IMMAF CEO “Satisfied” with Progress of Case to Gain WADA Recognition

[LONDON – 15 January 2020] A hearing, requested by the International Mixed Martial Arts Federation (IMMAF) in the dispute regarding recognition of IMMAF as an official signatory to the World Anti-doping Agency (WADA), took place on Tuesday 14 January in Lausanne, Switzerland. IMMAF CEO Densign White was present together with…

French Polynesia becomes the First French Territory to Legalise MMA

FRENCH POLYNESIAN TEAM TO COMPETE IN IMMAF OCEANIA CHAMPIONSHIPS In France’s mainland the Sports Ministry has postponed its decision about the guardianship of MMA and its legalisation until February. Meanwhile, in France’s overseas territory of French Polynesia, a Public Service Delegation (DSP) was granted on December 27 for the Federation…

IMMAF elects new Board and approves 15 Committees and Commissions

A historic Ordinary General Assembly of IMMAF (International Mixed Martial Arts Federation) concluded with the merger of IMMAF and WMMAA and a new Board of Directors elected unanimously to represent the sport of amateur MMA. Presidents from 48 national federations representing the amateur sport worldwide, meeting in Bahrain on November…

IMMAF Launches Pioneering MMA Grading App for Coaches, Students & Fans of Mixed Martial Arts

·       IMMAF CELEBRATES 547 CERTIFIED MMA COACHES AVAILABLE AT THE APP STORE& GOOGLE PLAY STORE For all enquiries contact moshanov@immaf.org Download the pioneering IMMAF application at the App Store or Google Play store and join the new global hub for MMA, where practitioners can develop skills and acquire certifications via the International Mixed Martial…

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Two Stockport Youths Head to Rome for First U18s MMA World Championships

Photography by Jake Moore Two Stockport youths head to Rome this week to compete in the first U18s MMA (mixed martial arts) World Championships for 12 – 17-year olds, under the auspices of the International Mixed Martial Arts Federation (IMMAF).  Daniel Holt (14) and Brooklyn Thomas (15) will be representing…

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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…

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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…