Part of the success of organising a great event is not only the event itself, but also the legacy it leaves behind. Sustainability is an important point on the IOC Agenda 2020. Muaythai which is striving for IOC recognition, has made this a key criteria for the organisation of its events.
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10 days of fierce competition have come to a close. The championship teams filled with pride, as the gold medallists booked their spots to compete at the 2017 World Games under patronage of the IOC.
There was no sitting or standing space at the Finals of the IFMA Royal World Cup 2015, when the best of the best met to secure their medals, place in the world and an esteemed spot in the 2017 World Games together with the chance to be nominated for highly coveted Royal World Cup trophy.
The National Stadium in Bangkok, Thailand has been the venue for the 7 days of the 2015 IFMA Royal World Cup. The Youth Cup was a separate event where besides the championship, many other activities were held. Cultural understanding, education, sport and fun was the theme and there is no doubt that the youth will […]
The National Stadium came alive for the IFMA Royal World Cup 2015, when the youth from all 5 continents contested for the semi finals. Over 20 Bangkok schools came with buses packed with support for their Thai heroes, while the stadium was filled with supporters for all the junior teams.
96 fully recognised IFMA national federations, plus 24 prospective federations, representatives from sport authorities and governments took part at the 24th IFMA Annual General Meeting, which was filled to the last seat. Dr Sakchye Tapsuwan was re-elected as IFMA President and presentations from future host cities were made.
IFMA hosted the AIMS conference in Bangkok from 10th to 13th of August with representatives from the IOC, IWGA, FISU, TAFISA, all recognised IOC groups, the representatives from 23 AIMS recognised sports , IEC in sports, the World Games Channel and many others in attendance. Her Execllency opened the beautiful evening with a heart-warming speech […]
Muaythai under IFMA has truly gained worldwide recognition, respect, and excellence in the world of sports.