NORWAY MMA FEDERATION ACHIEVES GOVERNMENT RECOGNITION
Pictured: Norway’s Camilla Mannes received her silver medal from MMA legend Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira, at the 2016 IMMAF World Championships.
The Norwegian MMA Federation (NMMAF) has confirmed the groundbreaking achievement of recognition for Amateur MMA under the Norwegian Sports Federation.
IMMAF – WMMAA, the World MMA Governing Body, has today been notified that the Norwegian Sports Federation (Norges Idrettsforbund – NIF) has agreed to accept the applications of the Norwegian Combat Federation (Norges Kampsportforbund – NKF) on behalf of MMA and Muay Thai.
The NKF serves as Norway’s umbrella body for recognized combat sports such as Karate, Jujutsu, Wushu and Krav Maga. Both Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) and Muay Thai are now officially members of NKF.
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