Great steps forward for the Belgian Federation

In May 2012 the Belgian MMA Federation (BMMAF) joined the IMMAF. After several years of carrying out many of the tasks of a national federation but without a formal position, the former Belgian Shooto and MMA Federation was given official recognition and the task of representing Belgium in the international…

US Federation initiates amateur MMA tryouts

The IMMAF member federation in the U.S.A., the USAMMAF, has been busy since the summer of 2012 setting up a structure to manage the large country consisting of 50 states. State representatives have been assigned and volunteers with a wide range of skills have been added to the organization. Being…

France joins the IMMAF

With the latest membership addition the IMMAF solidifies a strong presence in Europe. We are proud to present Commission National de Mixed Martial Arts, the national federation representing MMA in France. One of the largest countries in Europe, France is also a nation with deep roots in the martial arts…

Irish federation gets full political support

Since getting observation member status in June 2012 the Mixed Martial Arts Federation Ireland (MMAFI) has focused on gaining political support for the sport and the federation, and last week this hard work paid off as the MMAFI made a major breakthrough. On Wednesday the 13th of March an unprecedented…