“WAKO kickboxing Women against Cancer” Campaign
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“WAKO kickboxing Women against Cancer” Campaign

Exactly one year ago WAKO kickboxing has started the social campaign “WAKO WOMEN AGAINST CANCER”  which has started  in occasion of POINT FIGHTING CUP Tournament, in Castellanza (VA), Italy, on 1st and 2nd April 2017 and went on during Yokoso Duch Open in Amsterdam,  to promote PREVENTION as the main method fighting breast cancer and […]

FIAS at the AIPS Congress 2017
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FIAS at the AIPS Congress 2017

The International SAMBO Federation (FIAS) participated at the 80th Congress of the International Sports Press Association (AIPS) from 10 to 12 of May 2017 in Seoul – PyeongChang, Republic of Korea.

BALKAN OPEN 2017
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BALKAN OPEN 2017

Balkan Open 2017 held in Tesanj 05-06.05.2017 / Bosnia and Herzegovina.   Participation number  of competitors – 354. Number of clubs 71, number of countries 10. WAKO supervisor was Mr.Srđan Bugarčić from Serbia. Delegate Kickboxing Federation Bosnia and Herzegovina Mr.Salko Zildžić. Chief judge Neđo Bratić,Bosnia and Herzegovina Competition held on 4 tatamis and 1 ring. […]

Austrian Classics Kickboxing World Cup
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Austrian Classics Kickboxing World Cup

Innsbruck, 21st-23rd April 2017                           20th Anniversary for great kickboxing tournament this year was a celebration of sport and fair play. 32 WAKO nations represented with 2176 entries in the event from 242 clubs made this Austrian Classics special again. K1, Full contact, kick […]

Turkish Open International Kickboxing Tournament
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Turkish Open International Kickboxing Tournament

The 2nd International Open Kick Boxing Tournament was held between 06-09 April 2017 in Turkey-Antalya. 700 athletes from 14 countries participated in the event in 1200 categories.                  The tournament was held at the WOW Kremline Palace, one of the best hotels of the world famous tourism city of […]

Hats off to ICU and IFMA
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Hats off to ICU and IFMA

A special celebration took place celebrating the recognition of the International Cheer Union and the International Federation Muaythai Amateur. It was a truly memorable night with over 300 sport personalities there to congratulate both sporting federations. SportAccord/GAISF President Patrick Baumann, IWGA President Jose Perurena, FISU President Oleg Matytsin, ARISF President, Raffaele Chiulli, IOC Sport Director […]

Combat Games Meeting a Big Success
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Combat Games Meeting a Big Success

The world recognized Combat Sports and Martial Arts IF leaders convened for the Combat Games meeting under the leadership of the Combat Games Commission. The meeting, held on the 6th of April during the SportAccord Convention was hailed a huge success with the World Combat Games set to return in 2019 after the show of overwhelming support by […]

IOC President key note speaker at the AIMS Conference 2017
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IOC President key note speaker at the AIMS Conference 2017

The AIMS Conference has become an important and unique part of the yearly SportAccord Convention. This year, the theme was the Social Responsibility and Cooperation of Sporting Federations. The AIMS family, under the presidency of SportAccord / GAISF  Vice President Stephan Fox welcomed many keynote speakers and presenters. The Conference was opened by SportAccord / […]