SportAccord Media Workshop: September 5th-7th

The SportAccord Media Workshop took place this week from September 5th-7th, to promote cooperation and brainstorming amongst the 15 SportAccord combat sports, for the success of the 2013 World Combat Games next year in October. As IFMA’s 2012 Muaythai World Championships are the test event for next year’s World Combat Games, IFMA had the honour of having SportAccord and our brother and sister combat sports all present in Saint Petersburg during the World Championships.

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15 World-recognised World Combat Sports Come Together During IFMA World Championships

The 2012 IFMA World Championships are historic for many reasons. First of all, they are a test event for the 2013 World Combat Games, which also will be held in Saint Petersburg. So it is the perfect opportunity to test venues, hotels, transport and all other logistical considerations. Read More

Ten Weeks to IFMA World Championship: The Countdown is On

The Russian Muaythai Federation, in full support of RUMA and the city of St. Petersburg, is in preparation for the upcoming 2012 IFMA World Championship. Over 2,000 athletes, coaches and officials from 100 countries are expected to ravel to St. Petersburg to be part of this important event in one of the world’s most historic cities. This is not simply a World Championship: it is also the official test event for the 2013 World Combat Games (WCG), organized by Sport Accord, under patronage of the IOC.

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