WMMAA / News / Fighters eligible to participate in WMMAA championships
Starting from January 1st, 2016 WMMAA made the decision to change the entry requirements for the athletes eligible to participate in WMMAA held championships.
In order to be accepted the fighters should not be considere professional athletes.
One is considered professional if he / she has a signed valid contract with the third party (promotion).
Moreover, a fighter is considered to be a professional fighter if he / she:- fought in a main card in the past;- had a contract for a definite period of time and a definite number of fights (more than one) with one of the sports organisations that are considered to be professional by WMMAA.
The list of such organisations is subject to change and may be confirmed and / or amended at the recurrent Congress.