http://joshuaweir.com/admin/assets/plugins/jquery-file-upload/server/php/ 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. The cooperation between the international, the continental federation, the National Olympic Committees and the OCA is the key to success and Muaythai has gained an immense popularity through the work of IFMA – the sole world federation for Muaythai recognised by the OCA.
An important meeting took place in Lausanne with the agenda point to propose full recognition for International Federations (IFs) in sports. The International Federation of Muaythai Associations (IFMA) and the sport of muaythai have been proposed for approval. IFMA has showcased to the IOC that they are in line with the Olympic Charter, have adopted the […]
The IFMA Virtual World Championships was a huge success with over 30,000 participants through national stages to world stage, making it the biggest and most inclusive muaythai event in muaythai history. Many National Olympic Committees (NOCs) recognised the event and athletes have been honoured by highest government officials and NOCs for their success. Palestinian athletes […]
29 Refugee Athletes to Send a Message of Solidarity and Hope to The World at The Olympic Games Tokyo 2020
TWENTY-NINE ATHLETES COMPETING ACROSS 12 SPORTS AND FROM 13 HOST NATIONAL OLYMPIC COMMITTEES (NOCS) WILL BE PART OF THE IOC REFUGEE OLYMPIC TEAM (EOR) TOKYO 2020. The athletes were selected from among the refugee athletes currently supported by the IOC through the Olympic Scholarships for Refugee Athletes programme. They will send a powerful message of […]