Greek team in the world championship of WMO in Thailand
(Photo: instructors kru Yai Kostas Theodoulou, Marinos Katis, Theodore Pliakos and Elias Lambrou accompany their fighters)
The league made by the WMBF – WMO, that is taking place in Bangkok every March. For first time, in Thailand, participated also the Greek team that represented us at the World Championship.
The first four fighters from the Greek team, who fought the first day of the World Championship, made excellent performances.
• Tasos Merko in -54 kg (vs. opponent from Philippines)
• Vincent Moskant in -75 kg (vs. opponent from England)
• Dimitris Giannakopoulos in -75 kg (vs. opponent from Spain)
• George Constantinidis in -81 kg (vs. opponent from Holland)
The two Greek fighters of Kostas Theodoulou, Petros and Giorgos Papoutsakis presented an impressive demonstration on Muay Boran.
Further, in honor of Thai and Russian Generals held an impressive demonstration.
Fighter George Constantinidis with his instructor kru Yai Kostas Theodoulou rightly smile after the win of the 3rd place.
March 17: International Day of Muay Thai. All the great teachers are giving blessings to the practitioners from all federations. Hospitality with traditional food and spectacle of the history of the old capital of Ayutthaya old capital.
(Photographs from the Greek participation …)
For the first time ever, the Greek national team had so much participation of clubs and fighters. More specifically: 7 clubs, 7 coaches, 18 athletes and 2 heads.
With such a large turnout, the National Team gathered the following medals: one gold, 8 silver, 7 bronze, 1st place in Muay Boran contest, 2nd place in the Wai Kru and 3rd place in Muay kardchiek. Also, 2nd and 4th in Angels Warriors!
Congratulations to the Greek team that managed to impress!!!