Referees' seminar in Tehran by Mr. Abdul Rahman ElRayess under the WKA fighting rules.
On February 28 and 29 of 2008, Mr. Abdul Rahman ElRayess, president of the LFKS, delivered the seminar in the Athletic Training Center for the Iranian Referees and Judges in Tehran - Iran by invitation from Mr. Ali Ghaffari, WKA Iran representative. Mr. Abdul Rahman ElRayess gave lectures that explained the rules and conditions of the kickboxing competitions following the World Kickboxing Association (WKA) standards.
Around 200 male and female judges and referrers attended the seminar. They came from different provinces in Iran. In addition, members from the Iranian Judges committee participated as well in the presence of Mr. Ali Ghaffari.
Also Mr. Mohammad Hadi Houssam, president of the Athletic Training Center, attended one of the sessions. He awarded a special traditional Iranian trophy that is hand made.Mr. Abdul Rahman ElRayess was honored with this trophy as a result of his services to the Iranian Kickboxing through giving out yearly lectures and also providing assistant to the kickboxing local and international committees.
Toward the end of the seminar all participants took the theoretical and practical tests. Participants were given attendance certificates.