Dr. Sakchye Tapsuan, IFMA President, together with the Muaythai Ambassador, Somluck Khamsing opened the Cultural Exhibition at the Yulbeiny Stadium, where the SportAccord Combat Games Muaythai, Boxing and Kickboxing competitions are being held. Read More
Lausanne, 5 September 2013 – The SportAccord World Combat Games 2013 Sports Ambassadors Programme has announced Fedor Emelianenko as its first Ambassador. Sports Ambassadors will be engaged in promotion of their sports and the world of martial arts & combat sports as a whole via press conferences, radio and television interviews, as well as publications in International and Russian newspapers and magazines. Appointed by the International Sambo Federation (FIAS), Mr Emelianenko has been nominated for a special and a very noble assignment – to be a symbol of sambo.
After the successful first edition of the World Combat Games, in which the 15 Olympic and non-Olympic combat sports promote an event under SportAccord for their elite athletes, the second edition will be held from October 18-26th in St. Petersburg.