Appetite for a Comeback – Part 3: Charlotte discovers new career path as certified cutwoman

Pictured: cutwoman Charlotte Lewis readying an MMA competitor. By IMMAF.org lead writer, Jorden Curran After her fast paced teenage years spent as a martial arts competitor, Charlotte Lewis joined Britain’s Royal Air Force at the age of just 19, continuing her adventurous and extrovert life journey. A tragic workplace accident saw her confined to…

Angelo Tarantini pioneers ‘new generation of cutman’ in Italy.

By IMMAF.org lead writer, Jorden Curran International cutman Angelo Tarantini (pictured above) was featured in Italy’s S&H Magazine on January 10, in an interview highlighting the importance of using certified and professional seconds for martial arts events. Tarantini served as a cutman at IMMAF championships throughout 2017, including the European Open,…

IMMAF Cutman Certification Course: Grade C

Joe Clifford’s Grade C Cutman Course is hosted in Dublin, taking place at the renown Emergency Services Training Institute in Ballymount. Grade C is entry level and is content approved by independent medical organisation SafeMMA & the International Mixed Martial Arts Federation (IMMAF). The course itself was born out of…

CFMMA completes first IMMAF Grade B Cutman Course in Paris

The French regulatory body for MMA under IMMAF, Commission Française de Mixed Martial Arts, recently hosted the first IMMAF certified Cutman/Second course in Paris. Leading separate courses at both Grade C & B level was veteran UFC Cutman and course designer Joe Clifford, alongside his mentor and long standing UFC…

Paris hosts first Certified IMMAF Cutman Course this weekend

Pictured above: Joe Clifford leads a CFMMA Cutman demonstration on his last visit to France Veteran UFC Cutman Joe Clifford will kick off the first certified IMMAF Cutman Course this weekend, May 28-29th, in Paris, France. Click HERE for more information. In conjunction with the French national regulatory body under…