CABMMA announces use of Instant Replay for MMA bouts

The Brazilian MMA Athletic Commission (CABMMA), Brazil’s member representative to IMMAF, announced yesterday that the national governing body for MMA would make use of Instant Replay to identify potential fouls that resulted in a bout stoppage, during recorded events. Taking place with immediate effect, CABMMA revealed that guidelines are in…

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IMMAF Partner SAFEJAWZ is Shortlisted for Great British Entrepreneur Award

Pictured above: Ewan Jones and George Dyer of IMMAF licensing partner, SAFEJAWZ Mouthguards, at the 2015 IMMAF European Open Ewan Jones and George Dyer of IMMAF licensing partner, SAFEJAWZ Mouthguards, have been shortlisted for a Great British Entrepreneur Award, in association with NatWest bank. Ewan and George started SAFEJAWZ mouthguards just over…

Marc Goddard: Unifying IMMAF & ABC in certification of MMA officials

Renowned MMA referee and head of the IMMAF Technical Committee, Marc Goddard, shared insight on recent developments with the USA’s Association of Boxing Commissions (ABC), who he explains have expressed an interest in developing further education and certification for MMA officials, based on the official IMMAF certification courses designed and…

IMMAF Expands African Membership as Ghana MMA Federation Signs Up

The International Mixed Martial Arts Federation (IMMAF) has expanded its African Membership with the signing of the Ghana Mixed Martial Arts Federation (GHAMMAF). The GHAMMAF received official endorsement from IMMAF following its public launch last week by Ghana’s National Sports Authority at the Media Center inside Accra Sports Stadium. The…

IMMAF Renews Media Distribution Partnership with Broadreach Media

The International MMA Federation (IMMAF) has renewed its long-term partnership with Lausanne-based media agency, Broadreach Media. The renewal builds on a collaboration first initiated in 2014. In that period, IMMAF has created a series of events including World Amateur MMA Championships and European Open Amateur MMA Championships and achieved a…

Overwhelming success at India’s biggest Amateur MMA event of the year

India’s AIMMAA National Amateur MMA Championships produced a stunning showcase of competition in the city of Bangalore, within the South Western state Karnataka. Taking place at the Rajiv Gandhi Indoor stadium from September 30 to October 2, India’s largest and oldest MMA association and IMMAF affiliate, the All India Mixed…

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Greenhill Continues Support as IMMAF Official Equipment Supplier

for the 2016 IMMAF European Open Championships The International Mixed Martial Arts Federation (IMMAF) is proud to announce Greenhill as its official equipment supplier for the 2016 IMMAF European Open Championships. The 5 day amateur MMA tournament takes place from the 22 to 26 November at the Arena of Sparta in Prague, Czech Republic.…

Medical safety standards at a high for Portugal’s MMA championships

Medical safety standards for amateur MMA in Portugal will continue at an all time high under The Portuguese MMA Athletic Commission (CAPMMA) and will be on display this weekend at the CAPMMA National Amateur MMA Championships. Bouts featuring in the national competition will also serve as qualifying for the upcoming…