2017 IKF WORLD CLASSIC
AMATEUR MUAY THAI - KICKBOXING
WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS
July 21st, 22nd & 23rd, 2017.

Orlando, Florida, USA

HEALTH & SAFETY AT THE IKF WORLD CLASSIC
DOCTORS, AMBULANCE
PARAMEDIC STAFF & MEDICAL INSURANCE


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RINGSIDE DOCTORS

The IKF World Classic has Always had
extensive Medical coverage for the
Health and Safety of each participating fighter.
EACH of our rings has a FULL Medical staff
assigned to it which include a
Ringside Doctor, Paramedic and EMT.

Heading up our IKF World Classic
Medical crew is Hall of Fame Doctor
Dr. Allen Fields.

Dr. Allan Fields is the Chief Medical Advisor for
IKF Kickboxing and ISCF MMA.
He is also the Chief Medical Advisor for many fight sport
sanctioning bodies
(Boxing, Kickboxing, Muay Thai & Mixed Martial Arts)
such as the Florida Kickboxing and Karate Association,
the Florida Gold Coast Boxing Association,
the International Sport Karate/Kickboxing Association
and many other fight sport organizations.
He has also been the Chief Medical Advisor
and Chief Ringside Physician for the
State of Florida Athletic Commission
and has been an integral part of developing
Ringside Physicians around the globe in all fight sports.
He was inducted into the
Florida Boxing Hall of Fame in 2009.

TO READ MORE CLICK HERE.

Dr. Fields oversees an
Excellent Staff of Association of Ringside Physicians
every year which have included
Dr. Richard Hill, Dr. Steve Lebhar
Dr. Tim P. Carlson & Dr. Jerry Obed.

Along with health and safety being covered at ringside,
the IKF also has a Triage Room set up to
check fighters who may have just been injured in a bout,
stopped by KO or TKO or who just may need some
sort of Medical attention.
This room is staffed by yet another medical crew.



www.Ringsidearp.org

AMBULANCE & STAFF

As in previous years, the IKF will have
TWO ALS Ambulances on site during the
Tournament and THREE Full Ambulance crews,
one to oversee each ring.

AMR
American Medical Response

of Orlando, Florida
(Previously Rurl Metro) will, as always, handle these duties.
Below are the detailed description of their coverage.

Advanced Life Support (ALS)
Capable and equipped for...
Advanced life saving
Airway management
IV/medication delivery/ advanced cardiac care
Lifepack 12: monitoring/pacing/defibrillation.
Paramedics who function regularly in the 911 system.

DESIGNATED AMBULANCE
Unit on site for purpose of rendering medical care
in the event a participant required care staffed with a.
Paramedic and EMT.

AMR of Central Florida
2 ALS Designated Ambulance units.
THREE Ring Crews
(One Crew For Each Competition Ring)
3 Paramedics & 3 EMT's.

EQUIPMENT
All staff will come with both basic and
advanced life support equipment according
to their scope of practice.
In addition, there will be:
A Sharps box, Red bag O2 tank with NRB attached,
as required by the boxing commission, in each of the 2 locker rooms.

STANDARD PROCEDURE
**If a transport is necessary, the "Designated Ambulance"
crew will call for a transport unit as soon as it is apparent
there may be a transport.
**If the patient is ready to be transported and is critical,
the "Designated Ambulance" unit will transport and the responding
unit will become the "Designated Ambulance" until their return.
**If the patient is not critical, the responding unit will transport
when they arrive on scene and the "Designated Ambulance"
unit will remain on site.

SCHEDULED TIMES
If the event runs over the scheduled time,
all crews will remain on scene until released by
Chief Event Physician, Dr. Allan Fields.

AMR
American Medical Response
of Orlando, Florida
4728 Old Winter Garden Road, Orlando, Florida
AMR Contact Persons
Steve Cerovich OR Laura Presto
AMR of Florida
Office: 407-578-9760.

www.AMR.net

MEDICAL INSURANCE

The IKF World Classic Is The ONLY
Kickboxing / Muay Thai Tournament
That covers every fighter with
Fighter Medical Insurance!

F.L DEAN SPORTS INSURANCE
Is the ONLY Sports Insurance Company the
IKF has ever endorsed and recommended.

They are the Exclusive Insurance provider for the
IKF World Classic
and other IKF Tournaments such as the
IKF East Coast Classic and the
IKF West Clast Classic. They provide both
Liability and Fighter Medical Insurance
as well as sport medical insurance for pretty much
any type of sporting event around the Nation.

F.L DEAN Also provides insurance for
Fight Sport Promoters & Gyms.
For more info go to their website at
www.FDean.com


FIGHTERS MANDATORY REQUIREMENT
All Fighters are required to have a FULL Fighter's Physical "PRIOR" to their ARRIVAL to this years 2017 IKF World Classic, by a Licensed Physician (MD OR DO).
IF YOU WISH TO HAVE IT DONE AT WEIGH-INS YOU WILL PAY THE DOCTOR DIRECTLY AND THE FEE IS $50.00 - CASH PAYMENTS ONLY.
You must bring your "COMPLETED" Physical Form with you to the Tournament registrations and present for approval to the IKF Physician conducting your pre-fight physical on Friday, July 21st.
YOUR IKF PHYSICAL FORM CAN BE ATTAINED BY CLICKING
"HERE"


FIGHTERS OVER AGE 40


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