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The Alliance of Independent recognised Members of Sport (AIMS) was found in 2009 by the 23 non- IOC…

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The Alliance of Independent recognised Members of Sport (AIMS) was found in 2009 by the 23 non- IOC recognised members of SportAccord and is the fourth group in SportAccord along side ARISF, ASOIF and AIOWF. The aims of AIMS is to strengthen each individual sport, combine expertise, share knowledge and maintain close cooperation with the International Olympic Committee (IOC), so that the individual sport will achieve official recognition from the IOC. 

IFMA celebrates its IOC Recognition in a Successful Press Conference in Bangkok
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IFMA celebrates its IOC Recognition in a Successful Press Conference in Bangkok

Yesterday’s Press Conference hosted by IFMA to announce and celebrate their recent IOC recognition was one that was watched by IFMA members, stakeholders, muaythai fans and members of the world sporting family across the globe. Both international and national press and media filled the Grand Ballroom at the Grande Sheraton Sukhumvit Hotel together with honoured […]

Muaythai Receives IOC Recognition
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Muaythai Receives IOC Recognition

Muaythai is a martial art and combat sport with over 1,000 years of tradition, but December 6th 2016 will shape the next 1,000 years, as muaythai was granted provisional recognition by the IOC Executive Board. In an official letter to IFMA President Dr. Sakchye Tapsuwan, the IOC congratulated IFMA “on its achievements in the development of […]

AIMS congratulates Cheer and Muaythai!
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AIMS congratulates Cheer and Muaythai!

AIMS would like to congratulate Cheerleading (ICU) and Muaythai (IFMA) on receiving provisional recognition from the International Olympic Committee on the 6th of December 2016. AIMS wishes these members the best as they continue their journeys in sporting excellence and move on to ARISF. We hope that these two sports will continue to support and guide AIMS […]

AIMS Council Meeting in Lausanne
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AIMS Council Meeting in Lausanne

The AIMS council met in Lausanne at the Maison du Sport Internationale. Many important issues were discussed, AIMS President gave a detailed report on the SportAccord Council meeting, including decisions taken by the Council. AIMS General Secretary, Dr. Zimmermann made an administrative report, while the various commissions, headed by Dr Gabriel discussed plans on future […]

IOC 2016 Awards Women in Sport
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IOC 2016 Awards Women in Sport

It was a truly auspicious night at the IOC 2016 Awards Women in Sport, honouring outstanding individuals in their contribution towards women in sports. The Awards were introduced in 2000 to recognise the outstanding achievements and contributions of those who promote gender equality in sport. For the first time in history, the  IOC gave it’s top award the IOC Women […]

AIMS at the SportAccord IF Forum 2016
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AIMS at the SportAccord IF Forum 2016

AIMS members are geared up and ready for the Annual SportAccord International Federation (IF) Forum 2016 from November 9-11, at the Royal Savoy Hotel in Lausanne. This will be the 10th edition of an IF Forum, that has over the years been a gathering of great value to international sports federations. The forum has provided […]

IOC President meets AIMS Member Sports
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IOC President meets AIMS Member Sports

Just six months ago, the IOC signed an important MoU for AIMS’ provisional membership, in which AIMS and the 23 international member federations were acknowledged in their role especially in the fields of the development of sport and it’s promotion and support for athletes which are all very much in line with the Agenda 2020 […]

IFMA’s Young Athletes UNiTE to End Violence Against Women
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IFMA’s Young Athletes UNiTE to End Violence Against Women

IFMA and the sport of Muaythai stands proud of the collaboration with UN Women Asia and the Pacific in the UNiTE to End Violence Against Women Campaign. We are proud of our champions who continue to be role models in changing and redefining attitudes towards women and girls. Read about our latest collaboration with UN Women at our […]

AIMS Congratulates President Theodoropoulos
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AIMS Congratulates President Theodoropoulos

AIMS would like to congratulate AIMS Vice President Mr. Panagiotis Theodoropoulos on his re-election as President of JJIF by the JJIF Congress. The sport of Ju-Jitsu has seen great development under Mr Theodoropoulos’ presidency and we wish him another successful term as he continues to take the sport of Ju-Jitsu to it’s highest recognition.

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