IMMAF Definition of Amateur MMA Explained: Prize Money & Financial Gain

By IMMAF.org lead writer, Jorden Curran The China International Mixed Martial Arts Federation has gifted half-a-million dollars in prize money for medallists and awardees at the 2018 IMMAF Asian Open Championships and Junior World Championships, taking place in Beijing from 10 to 15 September. This ground breaking development will see prize money up for grabs for the first time at an IMMAF […]

The post IMMAF Definition of Amateur MMA Explained: Prize Money & Financial Gain appeared first on IMMAF.

[…]

1/2 MILLION DOLLARS PRIZE MONEY FOR IMMAF MEDALLISTS & EVENT DATE CHANGE

2018 IMMAF ASIAN OPEN CHAMPIONSHIPS & 2018 JUNIOR WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS BEIJING – 10 – 15 SEPTEMBER* [Note date change] The China International Mixed Martial Arts Federation has gifted half a million dollars in prize money for medallists and awardees at the 2018 IMMAF Asian Open Championships and Junior World Championships, taking place in Beijing from 10 to 15 September. The prize money will be divided between Gold, Silver […]

The post 1/2 MILLION DOLLARS PRIZE MONEY FOR IMMAF MEDALLISTS & EVENT DATE CHANGE appeared first on IMMAF.

[…]

IMMAF President visits Thai MMA Federation as OneShin Cup & Ignite Warrior Series flourish

Pictured: IMMAF President Kerrith Brown (left), TMMAF President Jitinat Asdamongkol (centre), Thonglor “Master Thong” Armatsena (right) By IMMAF.org lead writer, Jorden Curran Ignite Warrior Series for amateur mixed martial artists has been described by FoxSports Asia as: ‘Thailand’s most glitzy and star-studded MMA TV show yet.’ IMMAF President Kerrith Brown is a guest of the Thai MMA Federation (TMMAF) this week as the national body oversees the […]

The post IMMAF President visits Thai MMA Federation as OneShin Cup & Ignite Warrior Series flourish appeared first on IMMAF.

[…]

Journal of Sport Nutrition and Exercise Metabolism documents consequences of weight cutting in MMA

Based on research collected in 2017 by IMMAF’s Ben Crighton and fellow researchers, the group’s latest case study was published in the International Journal of Sport Nutrition and Exercise Metabolism, documenting performance effects and harmful consequences through the ‘physiological and metabolic impact of extreme weight cutting by an elite male MMA athlete.’ Abstract: The aim of the present case study […]

The post Journal of Sport Nutrition and Exercise Metabolism documents consequences of weight cutting in MMA appeared first on IMMAF.

[…]

Altas vs. Bond, IMMAF World Champion meets fellow European gold medalist in pro bout

By IMMAF.org lead writer, Jorden Curran As amateur standouts, Serdar Altas and Jake Bond both claimed IMMAF’s European title in the men’s flyweight division, yet the former gold medal winners, who earned the crown in respective years of one another, never faced off on the international platform. In a compelling bout that’s four years in the making, the duo are now set […]

The post Altas vs. Bond, IMMAF World Champion meets fellow European gold medalist in pro bout appeared first on IMMAF.

[…]