The International Mixed Martial Arts Federation (IMMAF) has announced the establishment of the Hong Kong MMA Federation (HKMMAF), and aspiring MMA athletes and coaches will now gain support at a local, regional and global level.
HKMMAF is supported by JUST MMA, it provides a platform to help the MMA community to promote and grow the sport in a safe and fair manner, while also aiming to become a National Sports Association under the Sports Federation & Olympic Committee. HKMMAF President and JUST MMA Chairman, Andrew Chan said: “Hong Kong has a rich history in martial arts, and its international status has attracted an unbelievable variety of offerings. The introduction of amateur MMA, being a common platform for competition, will be the most exciting development for all athletes.”
The Hong Kong Federation is composed of officials, coaches, athletes, and professionals from the fields of medicine, law, media and finance. t will initially focus on building a structure for amateur competition under the IMMAF framework – rules, officiation, medical support…etc. This will be followed by introducing the IMMAF certification program for coaches, referees and cutman.
For more information on HKMMAF, please visit https://hkmmaf.com
For more information on IMMAF, please visit https://immaf.org