IAPA names Irish team ahead of IMMAF European Open

Following the completion of open tryouts at Dublin’s famed SBG Ireland headquarters, the Irish Amateur Pankration Association (IAPA) have revealed the list of fighters who will represent the nation at this year’s inaugural IMMAF Amateur MMA European Open Championships. The event takes place 19-22 November in Birmingham, England. Subject to IMMAF clearance, IAPA…

Irish Team Trials

Conducted by the Irish Amateur Pankration Association (IAPA) ahead of the IMMAF European Championships, the Irish team trials will be held on Sunday, October 11th, at the SBG Ireland headquarters in Dublin. Weigh-ins, as per IMMAF regulations, are same-day and begin at 8am. Competition will begin at 12pm. The Republic…

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Tryouts round up ahead of IMMAF European Open

As the IMMAF European Open Championships approaches, from November 19-22, so does the October 16 deadline for competitor entries. Over the past weekend several IMMAF member nations held their national tryouts in order to determine their squad of athletes who will compete across the various weight classes at the IMMAF European Open in Birmingham, England.…

IMMAF presents Member Services to the IAPA in Dublin

On September 18 the Irish Amateur Pankration Association (IAPA) met in Dublin, Ireland, with IMMAF Events Coordinator Alistair Pettitt. IAPA Board Members in attendance included John Kavanagh, Deano O’Sullivan, Andy Ryan, Paul Cowzer and Ray Butcher. The purpose of the meeting was to discuss the various member services and support IMMAF has to offer…

IAPA to hold Irish Amateur Team Tryouts Under Safe MMA -Ireland

(London.24th September 2015) The Irish Amateur Pankration Association, the governing body for mixed martial arts in the Republic of Ireland, has announced that its national Amateur team tryouts will be held under the directives of SafeMMA-Ireland. SafeMMA- Ireland is the Irish branch of UK based voluntary medical consultancy and non-profit…

IMMAF Welcomes the Irish Amateur Pankration Association

(London. April 2nd 2015) The International Mixed Martial Arts Federation is pleased to officially confirm the recent affiliation of the Republic of Ireland under the Irish Amateur Pankration Association (IAPA). The news was broken yesterday by Irish media outlet, Severe MMA , as revealed by UFC Senior Vice President and General Manager of…

MMA Injuries Event & the Irish Political Landscape

Just a week after politicians attended Fightor in Belgium, and on the same day that Norway’s Progress Party representative, Oskar Grimstad, attended the UFC in Stockholm, political waves were being made in Dublin, Ireland. Ireland consists of two political regions, Northern Ireland, which forms part of the UK, and the Republic…