UAMMA Coach & Officials Seminar, Funding Advice Workshop

This one day event hosted by the Ulster Amateur MMA Association (UAMMA) at the Corpus MMA Centre in Belfast, will be used to help participants of previous coaching courses complete their portfolios and to arrange assessments. For those new to the course, the day will help begin the process of…

Ulster’s Corr duo talk 2018 IMMAF Euros, preparing Northern Ireland for Junior division prominence

Pictured: Ulster MMA’s Gerard (left) and Jack Corr (right)  By IMMAF.org lead writer, Jorden Curran 2018 Is the year that IMMAF begins implementation of its all new and ground breaking youth-development platform, beginning first with the IMMAF European Championships for Junior athletes, age 18-20, providing a safe an even field for young…

Northern Ireland set for 2016 European Open; IMMAF Champion Meets Conor McCgregor at UFC Belfast

Pictured: Northern Ireland’s Leah McCourt (blue shorts) defeated Finland’s Mia Isola (red shorts) in the Women’s Lightweight final of the 2015 IMMAF European Open Championships 2016 IMMAF European Open Championships Northern Ireland are set for next week’s 2016 IMMAF European Open Championships taking place at the Arena of Sparta in…

Youth MMA programme sees incredible results in Northern Ireland

Illustration: Graphic comparing reported attitudes of young people at the beginning and end of the Youth MMA project The Ulster Amateur MMA Association (UAMMAA) has reached the conclusion of its pilot youth MMA programme, “Fight to Unite”, and has reported inspiring results following an independent evaluation. The Fight to Unite pilot ran…

Ulster MMA caps off sensational year via BBC Sports Personality

Northern Ireland’s Ulster Amateur MMA Association (UAMMAA) capped off a sensational 2015 campaign with special recognition from BBC Sports Personality of the Year who acknowledged the youth and community work of Ulster MMA Director, Danny Corr. British comedy icon Eddie Izzard, a patron of sports charity Join In, paid tribute to Corr who was a nominee…

Northern Ireland will ’cause major upsets’ at the IMMAF European Open

Picture: Carl McNally lifting the Ulster flag with victory on the opening day at the 2015 IMMAF World Championships of Amateur MMA Competing athletes at next week’s IMMAF European Open Championships can expect to meet a “serious force” in the form of Northern Ireland’s national amateur team, according to Danny…

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…