Job Advertisement: Arbitration Committee Members

Term: 2 years (renewable) Remuneration: voluntary role, with pre-agreed expenses paid Overview Independent Committee Members are required to join the IMMAF – WMMAA Arbitration Committee, responsible for the resolution of complaints and disputes. Structure • The Arbitration Committee comprises five to eight experts, including one chairperson and four members at…

Job Advertisement: Ethics Committee Members

Term: 2 years (renewable) Remuneration: voluntary role, with pre-agreed expenses paid Overview: The Ethics Committee is the panel responsible for advising the CEO and Board on the development, implementation and review of organisational procedures and policies guidelines relating to ethical issues; and whom the CEO can call upon to provide…

Azerbaijan MMA Federation Hosts Media Conference Alongside Sport Ministry as MMA Popularity Grows

Pictured above: Junior competitor Aliiskander Aliev earned a bronze medal for Azerbaijan at the 2018 IMMAF-WMMAA Unified World Championships Due to MMA’s increasing popularity in the country, the Azerbaijan MMA Federation has confirmed that a dense schedule of events and activities are to be laid out in 2019, set to accommodate MMA…

Czech and Slovak MMA Associations Commit to Collaboration Furthering National Growth

By IMMAF.org lead writer, Jorden Curran When the two international governing bodies of IMMAF and WMMAA came together in 2018, WMMAA brought with it the Slovak MMA Association (SZMMA) and the Czech Association of MMA (CSMMA). The latter is currently in the process of merger talks with IMMAF’s Czech affiliate, MMAA, whilst the SZMMA stands as the…

After World Championships Upset Team Sweden Coach Discusses Adapting For 2019

Pictured above: Steam Sweden’s Robin Roos, Andreas Gustafsson Berg and coach Jörgen Hamberg – via SMMAF|Photography Viking. By IMMAF.org lead writer, Jorden Curran The world’s number-one ranked nation in Amateur MMA will arguably host its most significant national championships in years as the Swedish MMA Federation begins preparations for its national team and…

AXS TV Unveils “Friday Night Fights” With LFA 57, Headlined By 2014 IMMAF Gold Medalist, Jose Mariscal

By IMMAF.org lead writer, Jorden Curran Former IMMAF gold medalist Jose Mariscal (pictured above, left) will headline the upcoming card of LFA 57 on January 18 as part of the major new “Friday Night Fights” unveiling by AXS TV. On January 11 AXS unveiled the launch of “Friday Night Fights” for 2019,…