Youth Development Leagues showing the way for American Muaythai


Up to 300 very young muaythai athletes have taken part this year in Youth Development Leagues across America as part of a grassroots drive to improve standards. The League is promoted by the United States Muaythai Federation, which recently submitted an application to the National Olympic Committee of America for recognition.

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IFMA Youth Medals Travel to Five Continents

The Youth World Championships 2018 attracted young muaythai athletes from around the world who showed amazing skills in the ring, became stars of the gala night, tried the seats at the United Nations headquarters in Asia and made friendships sure to last for years to come. Read More

Spirit of Sport award for the Wild Boars Football team at the 2018 Youth Forum in Bangkok

Governor Somsak Kanakham from Maesai district accepts Spirit of Sport award for the Wild Boars football team from GAISF and IFMA officials

From one group of young sportspeople to another  – the Thai football team known as the Wild Boars who survived their ordeal in a deep cave were included in the celebration of sport at the Youth Forum during the muaythai Youth World Championships. The GAISF Spirit of Sport award was presented during the Forum. Read More