MMA medical event today marks developments for the sport in Ireland

Safe MMA Ireland, the regional arm of volunteer medical advisory body Safe MMA, is hosting the third edition of it’s groundbreaking medical lecture series today, spearheaded by consultant neurologist Professor Dan Healy. Taking place at the Royal College of Surgeons in Dublin, today’s programme is as follows: CTE in MMA What it is, will…

Super September for Irish MMA regulation

Photo via Facebook: Ireland’s national amateur MMA team secured the highest total of podium finishes (6) in Las Vegas at the 2016 IMMAF World Championships in July It’s been a historic month for the development of Irish MMA and the Irish Mixed Martial Arts Association (IMMAA). While the Emerald Isle…

IAPA completes youth & beginners MMA competition

Picture: Beginner athletes are briefed ahead of the day’s competition Earlier this month the Irish Amateur Pankration Association (IAPA) held an Amateur MMA tournament for beginner competitors from the ages of 13 upwards. The event was organized in collaboration with Team Ryano head coach Andy Ryan who hosted the competition…