Dallas Hall To Lead KICK International Governance Committee

The  UMMAF/KICK International is proud to announce the arrival of Shawn "Dallas" Hall to lead the UMMAF Governance Committee. Mr. Hall and the Governance Committee are responsible for the review of governance practices by the UMMAF Board of Directors and other committees. The Governance Committee itself will lead the search for individuals qualified to become members of the Board of Directors and other committees within UMMAF and also search for candidates with the highest personal and [...]

2019-04-12T12:23:29-05:00April 12th, 2019|0 Comments

UMMAF/KICK International General Assembly Announced

The United Stated Mixed Martial Arts KICK International Federation is proud to announce it’s scheduled General Assembly meeting, that will take place during the 2019 UMMAF National Tournament on Thursday, February 28th at the Kewadin Casino in St. Ignace, Michigan. All UMMAF members in good standing are invited to attend. Members in good standing are those athletes and coaches who have joined UMMAF/KICK International and have paid their $35 membership fee within one calendar year from [...]

2018-12-26T11:33:38-05:00December 26th, 2018|0 Comments

KICK International To Sanction the USMTO Championship Tournament in NY

We are proud to announce that Kick International has been selected to serve as the sanctioning entity for the 2018 USMTO East Championships.  Kick International is a 501(c)3 is a recognized sanctioning entity serving the sports of Kickboxing, MMA and Muay Thai since 1981.  KICK is dedicated to assisting in the administration, regulation, governance, and promotion of quality combat sporting events for amateur athletes.  KICK will serve as the liaison between the USMTO and the New [...]

2018-09-24T13:56:11-05:00September 24th, 2018|0 Comments

UMMAF/KICK International approved by New York State Athletic Commission

The United States Mixed Martial Arts KICK International Federation is excited to announce that this morning we gained approval from the New York State Athletic Commission to regulate the sports of amateur MMA, amateur Kickboxing and Muay Thai, professional Kickboxing and professional Muay Thai.  All amateur events will be held under the UMMAF banner while professional Muay Thai and Kickboxing will fall under KICK International. UMMAF/KICK International, under the direction of Tom Kilkenny in the northeast [...]

2018-08-23T14:01:49-05:00August 23rd, 2018|0 Comments

Tom Kilkenny Joins UMMAF/KICK as NE Regional Director

7/10/18 For Immediate Release:     UMMAF is very excited to announce the addition of Tom Kilkenny to our team as the Northeast Regional Director! Tom’s addition will facilitate the return of UMMAF and KICK International to the NE region. Tom’s addition also provides UMMAF and promoters with an experienced regulator in the Northeast region to assist in bring stability and safety to the sports of Kickboxing, Muay Thai and MMA. Read Tom’s bio below.   [...]

2018-07-10T13:10:25-05:00July 10th, 2018|0 Comments

Rob Blandenburg Joins Team USA

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Dec 18th, 2017 In addition to our ongoing pursuit of Olympic Recognition for amateur MMA through UMMAF and our global partners, we would like to announce that Rob Blandenburg of Augusta GA will be joining the Kick International® team as one of the lead coaches for athlete development and recruitment in kickboxing, alongside board member Chip Post. Coach Blandenburg has a wealth of experience dating back to 1986 in martial arts where he now [...]

2018-04-09T16:49:23-05:00December 21st, 2017|0 Comments