Day Five EMF European Muaythai Championships

28 EC Croatia Day 5 medals Russia Swden

Gold at 71kgs for Russia, silver for Sweden and bronze for Croatia, Turkey

Twenty-four bouts were held today with medals going a-begging across male and female bouts, as well as spots in the eleven World Games weight divisions

The winning athletes entered the arena led by a parade of women dressed in traditional Croatian dress, and received their medals from a variety of local and international dignitaries – followed of course by a rush for the ultimate selfie! Read More

The World Games Hansel and Gretel do muaythai!!

2710 EC Croatia HG in the ring G kick

Gretel scores a point against Hansel! Euuu’ee!

The World Games mascots Hansel and Gretel have been visiting with us here in Croatia for the European Championships, and they bravely hopped over the ropes yesterday for their first experience of muaythai!

Eleven athletes who succeed at this EMF/ IFMA championships qualify for some of the final berths at The World Games in Wroclaw, Poland next year. They will join muaythai athletes from all over the world, many of whom already qualified at events like the IFMA World Championships in Sweden earlier this year. Read More

Day Four at EMF European Championships

2710 EC Croatia Day 4 Kulebin vs Stomatov

Day four already with gold medal day getting ever closer for our athletes with bronze won in many bouts today under a blue Croatian sky.

We had 23 bouts today in two rings between male and female athletes, and it was an intense day for our judges.  Read More