Putin stripped of martial arts honors

Russian President Vladimir Putin lost two martial arts honors as the result of the Russian invasion of Ukraine. He was suspended from his role as honorary president of the IJF, and stripped of his honorary 9th dan black belt by World Taekwondo.


The Road to Tokyo: From Martial Art to Olympic Sport - PART 5

(ATR) IJF Road to Tokyo: From Martial art to olympic sport- fourth of five articles about judo.

Balich Brings Olympic Experience to Ashgabat 2017 Ceremonies

(ATR) Balich Worldwide Shows will open the 2017 Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games in Turkmenistan.

Ashgabat 2017 Launches First Stars Volunteer Programme

The Ashgabat 2017 volunteer journey begins for the 5th Asian Indoor Athletics and Martial Arts Games is launched.

Ashgabat 2017 welcomes delegates for NOC Open Day

Representatives of five NOC's visited the Ashgabat Olympic Complex during the first NOC Open Day. 

New Round of LA84 Grants Support Array of Youth Sports Programs

The LA84 Foundation today announced grants that will help provide highly-needed facilities, staff and equipment for a wide array of youth sports programs across Southern California, including cycling, running, soccer, martial arts, swimming, and rowing, among others.

France Makes History as MMA Cage and Unified Rules Are Used for the First Time

Last night on 19th September for the very first time on French soil, World Warriors Fighting Championship held a martial arts event under the Unified Rules of Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) and in a caged MMA ring.

Laureus football legend Raul takes a jujitsu lesson to inspire young New Yorkers

Spanish football legend and Laureus Ambassador Raúl, currently a star of the New York Cosmos team, delighted youngsters today on a visit to a deprived area of the Bronx, when he tried his skills in the very different world of martial arts and jiujitsu.

UFC Partners With International Mixed Martial Arts Federation To Support Growth of MMA

Karate 1 Premier League Okinawa - Back to the roots of Karate

The World Karate Federation files this sponsored content from Okinawa, Japan, the birthplace of Karate.

Fight for Peace launches UK Alumni Programme (UKAP)

Fight for Peace outlines future vision at 11 Downing Street networking event

Fourth Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games

Asian Indoor Games

Bahrain's National Bowling Teams Prepare for the Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games (AIMAG)

Fourth Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games (AIMAG) to be held in Incheon, South Korea

WTF President awards black belt to Secretary-General Ban KI-Moon

Olympic Briefs -- OCA Congress Postponed; Woods Supports Golf Bid

(ATR) The Olympic Council of Asia has postponed congress and martial arts games in Thailand...Elite golfers show support for golf's bid for the 2016 Summer Olympics

World Briefs-- Martial Arts Games for Beijing; Boxing Honors for 2008; USA Track & Field Sets Olympic Goals

(ATR) The first-ever Martial Arts Games are set for Beijing in 2010, AIBA honors its top boxers for 2008, but not without some controversy and USA Track and Field vows to do better in London.