UFC Cutman Joe Clifford: Sports Combat First Aid Course

UFC Cutman Joe Clifford  presents Safe MMA approved Sports Combat First Aid Course on 13th September in the Republic of Ireland. The course takes place at Portmarnock Hotel & Golf Links  in Dublin, with a course fee of €70. The 2 Year Certification  course is also recognised by the Irish Heart…

Medical Perspective on Pregnant Fighter Title Bout

Brazilian website Primeiro Round recently told the story of Brazilian strawweight fighter Kinberly Novaes who withdrew from an upcoming bout scheduled for Aug. 21 after difficulty with her weight cut lead the fighter to discover she was six months pregnant. Novaes then remembered that she had competed earlier this year…

Safe MMA reforms under the UKMMAF in the UK

(London.10th August.15) Safe MMA has announced the disbanding of its founding board, as it reforms solely as a non-profit and volunteer led medical advisory group and service provider. The move sees Safe MMA UK defer to the United Kingdom Mixed Martial Arts Federation (UKMMAF) Board for leadership from within the…

MACTO CHAMPIONSHIPS JOINS SAFE MMA

(London.31st May 2015)  British voluntary medical organisation, Safe MMA, welcomes MACTO Championships as a member. Safe MMA is the medical arm of the United Kingdom Mixed Martial Arts Federation. Complying with Safe MMA criteria is the first requirement of any promotion wishing to work with the UKMMAF towards sanctioning. MACTO Championships has pledged that its…

BAMMA 20 IS SAFE MMA CLEAR

FOR TOMORROW – 25TH APRIL LIVE ON SPIKE TV UK, 10PM Official Safe MMA T-Shirts available from: www.impactlpa.com (London.24th April 2015) Safe MMA has medically approved the fight card for tomorrow’s BAMMA 20, as the promotion prepares to make its live debut on Spike TV in the UK.  All professional fighters on the card have…

SAFE MMA AGM (UK)

British medical advisory organisation, Safe MMA has announced its second Annual General Meeting for the evening of Thursday 26th February 2015 in Central London, UK.

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…

SAFE MMA -Ireland: “Injury Prevention in MMA”

In support of UK and Irish medical advisory Safe MMA, Professor Dan Healy and coach John Kavanagh host an “Injury Prevention in MMA” seminar day for fighters at the Royal College of Surgeons in Dublin, Ireland, on 24th January. The emphasis of the event is on positive safe training with the aim of teaching about risk in a helpful and factual way.

SAFE MMA AGM ANNOUNCED IN THE UK

THURSDAY 26TH FEBRUARY 2015, CENTRAL LONDON INCLUDES PRESENTATION OF NEW FIGHTER MEDICAL PASSPORT SOFTWARE (London.10th January 2015) British medical advisory organisation, Safe MMA has announced its second Annual General Meeting for the evening of Thursday 26th February 2015 in Central London, UK. Safe MMA has informed the United Kingdom MMA Federation (UKMMAF) in its development and acts…