The USA MMA Federation (UMMAF) has announced that South Florida based promotion, Xtreme Fighting Nation (XFN) has opted to align with the North American IMMAF affiliate. Press release below:
Xtreme Fighting Nation, LLC (XFN) features the top up and coming talent from not just the south-east region but also from around the world. Fighters have flown in to compete for the South Florida based promotion from countries such as the Czech Republic, Hungary, France, Venezuela, Canada, and the list keeps growing. In 2017, XFN was invited by Unconquered Promotions, a combat sports company owned by a Seminole tribe member, to bring their MMA promotion to the Seminole casinos, and on Nov 2, 2017 made history as the first MMA promotion to be showcased at the Seminole Casino Coconut Creek.
XFN is committed to providing a professional platform for fighters to develop their skills and showcase their talents while delivering quality entertainment to its fans. Through hard work, and a passion for the sport, the XFN team continues to improve the overall experience for the fighters and the fans and is dedicated to increasing their efforts from one show to the next.
“This is a perfect pairing for UMMAF as XFN is well known for not only its first-class reputation in promoting safe, high-quality events but also its international reach already that has brought in veteran IMMAF athletes from around the world to give them a platform for competition here in the US. In addition to their vision for world-class amateur MMA, XFN has developed an integral and exciting promotion that allows for athlete progression onto their professional platform.” – Justin Brown (UMMAF)
XFN President and CEO Daniel Kay adds- “I am very excited to be working with UMMAF to bring a nationally recognized sanctioning body to our promotion. It only adds to the professionalism that we deliver at each event and our two organizations are the perfect compliment to each other. I am a big supporter of their efforts with IMMAF to bring amateur MMA to the Olympics where these athletes can be recognized on the highest level.”
UMMAF is a registered 501(c)3 not for profit organization sponsoring a host of programs dedicated to amateur martial arts. The organization was formulated exclusively for the establishment and development of general practices within amateur Mixed Martial Arts in the USA as the official governing body for MMA in the USA representing the International Mixed Martial Arts Federation (IMMAF). The UMMAF is the only organization established, audited and approved by the IMMAF, to develop MMA athletes in the United States for recognition on the World stage in critically important National and International events which will qualify the sport for inclusion in the Sport Accord, which is the next step to Olympic recognition.
For more information on UMMAF visit UMMAF.org.