IKF Asia: Refree Training Seminar

IKF Kickboxing Asia today held a training seminar for martial arts referees.

The speakers at this seminar were Shihan Amir Mosadegh and Master Hamidreza Hejazi and was taught by Master Bahram Jodari, Iranian Martial Arts Federation Referee Committee. More than 40 referees from around Iran attended this seminar and were educated about the mos recent rules and regulations of IKF Kickboxing.

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Farewell Party for Mr Perfect, 4-time World K-1 Champion

img 2890 copy 300x200 Farewell Party for Mr Perfect, 4 time World K 1 ChampionIranian Sports community experienced a huge revolution yesterday, as the biggest and brightest martial arts superstar, Ernesto Hoost, visited Iran.

Mr. Perfect is a 4-time K-1 World Champion. He attended two training sessions for more than 600 male and female fighters and left a sensational memory for everyone here.

On the last night of his stay in Iran, a memorable ceremony was held for Mr. Ernesto Hoost and Master Laurent Daussy, who is one of the prominant Karate Coaches in Neterlands.

That was a very memorable night for the Iranian martial arts family.

Shihan Amir Mosadegh has a final meeting with Mr. Hoost and his programs manager about IKF and kickboxing in Asia and some exchanges were made about future cooperations between IKF Asia and Mr. Hoost’s Organization.

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K-1 Champion Ernesto Hoost holds training for Iranian Female fighters

Yesterday, IKF Asia representative and PIMAF president, Shihan Amir Mosadegh together with Iranian Martial Arts Federation, welcomed Grand Master Ernesto Hoost in Tehran and held a training session for Iranian female fighters.

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PIMAF welcomes Ernesto Hoost to Iran

img 2666 300x200 PIMAF welcomes Ernesto Hoost to IranIranian Sports community experienced a huge revolution yesterday, as the biggest and brightest martial arts superstar, Ernesto Hoost, visited Iran. He is called “Mister Perfect”, which all martial arts experts agree that it really suits his character.

Mr. Hoost had been invited to Iran by Iranian Martial Arts Federation through Dr. Abedi. He organized the whole stay of Mr Perfect in Iran and did a very fine job with coordinating a smooth ceremony in his honor.

The chairman of Iranian Martial Arts Federation, Mr Mohammad Noohi together with IKF Asia representative and PIMAF president, Shihan Amir Mosadegh, welcomed Grand Master Ernesto Hoost in Tehran and hosted two seminars and a training session for Iranian fans.

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PIMAF Presents: Full Contact Karate Championships

dsc02355 300x225 PIMAF Presents: Full Contact Karate ChampionshipsPIMAF represented IKF last week for Full Contact Championships, held here in Tehran. This event was sponsored and supported by Queen Kian and Nokian Tyres.  Fighters from 4 age groups gathered here and competed in various weights according to IKF standards.

Among more than 200 fighters from all over Iran, Tehran Team received 4 gold, 3 silver and 7 bronze medals and won the first place in this event. Tehran Team was coached by Mostafa Mosadegh and Mohammad Mosadegh.

The prizes were given to winners by Masters Mostafa Mosadegh, Behrooz Mohammad & Sajjad Ghobadinejad who are prominent Iranian champions.

During this event, some promising new faces were introduced to the full contact style of the IKF.

The event was concluded by a special speech made by Shihan Amir Mosadegh to the contestants on growth and promotion of IKF’s missions in Asia and Iran. The speech was warmly greeted by the audience and at the end, he spent some time answering questions on IKF and it’s programs.

Amir Mosadegh Appointed as IKF Kickboxing Agent in Iran and Asia

ikf logo Amir Mosadegh Appointed as IKF Kickboxing Agent in Iran and AsiaMaster Amir Mosadegh has been appointed by Steve Fossum, as IKF Kickboxing Official agent in Iran and Asia. You can read more about it here.

Master Fossum is the chairman of IKF Kickboxing.

More updates and news to be posted soon.

PIMAF to host International Kickboxing Championship event in Tehran

Persian International Martial Arts Federation is to host an international kickboxing championship event here in Tehran. PIMAF’s chariman, Master Amir Mosadegh will be in Turkey next month to make the necessary arrangements.

We will keep you updated on further details through this web site. Visit us often!

PIMAF Presents: World Kickboxing and Muay Thai Boxing Championships in Tehran

Persian International Martial Arts Federation (PIMAF) is proud to announce the completion of World Kickboxing and Muay Thai Boxing Championships.

This event was held in the first week of December. Shirudi stadium in Tehran was the host of this glorious event and it was where some of the greatest champions of the world gathered to test their mights.

Among the guests of honours were Mr Noohi, Chairman of Iranian Martial Arts Federation, Mr Ahmadi, general secretary to the Iranian Martial Arts Federation, Mr Walid Kassas, Deputy Chairman of World Kickboxing Federation, Mr Jean Pascal Kinda, Head of Burkina Faso’s National Olympic Committee, Mr Khalil Ahmed Khan, head of Asian JuJitsu Belt Wrestling Federation, Mr Masato Kitade, Member of Japan’s National Olympic Committee, Mr Rahim Mosadegh, Senior Founder of PIMAF and many other officials.

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Iranian Kyokushin karate team shines in Japan

Iran’s Kyokushin karate team stood first in the international kyokushinkai karate competitions in Japan on Sunday.

Four Iranian Kyokushin karatekas including Hossein Parvari, Sajjad Heidari, Saeed Safari and Rouya Broumand participated in the contests.

The competitions were held in Tokyo from November 29-30.

Kyokushinkai is a style of stand-up, full contact karate, founded in 1964 by Masutatsu Oyama.

Kyokushinkai is Japanese word for “the society of the ultimate truth.” It is rooted in a philosophy of self-improvement, discipline and hard training.

Iran’s Women Karate National team to attend Indian int’l competitions

Iran’s Women Karate National team will leave for India Wednesday evening to attend international competitions in India.

The matches will be hosted by India’s Hyderabad’s city on coming Saturday and Sunday while 26 countries including Iran will participate in the competitions.

The Deputy Head of Iran’s Karate Federation for Women Eshrat Shah Mohammadi said 12 Iranian Karate players headed by Tehran’s Karate delegation will walk on tatami mat to compete with opponents.

She also said dispatching the team to India mainly aims at receiving more experience and recognizing strong and weak points of the team members.

She expressed hope the team could receive satisfactory results.