Italy Muaythai: Road to the Royal World Cup

Preparations are underway as the Italian Muaythai Federation set outs out on the road to the 2015 Royal World Cup. Preparations have begun for the Italian Junior Team which will compete for HRH the Prince’s Trophy, one of the three highly coveted trophies at the event.

The other two trophies will be HM the King’s Cup, and HM the Queen’s Cup. This will be the largest ever single sport event in Thailand, and the presence of all three Royal Trophies at the event will be something that all National Federations under IFMA are not going to want to miss out on. Read More

Italy Muaythai Junior Team Preparing for the Royal World Cup

Federazione Italiana Muaythai (FIMT) recently held a special qualification event for the Junior Muaythai team which will participate in the upcoming 2015 IFMA Royal World Cup in Bangkok, Thailand.  The selection process was carefully carried out to evaluate the athletic and psychological aptitude of the young Muaythai athletes which was conducted by a special team funded by CONI, the National Olympic Committee of Italy.

The special process and lengths to which FIMT is going to, with the support of their National Olympic Committee, shows how important youth are in the sport of Muaythai and that as they are our future, we must do all we can to ensure that they are protected and properly trained in the sport and cultural art form of Muaythai. Read More