At the Executive Meeting in Bangkok, IFMA announced the weight divisions for the World Games 2021, Birmingham where world top muaythai athletes will be featured at the second biggest multisports event after the Olympic Games.
Men 57 kg, 63.5 kg, 67 kg, 71 kg, 81 kg, 91 kg
Women 48 kg, 51 kg, 54 kg, 57 kg, 60 kg, 63.5 kg
will be contested over three years of qualification events until 2021. The first muaythai qualification for the Games is given to the World Championships 2019 in Bangkok where gold medalists will get points for the Games in Birmingham.
The point system will be applied for the IFMA sanctioned events until 2021 giving all athletes a chance to be part of the World Games. Every muaythai athlete will have an opportunity to get on board of the Games who will prove herself at the muaythai events of different levels.
Two years ago the city of Wroclaw, Poland left an amazing legacy for the entire muaythai world. Many athletes marked their names in the modern muaythai history and made their national flags fly high at the awarding ceremony broadcasted for more than 100 countries worldwide.