World Mixed Martial Arts Association

Chile 2016 Introduction

The inaugural Pan-American Championship will be hosted in Santiago Chile. Initiative on MMA as a sport (CHILE 2016) will build on the well-earned reputation of previous martial arts in history for addressing, sharing and discussing significant developments and social advancements that will impact the future of the sport. CHILE 2016 attendees will glean unique and powerful insights into the new era of MMA.

The WMMAA Pan-American Division led by President Tomas Yu is renowned for its broad, multidisciplinary approach and stellar line up with partnerships like Battle Brotherhood Championship as the Finale Show Host, FITE.TV for international access to enjoy the event from the comfort of your home and MOMOJO the all Natural Pain Relieving Gel. CHILE 2016 is aimed for social impact, to create awareness around the powerful influence of martial arts in youth and have a healthy platform for sport, tourism and economic development to come together for one purpose combined with a collegial environment that promises to foster debate, discussion and collaboration. (Chile 2016) will be a lifetime experience with Chile’s very own President Michelle Bachelete and Fedor Emilianenko as guest of honor.

The 2016 Pan-American Championship Organizing Committee Meet with the honorary panel of individuals who are making WMMAA Pan-American Championship – CHILE 2016 possible! Local Organizing Committee Chairman Alberto Maturana and his Committee look forward to welcoming you to Santiago and experience history in the making for the sport of MMA. Together with the WMMAA Pan-American Executive Board, they are working tirelessly to bring to Santiago this important event for the continental athletes, promoters, coaches, businesses, and tourism.


WMMAA Pan-American President – Tomas Yu

WMMAA Chile President – Alberto Maturana

Collaboration and Advocacy – Eric Castaños

National Press – Yenifer Marquez

International Press – Edgar Campos

EXPO MMA – Jose Antonio Urrutia

International Multi-Media – Carlos Fourzan

National Executive Production – Felipe Concha

Publicist – Bob Trieger

Organization Membership – Christian Parra

Officials Certification & Accreditation – Hector Molina

Medical – Dr. Justo Pavia

Health Training and Education – Curt Chavez

Special Interest Group – Susan Murphy

Ring Girl Latina – Pablo Cortes

Combat Sports Administration Masters Degree – Ivan Hinojosa

Diseño – Pedro Cabrera