We would like to thank GM Woody and GM Kevin for all the hard work making it such a huge success, during the World Martial Council (WMAC) Games during the 12th to 22nd of March 2015 at the Hau Mak National Sports Stadium, Bangkok.
This event brought so many different Martial Arts together for the first time, and we have made so many new friends, we maid mistakes but we can learn from them.
The Wmac also took the opportunity to host its World Congress, attending by a lot of members with some great Ideas and information, and proposals for the next Games.
At the World Congress, WMAC took the opportunity to award some prestigie award to some people who have shown them selves to be above and beyond the call of duty, Brian Jack got his 10th Dan for his work in JUDO, with Michael Good and Grand Master Kevin receiving the converted Presidents Pin, there is only 4 in the World with this award the highest that WMAC can present.
On Saturday the 20th September at the Malmaison Hotel in Manchester, GM Kevin Lloyd (Grand Master Muay Thai / Boran), Sensei Michael Good (8th Dan Ju-Jitsu & 2nd Dan Judo) along with Master Ronnie Green (Master Muay Thai)
These distinctions are the highest awards bestowed by the World Martial Arts Council
I would like to Thank The President of the World Martial Arts Council Mr Alan Foster, for giving me this very Special Prestigious Award, The Roll of Honour Award, which I believe has only ever been given to 5 People in the long history of WMAC.
I must congratulate the C.Y.M.T.F and it’s President Mr Sakis Siakopoulos along with Master Kyriakos Christofi, for having the vision in bringing Grand Master Kevin Lloyd from England who is the Vice President and General Secrtary of the World Muay Boran Federation (W.M.B.F).
He conducting workshops for the Master, Kru Yais and Krus, along with seminars for all Krus and student, they also looked at updating there knowledge for the rules and regulations of Muay Boran, the new rules have been updated to allow all athletes taking part to use all the weapons along with throws sweeps and drops in combat.
The seminar for rules and regulations were under the WMBF & WMO to cover all aspects including Amateur Pro-am and Professional.
CYPRUS SUCCESS, I was Honoured with a presentation of a engraved shield at the Opening Ceremony at the start of the Seminar by the President of the C.Y.M.T.F of Cyprus, Mr Sakis Siakopoulos and Master Kyriakos Christofi along with all the Kru Yai’s & Kru’s from 16 gyms from the federation from all over Cyprus, there students attended 3 seminars, the 1st was a seminar and workshop for the Kru Yai and Kru’s the 2nd was for both Teachers and Students and the 3rd was for Referee & Judges under WMBF & WMO rules & regulations, with a total of over 200 attending over the weekend, I would like to thank everyone for all your nice comments and for making us so welcome on our visit .
The Seminars were also very successful, with over 200 taking part over the full weekend.
Things are looking up, with many Countries are asking for seminars, we are helping them bring what they want, Cyprus and India are just 2 of the latest countries to conduct them, with Brazil and others in the near future.
Tournaments are also taking place all over the World, Italy and other are working on them
The Chairman of the KMA Chinawut Sirisompan (GM Woody) would like to inform everyone of the structure of the KMA and also advise ALL members rules and membership dose not give you the right to do anything without permission, please read attached letters.