Historic Mixed Martial Arts seminar
Mumbai 30th August 2015 – All India Mixed Martial Arts Association organized a historic MMA training / grading seminar in Mumbai, The event was hosted by Mixed Martial Arts Association of Maharashtra led by Chief delegate Sharif Bapu.

Over a hundred traditional martial arts black belts representing 8 states of India and 20 districts from the state of Maharashtra attended this seminar. AIMMAA has been working towards the development and promotion of the Sport of MMA at many levels for the past 11 years. One of the main areas being developed involves bridging the gap between traditional martial artists and the mma community. This seminar has proven to be the most successful till date whereas bridging the gap is concerned as this on record is the single largest gathering of traditional martial arts instructors who have begun their journey with mixed martial arts.

AIMMAA has developed two programs for training and grading / certification of MMA Instructors in India 1] For applicants with prior mma experience (a 3 level certificate course) and 2] For applicants with prior martial arts experience (a 6 level certificate course). AIMMAA has also created a ‘Master Instructors training program’ for MMA instructors to receive credentials under the national body to create a unified standard of mma instructors who would receive jobs in the fast growing community of mma gyms , dojos and clubs in the country.

AIMMAA head coach and BJJ pioneer in India , Alan Fenandes led the training at the seminar. Other National level instructors featured at the seminar were Professional mma fighters Irfan Khan, Mohd Farhad Sayyed, Govind Singh and Grappling expert Siddharth Singh. Daniel Isaac conducted a rules briefing for Sport MMA.

The Seminar was inaugurated by new Chairman of the board Raj Kundra. Other dignitaries present were Mr Riyaz Bhati [ Vice President Gymnastics association of India / Sport MMA National co-ordinator] , Mr Sanjay Pande [ Gen secy BJP Maharashtra / Vice President MMA Association of Maharashtra ] , Mr Vishal Karia [ Vice President , MMA Association of Maharashtra ] , Mr Dipesh Nirupam [ President of Mumbai Suburban district of MMA].


All India Mixed Martial Arts Association
Training / Admn Headquarters
4th Floor, Hariprabha Solitario Commercial Complex, Near HDFC bank, Above Chroma showroom, Off college rd, Nasik. India.

Mobile :+91-9890381987
Email :info@ammai.in

Contact person: Mr Daniel Isaac
(AIMMAA founder and National Commissioner)