Approved Championships & Events

Following events and championships have been approved by IMA and issued and official IMA License.

The Danish Massage Championship (March 2-3, 2024) 

The Swiss Massage Championship (March 9-10, 2024)

The Vietnamese Massage Championship (March 22-24, 2024)

Serbian Massage Championship (April 20-21, 2024)

Polish Massage Championship (April 27-28, 2024)

Canadian Massage Championship (May 4-5, 2024)

Central Asia Massage Championship (May 10-12, 2024) (Kazakhstan)

The European Massage Championship (May 24-26, 2024)

The Balkan Massage Championship (Serbia) (May 25-26, 2024)

Japan Massage Championship June 4-6, 2024

American Massage Championships (July 12-14, 2024)

The Georgian Massage Championship (September 27-29, 2024)

The Nordic Countries Massage Championship (Oktober 4-5, 2024)

The Czech Republic Massage Championship (October 19, 2024)

The Romania Massage Championship (November 3-5. 2024)


Other IMA Recommended Events:

IMA Massage Video Awards (June)

TOPSPAFEST the Greatest Spa and Wellness Festival

World Massage Festival (USA)

The World Wellness Weekend (September)

The European Massage Association


New Dates to be confirmed of other events:

The Moldovian International Massage Festival 

The Norwegian Massage Championship

International & National Turkish Massage Championship

Student Massage Olympiad

World Association of Nuad Thai Championship

Massage World Cup (Video competition) 

The following schools are approved by The International Massage Association and highly recommended as education institutions of massage and marketing .

The following persons are approved and highly recommended as teachers in massage and marketing by The International Massage Association.

  • Alexis Brua, France, specialized in Freestyle massage Facebook
  • Christina Blei-Amatdoelrasit, Netherlands, specialized in chair massage Facebook
  • Andrey Syrchenko, Russia, specialized in Spa massage Facebook
  • Motoc Iulian, Romania, specialized in Swedish massage Facebook
  • Elena Bondarenko, Russia, specialized in Freestyle massage and Face massage Facebook
  • Jean-Guy De Gabriac, France/Belgium specialized in Spa massage Facebook
  • Jidapha Wilkinson, UK, specialized in Wellness massage and Asian massage Facebook
  • Jill K. Berkana, USA, Freestyle massage  Facebook
  • Konstandina Makri, Greece, Swedish massage Facebook
  • Ryan Hoyme, USA, specialized in Freestyle massage, Elearning and Maketing Facebook
  • Susan Findlay, UK, specialized in Sportsmassage Facebook
  • Vaida Borkertiene, Lithuania, specialized in Swedish massage Facebook
  • Maria Filatova, Russia, specialized in Maketing and Service Facebook
  • Thippawan Noree, specialized in Thai and Swedish Massage Facebook
  • Joe Lavin, USA, specialized in Multidimensional Massage Techniques, Facebook 
  • Tracey Windmill, USA, specialized in Multidimensional Massage Techniques Facebook
  • Andrea Putrino, Germany, specialized in Thai massage Facebook
  • Robie Valenzuela, Argentina, specialized in Swedish and Lomi Lomi massage. Website
  • Susan Wickmand, Denmark, specialized in Swedish Massage. Website
  • Simone Tunney, England specialized in Swedish and Deep tissue Massage. Facebook
  • Violeta Munteanu, Belgium specialized in Wellness and Deep tissue Massage. Facebook
  • Chutima Hälg, Thailand, specialized in Thai massage. Website
  • Radu Dragan, Romania, specialized in Orthopedic Manual Therapy. Website
  • Kinga Jenei, Hungary, specialized in Chair massage and Freestyle Massage LinkedIn


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