorise the SportAccord Council to negotiate with the Board of the SportAccord Convention to merge the organisations into one body. In spring 2016 the General […]
The 2015 SportAccord IF Forum, Lausanne 11 – 13 November. “Governance in Sport” will be one of the main focuses on the conference program for this important forum which will be opened by the President of the IOC, Dr. Thomas Bach. The opening address will be done by the President of ASIOF (Association of Summer […]
Korea is a country with a proud Martial art tradition, with Taekwondo under the World Taekwondo Federation being a proud participant in the Olympic games. For the last 10 years, every year the Korean Martial Art festival has taken place, where muaythai has been one of the founding members to promote muaythai as a cultural […]
At the General Assembly in Lausanne the International University Sports Federation (FISU) has elected a new Executive Board with Russia’s Oleg Matytsin appointed as the new FISU President. IOC President Thomas Bach also visited the FISU General Assembly giving a welcome address to all the participants.
On behalf of the IFMA Executive Board, IFMA Commissions, all officials and athletes within the world muaythai community, we wish to express our deepest condolences on the passing of Marta Kałuża-Tomasiak, the referee of the Polish Muaythai Federation who recently lost her arduous battle with cancer. Her death is no doubt a great loss to […]