Congratulations to Vewart Comta, IWGA Athlete of the Month for August 2015. The Muaythai fighter from Thailand won the gold medal (weight class 57 kg) at the IFMA Muaythai Royal World Cup in Bangkok. He became the first athlete to qualify for The World Games 2017 in Wroclaw/Poland. Finally, the Jury, made up of all Technical Officials of IFMA, awarded the King’s Trophy to Thailand and Vewart Comta for most outstanding performance in the Senior Male category.
Qualification for The World Games follows a simple principle: only the top athletes or teams in every sport or discipline qualify for participation. IFMA criteria defined: the gold medalists in the different weight classes at the 2015 Royal World Cup will be nominated by the Muaythai Federation (IFMA) for the multi-sport event in Wroclaw/Poland.