Reign MMA

Promoter Karl Keller Talks Reign MMA & the Amateur Sport: What’s Next?

Promoter Karl Keller is buzzing following the recent debut of Reign MMA Championship in Dubai; his enthusiasm down the phone is tangible. The event was “his greatest experience in years” and “a lot of fun”, which he believes is essential. Untypically for a private, international promoter, Reign showcased amateur MMA. Launching with…

IMMAA

Irish Medical Gold Standard Commended by President Brown at IMMAA 2019 AGM

The Irish Mixed Martial Arts Association (IMMAA) held its Annual General Assembly on Saturday (5 January) in Dublin at the Maldron Hotel Newlands Cross, attended by President Kerrith Brown and CEO Densign White of the unified world MMA governing body, IMMAF – WMMAA. President John Kavanagh’s opening report applauded IMMAA’s…

Three AIMS sports federations gain provisional Olympic recognition

On 30th November 2018, International Olympic Committee (IOC)granted provisional recognition to the Federation Internationale de Sambo for Sport Sambo, the Federation of International Lacrosse and the World Association of Kickboxing Organizations. The move is aimed to demonstrate the close cooperation between the IOC and sports bodies, GAISF (Global Association of International Sport…

IMMAF President Thanks Dar Al Teeb for Awards Sponsorship & Welcomes Partners for 2019

Pictured above: Dar Al Teeb owner Shoaib Malik presents Best Award Awards at 2018 Amateur MMA Awards IMMAF President Kerrith Brown thanked Dar Al Teeb | House of Fragrance for its sponsorship of the recent inaugural Amateur MMA Awards, which took place at the ART Rotana Hotel & Resort in Manama, Bahrain. The…

Vibram Furoshiki

Vibram UK Proud to Sponsor the 2018 IMMAF – WMMAA World Championships

The 2018 IMMAF – WMMAA Unified World Championships is proudly sponsored by Vibram UK, as the world governing body of amateur MMA pilots Vibram Furoshikis as its footwear of choice for officials in the ring. The global governing body’s 5-day, nations tournament is due to commence on Monday 12 November…

IMMAF President invited to home of Manny Pacquiao, speaks at URCC Hall of Fame during Filipino MMA visit

By IMMAF.org lead writer, Jorden Curran IMMAF president Kerrith Brown visited the Philippines this week to join proposed IMMAF member, the Philippines MMA Federation, at a Hall of Fame ceremony hosted by leading national promoter, URCC Global. Mr. Brown joined Arthur Alvin Aguilar, founder of the national federation and URCC promoter. The BJJ…

IMMAF Definition of Amateur MMA Explained: Prize Money & Financial Gain

By IMMAF.org lead writer, Jorden Curran The China International Mixed Martial Arts Federation has gifted half-a-million dollars in prize money for medalists and awardees at the 2018 IMMAF Asian Open Championships and Junior World Championships, taking place in Beijing from 10 to 15 September. This ground breaking development will see prize money…