Czech Republic Introduces World’s First University Amateur MMA Championships

In 2019 the MMA Association of the Czech Republic (MMAA) expands the sport’s integration with youth culture and participation development at the regional level, launching what is understood to be the world’s first university championships. In January, the first Czech students participated in the Academic Championships of the Czech Republic.…

IMMAF-WMMAA Championship Athletes Receive Honors at Annual Czech Martial Arts Evening

Photo via CzechFighters.cz By IMMAF.org lead writer, Jorden Curran Standout amateur mixed martial artists of the Czech Republic were recently awarded honors following their representation of the Czech national team at IMMAF and WMMAA international championship events in 2018. The annual “Night of Masters” ceremony is hosted by the Czech Union of Martial Arts,…

High hopes for 18-year-old Czech prospect Jakub Tichota

By IMMAF.org lead writer, Jorden Curran For over a year the Czech MMA Association (MMAA) has waited eagerly for the 18th birthday of Jakub Tichota (pictured above), perhaps the nation’s most exciting young talent, suggests MMAA President Martin Škvára. Tichota, who for years has trained extensively throughout the multiple facets of MMA,…

Czech Republic to host the first IMMAF International Amateur MMA Referees Certification course

  On September 12 the International Mixed Martial Arts Federation (IMMAF) will hold its first International Amateur MMA Referees Certification course for experienced officials, in the beautiful city of Prague in the Czech Republic. The two-day course will be conducted by renowned UFC referee and IMMAF Technical Committee member, Marc Goddard ,…

Czech MMA Joins IMMAF

(London. March 17th 2015) The Czech Association of Mixed Martial Arts or Česká asociace smíšených bojových umění (MMAA) is the latest organisation to join the International Mixed Martial Arts Federation (IMMAF), as it continues its global expansion. The Czech Association of Mixed Martial Arts (MMAA) was founded in September 2012 by…