Decision in IMMAF Doping Case – Jamie Herrington

(London. 25 October 2016) An independent tribunal appointed by the International Mixed Martial Arts Federation (IMMAF) has found that Ms Jamie Herrington from Canada, (Gold Medallist in the 145lb division), committed an Anti-Doping Rule Violation at the 2015 IMMAF World Championships of Amateur MMA in Las Vegas. As result, a…

Mouthguard

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…

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…

Greenhill

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.…

MMA France

MMA in France: Approaching the End of the Ban?

Translated from the AFP (French Press Agency) article published by Le Point on the 16th September 2016 The popular but also violent MMA ( mixed martial arts) could quickly get de facto recognition in France, despite fierce opposition from successive ministers of sports. A parliamentary report commissioned in April by Prime Minister…

Kerrith Brown

IMMAF President Applauds ONE Championship Rules Change

Pictured: IMMAF President Kerrith Brown It has been reported today that Asian MMA powerhouse, ONE Championship, has banned the controversial use of soccer kicks of grounded opponents from its matches. The decision was reported at rappler.com following an announcement by ONE Championship chairman, Chatri Sityodtong, at a media scrum yesterday. The new prohibition comes into effect at today’s event in Macau,…