AIMMAA introduces certification system for MMA coaches in India

Recently IMMAF.org interviewed the All India Mixed Martial Arts Association (AIMMAA) National Commissioner Daniel Isaac, who highlighted the positive developments and strong momentum that continues to build for MMA regulation in India under the stewardship of the AIMMAA and its national backing from India’s government – click HERE for the article. AIMMAA is one of IMMAF’s most active…

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Romanian Team Tryouts Live Broadcast Tonight

Tonight, February 29 2016, under the name of “MMA Division – RMMAF SERIES 9″, the Romanian MMA Federation (RMMAF) hosts the first stage of its national tryouts for IMMAF events in 2016 at the Globus Circus, in Bucharest. It is the first time in Romania that a qualifying stage for the IMMAF Amateur MMA…

UFC Fight Night Preview: Silva vs. Bisping

The UFC makes its long awaited return to London on February 27 with UFC Fight Night: Silva vs. Bisping taking place at the O2 Arena, shadow sanctioned by the United Kingdom Mixed Martial Arts Federation. Europe’s UFC fanbase has been treated to a rare competitive appearance from former UFC middleweight…

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IMMAF Forms Coaching Committee

Pictured: Coaching Committee Interim Chairman, Danny Corr The International MMA Federation has launched a panel tasked with the establishment of its Coaching Committee. The committee will sit alongside IMMAF’s other expert technical committees; its Regulatory Affairs Committee, its Medical and Anti-doping Committees and its Arbitration Committee, currently under different stages…

Growing the AIMMAA, India’s ‘Well Oiled Machine’

Picture: AIMMAA team members  The All India Mixed Martial Arts Association (AIMMAA) serves as one of IMMAF’s busiest members with active government supported regulation across the nation. With the second largest population on Earth, India has the great potential to be a giant of the MMA landscape with an ever…

Belfast City Council Backs Youth MMA Centre Of Excellence

Pictured: Leah McCourt takes Gold for Northern Ireland in the 2015 IMMAF European Open Championships A unique and groundbreaking project for the world of MMA is nearing its final developmental stages in Northern Ireland. The project will see an MMA Centre of Excellence established in one of the most deprived areas…

Joe Clifford talks cutman courses & his combat sport journey

Picture: Joe Clifford (center, left) with members of the CFMMA at his course in Paris In recent years veteran Irish cutman Joe Clifford has seen a tremendous increase in demand for his Cutman Course which is now approved by Safe MMA and the IMMAF. The course has hosted a diverse attendance over the years including fighters, coaches, officials…

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As WMMAA accepts Pro athletes, IMMAF becomes sole international body for Amateur MMA

With 50 member nations under its umbrella the International Mixed Martial Arts Federation (IMMAF) is now the world’s only international Mixed Martial Arts governing body dedicated solely to the development of genuine amateur competitors from the grassroots upwards. On February 8th the World MMA Association, who had previously provided a…