Paraguayan Olympic Committee unifies Martial Arts Federations

A “Convention of United Sports Federations” was signed earlier this month as the Paraguayan Olympic Committee hosted a historic gathering, bringing unification and cooperation between the South American nation’s various Martial Arts governing bodies. Representatives from each National Federation penned an agreement of a cooperation that will enable members of each body…

IMMAF President Kerrith Brown meets David Haye

Pictured above: IMMAF President Kerrith Brown (right) speaks with professional boxer David Haye at the BodyPower Expo in Birmingham, UK Kerrith Brown, President of the International Mixed Martial Arts Federation (IMMAF), recently met former Cruiserweight and Heavyweight Boxing World Champion David Haye when both men attended the UKMMAF National Amateur…

Sunna Rannveig Davíðsdóttir discusses her Amateur success, Invicta FC and MMA in Iceland

IMMAF.org recently caught up with former Amateur competitor and Iceland’s own Sunna Rannveig Davíðsdóttir, Flyweight Gold Medallist of the 2015 IMMAF European Open Championships, who has now revealed her transition to the professional ranks with number-one Women’s MMA promotion, Invicta FC. “It felt surreal,” explained Sunna while detailing exactly what…

Day 1 of the UKMMAF National Amateur Tournament

The UK MMA Federation (UKMMAF) kicked off its inaugural National Amateur MMA Tournament, in collaboration with BAMMA, at the 2016 BodyPower Expo in Birmingham, England, on May 14. The respective round robin tournaments are taking place across multiple weight divisions, with a host of British Amateur MMA talent, coached by the…

‘Protect your Amateur status’, says AIMMAA’s Dan Isaac

[spb_text_block pb_margin_bottom=”no” pb_border_bottom=”no” width=”1/1″ el_position=”first last”] Picture: AIMMAA official Alan Fernandes refereeing at the 2016 Bangalore Amateur Open Championship As we approach the 2016 IMMAF World Championships of Amateur MMA, Daniel Isaac, National Commissioner and Founder of the All India Mixed Martial Arts Association (AIMMAA), penned a personal message to…