A closer look at the Hotel Marinela Sofia; home of the 2017 IMMAF European Open Championships

Images via Hotel-Marinela.com The 2017 IMMAF European Open Championships take place from March 28 to April 2 in Sofia, the beautiful capital of Bulgaria. The championship will be based out of the exemplary Hotel Marinela Sofia which will play host to national amateur MMA teams from around the world, housing…

MMA Jamaica Sports Federation Becomes IMMAF Member

Jamaica joins Trinidad and Tobago and the Bahamas as the third Caribbean nation to be represented under the auspices of the International Mixed Martial Arts Federation, as the IMMAF today welcomes the MMA Jamaica Sports Federation. Based in Kingston and Montego Bay, the MMA Jamaica Sports Federation (MMAJSF) was formed in…

Democratic Republic of Congo MMA Federation Joins the IMMAF Movement

  IMMAF welcomes the Democratic Republic of Congo MMA Federation (DRCMMAF) as its national representative for the governance of MMA with the DR Congo. Founded in 2013, the organization was initiated by the vision of Sensei Baygon Obutobe, one of the first Congolese residents to compete professionally in MMA, at…

IMMAF and Combat Sports Heads Welcomed by Lebanon President

Today, Friday 10 February 2017, IMMAF representatives President Kerrith Brown, CEO Densign White and Board Director Wissam Abi Nader were received by the Lebanese President Michel Aoun at the presidential palace in Beirut. National representatives from other combat sports were present, including the Lebanese MMA committee, the Brazilian Jiu jitsu Committee, the…

IMMAF Heads Comment from Bahrain Press Conference for 2017 Worlds

Holding the IMMAF World Championships outside of the United States for the first time is a significant moment for the strength of IMMAF’s global brand, believe its heads Kerrith Brown and Densign White. The fourth IMMAF World Championships of Amateur MMA is scheduled to take place during November in Manama, Bahrain. IMMAF President Kerrith…

The IMMAF Meets WMMAA

The World Mixed Martial Art Association (WMMAA) Board of Directors, headed by Vadim Finkelchtein, invited IMMAF’s CEO and President to lunch in Amsterdam this afternoon to discuss how the two organisations can have a closer collaboration. CEO Densign White posted the news on Facebook and reported a positive first meeting. Though…