MACTO CHAMPIONSHIPS JOINS SAFE MMA

(London.31st May 2015)  British voluntary medical organisation, Safe MMA, welcomes MACTO Championships as a member. Safe MMA is the medical arm of the United Kingdom Mixed Martial Arts Federation. Complying with Safe MMA criteria is the first requirement of any promotion wishing to work with the UKMMAF towards sanctioning. MACTO Championships has pledged that its…

Report on the Official Visit of President Amoussou to Cameroon

Report from Guy Bertrand Olomo of the NFSMMA.  See photo gallery below. IMMAF President, Bertrand Amoussou, visited Yaoundé in Cameroon earlier this month to meet IMMAF affiliate, the NFSMMA (the National Fighting Sports Multi-Martial Arts Association). The NFSMMA, under the council of FECAKUWUDA, has been active for some time in the promotion and popularization of MMA in the region. This…

Polish Amateur MMA Team Revealed

(29.5.15) The Polish Amateur MMA Team has been revealed for the 2015 IMMAF World Championships at UFC® International Fight Week. PLMMAF’s Pawel Harasim commented: “Our national team is complete. They are brave, they are ambitious and they will fight to win… there is no other option.” See below for the full…

Italian MMA Team for Las Vegas 2015

FIGMMA has published the details of the Italian MMA Team applying to participate in the 2015 IMMAF World Championships of Amateur MMA at UFC® International Fight Week. IMMAF is set to publish approved team lists shortly, prior to the competition. See below for Italian MMA team biographies and images: Strawweight: -52.2…

IMMAF welcomes the Japan MMA Federation

(London. May 23rd 2015) The International Mixed Martial Arts Federation (IMMAF) is excited to welcome the Japan MMA Federation (JMMAF), which is undergoing formal name change from Japan MMA License (JML). Established in 1998 by Japan’s largest professional MMA promotion PANCRASE, the Amateur MMA organisation was founded to aid the…

Interview with Daniel Isaac – All India MMA Association

A leading figure in Indian martial arts and MMA, pioneer Daniel Isaac is founder and a National Director of the All India Mixed Martial Arts Association. With more than 20 regional state federations affiliated to the organisation and with a network across Asia, the AIMMAA is a growing monster within MMA. IMMAF caught up…

IMMAF Announces Flamingo Las Vegas as Venue

2015 IMMAF World Championships of Amateur MMA at UFC® International Fight Week. (London. 19th May 2015) The International Mixed Martial Arts Federation (IMMAF) is proud to announce the preliminaries of the 2015 IMMAF World Championships of Amateur MMA at UFC® International Fight Week will be held at Flamingo Las Vegas…

IMMAF Welcomes the Turkey Martial Arts and Self-Defence Federation

( London. May 18th 2015) The International Mixed Martial Arts Federation (IMMAF) celebrates the affiliation of the Turkey Martial Arts and Self-Defence Federation, acknowledging the organisation as its representative of MMA for the Republic of Turkey. Officially recognised by the Turkish government on 19th July 2013, the federation’s core purpose is youth…