Dan Henderson to Host 2020 U.S. Youth MMA National Championships

The USA are the defending no.1 ranked nation in the IMMAF youth world rankings, following the inaugural IMMAF World Championships in 2019 when Team USA took home 28 medals including 16 golds. As the national teams looks to continue its momentum, the USFL has announced its 2020 Youth MMA National… […]

MMA Academic Coaching Qualification Launches in Northern Ireland

A fully accredited college MMA Coaching Award has been launched in Northern Ireland by IMMAF Coaching Committee member, Danny Corr, in cooperation with Kingsbridge Training Academy. The Open College Network course is the first of its kind as an OCN Credit For Learning Level 3 Academic Qualification, available in Ireland… […]

Jenni Kivioja Steps Up to Test World Lightweight Champ Michelle Montague

Finland’s Jenni Kivioja could be set to provide the challenge that IMMAF world champion Michelle Montague is searching for in 2020. A perennial top contender in the IMMAF women’s featherweight (145lb) division, the Team Finland mainstay has taken on the challenge to enter the 155lb lightweight bracket of the 2020… […]

IMMAF Signs With Fighting Spirit In Media Rights Deal

The International Mixed Martial Arts Federation (IMMAF) has signed a media rights agreement with Fighting Spirit for the worldwide sales of its broadcast programming. IMMAF is the only legitimate global governing body for amateur MMA, working for Olympic recognition. With 100 nations as members and National Olympic Committee recognition in around 40… […]

Major Additions to Oceania Open Women’s Divisions

The International Mixed Martial Arts Federation (IMMAF) is hugely excited for what will be the most compelling Oceania Open to date when the 2020 IMMAF Oceania Open Championships take place from 6- 8 March at the Tallebudegra Leisure Center on Australia’s Gold Coast. In conjunction with IMMAF and hosts, the… […]