USA Team of 12 Set Sights on First IMMAF-WMMAA Pan-American Championships

By IMMAF.org lead writer/photographer: Jorden Curran Team USA will dispatch its biggest squad of athletes to date outside of the Amateur MMA World Championships, as the nation targets the first IMMAF-WMMAA Pan-American Open Championships in May. The USA MMA Federation (UMMAF) has completed the registration of 12 standout amateur MMA contenders…

Pro offers ‘pouring in’ for new IMMAF world champion Benjamin Bennett

By IMMAF.org lead writer, Jorden Curran Photography by Jorden Curran “And the pro offers come pouring in, amazing offers,” IMMAF world champion Benjamin Bennett revealed on social media. At the 2017 IMMAF World Championships in Manama, Bahrain, Bennett earned the welterweight division gold medal and picked up five victories in the tournament…

Boutwell has the aura of something special ahead of 2017 IMMAF World Championships

Above, left: Chase Boutwell – 2017 UMMAF National Champion By IMMAF.org lead writer, Jorden Curran Since the inaugural championships in 2014 the USA has produced seven IMMAF gold medalists. Among these world champions, three athletes in particular have stood out, taking one step further beyond the pinnacle of their respective divisions.…

USA’s Scoggins Takes Gold at IMMAF Asian Open: ‘My only regret is not knowing about IMMAF sooner’

By Dane McGuire, U.S. Correspondent If the name Scoggins sound familiar, you are probably aware of current UFC fighter Justin “Tank” Scoggins (11-3 in MMA overall) or his brother, Jared “Psycho” Scoggins (6-1 in MMA overall,) who recently won his debut fight for the Legacy Fighting Alliance developmental promotion. However,…