Germany triumphs at Euro18 & GEMMAF makes big leaps: ‘It’s a new beginning’, says Clemens Werner

Pictured, left to right: Julia Dorny, Wladislaw Keilbach, Clemens Werner, Eduard Kexel, Anna Gaul By IMMAF.org lead writer, Jorden Curran Last month, IMMAF’s 2018 European Championships was the platform for Germany’s biggest success since Daniela Kortmann won gold at the inaugural World Championships in Las Vegas, 2014. For the next three years, Germany…

Host nation Romania rises to third place in IMMAF Euro18 senior medal table

Above: Super-Heavyweight Dorobantu Mihai wins gold, pictured with George Stanciu (left) and Amatto Zaharia (right) By IMMAF.org lead writer, Jorden Curran The honour of hosting IMMAF’s 2018 European Championships presented a catalyst for this year’s host nation; the motivational boost saw Romania emerge as one of the standout successes of the international showcase, achieving a…

2018 IMMAF European Championships and European Youth Open

The pathways for competitive MMA for under 18’s will also be introduced, as we begin rolling out tailored events for younger athletes. Unlike previous years, the 2018 European Championships will be for European countries only. The brand new European Youth Championships will be an Open championships for all IMMAF member…

Sweden’s fierce new welterweight sounds off: ‘I will become European champion, nothing less’

“I will become European champion, nothing less,” warns Robin Roos, the newest welterweight addition to Sweden’s national amateur MMA team. The unseeded challenger is set to represent Sweden this year as part of the Swedish MMA Federation’s latest wave of talent progressing to the IMMAF platform. The 23-year-old earned his…

Ingibjōrg Helga Arnþórsdóttir battles for Iceland at the 2018 IMMAF European Championships

Photo via Mjölnir MMA By IMMAF.org lead writer, Jorden Curran Iceland will dispatch its latest promising export this week, to represent the nation and maintain its strong record of success at IMMAF’s European Championships. At the 2018 IMMAF Euros, flying the flag for Iceland in the Women’s Senior Flyweight division will be Ingibjōrg…

#IMMAFEuro18: Challengers return to tackle World light-heavyweight king Murtaza Ali

By IMMAF.org lead writer, Jorden Curran The World’s light-heavyweight amateur contenders will descend on the 2018 IMMAF European Championships next week as they aim to tackle the undefeated 2017 IMMAF World Champion, Murtaza Talha Ali (pictured above, center), who plans to expand his dominance to the continental championships. The World’s top 3…

IMMAF CONTINENTAL EVENTS BECOME MORE INFLUENTIAL THAN EVER AHEAD OF 2018 IMMAF WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS

Pictured: 2017 European Open, Light-Heavyweight medallists – Gold: Anton Turkalj (Sweden), Silver: Kubaibergen Toleubayev (Kazakhstan), Bronze: Pawel  Zakrzewski (Poland), Bronze: Imad Hoayek (Lebanon). Since the event’s inception in 2014, the annual IMMAF World Championships of Amateur MMA have achieved continuous growth. In 2017, the IMMAF World Championships saw record participation…

Deadline dates for IMMAF Africa Open and European Championships registration

Team registration windows are currently open for three of this year’s international IMMAF championships including the Africa Open, European Championships and European Youth Open Championships. Scroll down for deadline dates. IMMAF 2018 Africa Open – https://www.mynextmatch.com/tournament/65/details **Registration Deadline is Tuesday, April 24** The Africa Open Championships, spanning three-days, returns to the Brakpan…