Archive for February, 2012

Peace and Sport Presidents Cup, 3rd – 8th May 2012

February 29th, 2012

Peace, Sport and Friendship through Muaythai Sport, of any kind, has the power to unite and bring together cultures and people from all parts of the globe. Sport thrives in the spirit of fair play, ethical behaviour and brings out grace in both winning and losing. It is also a valuable opportunity to exchange cultures between all participating countries. Muaythai is a sport with a proud history built on ancient traditions in which respect, honour, and friendship ...

Czech Amateur Championships Series

February 23rd, 2012

February 25th will see the kick off of the Czech Republic Amateur Championships series in Olomuc.This championship series will run over a series of events through out the year and is organised by the Czech Muay-Thai Association (CMTA) a member federation of IFMA. The next event in the series will take place in the beautiful city of Prague on March 26th, followed by one in May 13th, June 10th and finals on the 28th of June. The ...

Muaythai Seminar in Argentina

February 23rd, 2012

  Miguel Carpinacci, Presisdent of IFMA Member federation The Argentian Muaythai Federation will head a muaythai seminar in the beautiful city of Dean Funes, in the province of Córdoba, Argentina. The seminar will consist of 4 hours for the development of techniques, tactics and strategy of Muaythai, for both beginners and advanced students. Muaythai continues to develop and grow steadily across the country where the sport is becoming more and more popular.

Interclub Open Tournament in Spain

February 23rd, 2012

  March 3rd will see Spain's Interclub Open Tournament in Tarragona, organised under the sanctioning of IFMA Member federation Federacion Española Muaythai Krabi Krabong. The event will serve as the selection of athletes to represent Spain at the upcoming IFMA World Championships in St. Petersburg, Russia from 3-13 September 2012.

Dragon Legends fight night ‘Year of the Dragon’ event in South Africa

February 20th, 2012

March 10th will see a major event organised by the SAAMF, IFMA/WMC member national federatino in South Africa. The event will be held at the Grand Arena Grand West 6pm for 7pm will be the official launch of the YLTP project. The program will be filled with •        International ‘Muaythai Against Drugs’ title belt – South Africa vs Thailand •        South African ‘Muaythai Against Drugs’ Title belt – Mkhululi ‘MP3’ Mlanjeni  14 years of age from the ...

King of Kings 5 in England

February 20th, 2012

King of Kings 5 - will headline with the very best Cruiserweight rematch of the century. Lyndon Knowles will be facing Christian Di Paulo for the second time, but this time they will be fighting for the prestigious WMC MAD European Championship Belt. Lyndon brought their last encounter to a early stop with an elbow that opened up Christians face, which the referee would not allow him to continue. Christian is now looking for revenge! With several UKMF ...

German Embassy in Muaythai Fever

February 20th, 2012

Many diplomatic staff from embassies in Thailand try to understand more about the culture of the country they are in. Most of them do a 2 or 3 year spell in their respective countries. Martina Baues from the German Embassy in Thailand really used her time in Thailand to deeply study the art of muaythai. From May 2009 to February 2012, Martina trained an average of 4 hours a week in all aspects of muaythai, as a ...

Slovenian Muaythai League

February 20th, 2012

The Slovenian Muaythai league is an event operating under the Slovenian Muay Thai Federation, IFMA and WMC. This is mostly an amateur event with some professional fights in the mix. In its 3rd season the league will see the participation of some 18 gyms from 8 countries. It is the strongest muaythai competition in South-eastern Europe with gyms from Slovenia, Croatia, Serbia, Hungary, Czech rep., Slovakia, Germany, Poland, Italy, Holland. The league has seen a successful 2 ...

Spain Pays Respect to Nai Kanom Tom

February 20th, 2012

March 18th will see a Nai Kanom Tom Tribute gala in Catalan Spain. The event is aimed at giving a chance to both amateurs and professionals in to pay homage to one of the most revered historical muaythai figures.   Nai Khanom Tom, a warrior from Thailand's ancient capital, was captured after the Burmese sacked the city in 1767. His fighting style intrigued the Burmese king, who demanded a tournament pitting his own country's combatants against the Thai ...

Danish Championships 2012

February 20th, 2012

After a successful Danish championship last year with a large boom in fights, the Danish Championship will for the first time be held over 2 days.   The finals will be on Saturday the 3th of March 2012 at Østerbrohuset, Århusgade 103, 2100 København Ø. The event will start at 15:00 with a small opening ceremony to be followed by 19 fights.   The Danish Championships is organised by IFMA member NF the Danish Muaythai Federation under the Presidency of ...


February 16th, 2012

Journey Fight Series starts off 2012 with a great card for a great cause! Calgary’s biggest and best Muay Thai promotion returns to the Century Casino with another evening of action packed match ups! Organised by the CMTC-A, IFMA and WMC member federartion, the Journey Fight Series V will feature Jessica Gladstone from Team Smandych taking on Tiger Team's Celeste Saenz (Tijuana, Mexico) in 5 rounds of Full Muay Thai action for a Professional Muay Thai ...

Devastation in Canada!!

February 16th, 2012

March 10th, International MuayThai Gala History in the making... 4 PAMU (Pan American MuayThai Union) Titles Canada vs. Brazil and Argentina Featuring Canada's Peter Arbeau (Calgary) takes on Brazilian Champion MARCOS DENIS for the PAMU Lightmiddleweight Belt. Canada's Hakeem Dawodu (Calgary) takes on Argentinan Champion SEBASTIAN CALVO for the PAMU Superlightweight Belt. Canada's Robert Thomas (Ontario) takes on Brazilian Champion GEVERSON BERGAMO for the PAMU Cruiserweight Belt. Canada's Nicci Soutiere (Calgary) takes on Argentinan Champion RUTH AQUINO for the PAMU Women's Superlightweight Belt. Undercard ...

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