Hungarian MMA Federation Secures National Sponsorship

Pictured above: Alexandra Kovacs wins gold for Hungary in the Women’s Flyweight division at the 2016 IMMAF European Open The Hungarian Mixed Martial Arts Federation (HMMAF) has today announced a new sponsorship cooperation together with one of the biggest and most influential groups on the Hungarian construction market, WHB –…

MMA Update from France

Pictured: Senator Savin (left), Bertrand Amoussou ( second left) and former judo world champion Staphanr Traineau (right) On 22 February, a press conference was held in Paris to announce some of the appointees to the government watchdog committee that will be tasked with monitoring practices in mixed martial arts and combat sports in France.…

Cyprus MMA Federation is Accepted by IMMAF

The Cyprus MMA Federation (CMMAF) has been approved as an observational member of the International Mixed Martial Arts Federation. Based in Limassol, the CMMAF was founded in 2012 to support the development of and to promote the country’s MMA athletes. The federation is managed by representative coaches from each member…

One more step towards MMA Recognition in France!

News source: http://mmaenfrance.fr/un-pas-de-plus-vers-la-reconnaissance-du-mma-en-france/ The French Secretary of State for Sport, Thierry Braillard, announced in a press release on February 14 the creation of a watchdog for emerging practices in the field of martial arts and combat sports. This mission is entrusted to the President of the Confederation of Martial Arts and Combat…

The Gold Standard: Most Decorated IMMAF European Open Champions

Pictured above: 2016 European Open Men’s Flyweight medalists, from left to right – David Fogarty (Silver), Serdar Altas (Gold), Sanan Safarli (Bronze) Since its inaugural event in 2015 the IMMAF European Open Championships have grown to become the second largest event in amateur MMA, second only to the IMMAF Worlds. The…