USA and Australia to compete at IMMAF Africa Open for the first time

Pictured above: Romeo Orosco will debut for the USA at the 2018 IMMAF Africa Open Championships By IMMAF.org lead writer, Jorden Curran This year’s IMMAF Africa Open Championships are on track to be the biggest to date when the event returns to the Brakpan Sports Centre in Johannesburg, South Africa, from 24 to 26 May. Competitors from the USA and Australia will […]

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German MMA Federation says now is the time for DOSB recognition

By IMMAF.org lead writer, Jorden Curran Over the past seven months, operations within the German MMA Federation (GEMMAF) have been extensive under the stewardship of a newly elected board, as of September 2017, now led by President Clemens Werner (pictured below). The fresh GEMMAF leadership, officially elected on September 30, has wasted little time in ensuring that the nation’s governing body under […]

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UK’s home nations meet to discuss regional regulation in England, Wales and Scotland.

By IMMAF.org lead writer, Jorden Curran On April 11, 2018, IMMAF hosted a landmark meeting in Birmingham, UK, to discuss regional regulation of MMA within the British Isles and how the United Kingdom’s  home nations can further development of the sport, respectively. Joining IMMAF President Kerrith Brown and Chief Executive Densign White, the meeting was attended by members of the current UK […]

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IMMAF ATTENDS SPORTACCORD 2018 TO WIN SUPPORT FOR RECOGNITION

(16 April 2018. Bangkok) The International MMA Federation President and CEO are currently in attendance at the SportAccord Convention in Bangkok, from 15 to 20 April 2018. SportAccord is the world’s premier and most exclusive annual event in the world of sport attended by leaders in the Olympic movement. IMMAF has applied for the official recognition of MMA as a […]

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FIGMMA completes 9th Italian amateur MMA championships, 10 athletes tested by NADO-Italia

Hosted by the Italian Grappling and Mixed Martial Arts Federation (FIGMMA), the ninth edition of the Italian Amateur MMA Championships took place at the PalaOlgiata in Rome on March 25 with a record 338 competing athletes. The FIGMMA Italian Champions of 2018 are, in the Women’s categories: Giulia De Dominicis (straw – 52kg) Ilaria Norcia (fly – 57kg) Elisa Charlotte […]

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