IMMAF World MMA Championships 18 yrs plus – Belgrode, Serbia

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2022 IMMAF World MMA Championships
Feb 11-18, 2023

Tournament Handbook

Stark Arena
Bulevar Aresnija Čarnojevića 58 11070 Novi Beograd, Serbia.

Link to Donate to your US MMA National Team

Potential Sponsors, please contact Jim Nightingale
Team-members needing a letterhead with acceptance to the US team and IRS 501 c3 tax deductible sponsor info please email
If you are not on our WhatsApp channel advise Jim Nightingale ASAP!!!!!!!!!!!!

  • Lodging options
    Recomended Hotel Srbija (400 capacity)
    $75 (70 euros) single
    $70 (65 euros) per person: double
    $59 (55 euros) per person: Triple
    We need to know in advance which hotel, dates and flight number by Jan 9th to reserve for you  accommodations. Advise Jon Frank or Jim Nightingale via email
    Other accommodation options!!!
  • Don’t forget your travel insurance Policy, here’s a low cost option: Travel Insurance
  • Medicals:
    Athletes must have a IMMAF physical within 1 year and blood work no more than 6 months from final day of competition. GET FORMS HERE Medical Clearance deadline –  Thursday 17th January 2023 (18th IMMAF) Medical Forms must be signed by a doctor and emailed as a one document PDF to Jim Nightingale by Jan 13. 

Deadlines: We moved them up
Jan 17 – Medical Clearance / physicals blood work submission
Jan 13- Media request –

Competition Schedule:
Friday 10th February – Team Arrival
Saturday 11th February – 1:30Pm Tournament Check-In, Accreditation/ 6PM Opening ceremony
Sunday 12th February – Day 1 of competition (Juniors & Seniors)
Monday 13th February – Day 2 of competition (Juniors & Seniors)
Tuesday 14th February – Day 3 of competition (Juniors & Seniors)
Wednesday 15th February – Day 4 of competition (Semi Finals – Juniors & Seniors)
Thursday 16th February – Day 5 of competition (Finals – Juniors)
Friday 17th February – Day 6 of competition (Finals – Seniors)
Saturday 18th February – Brave CF show (For those wanting  to stay)

The IMMAF Coach certification course will be held Feb 10-11. Please contact if Interested.

All participants subject to Doping testing under WADA, medically justified use of a Prohibited Substance or Method is required, apply to IMMAF for a Therapeutic Use Exemption by 21st January 2023.

Sponsor branding
Logo placement on competition shorts
Logo placement on USA Team uniform where appropriate
American Flags only to be displayed during walk out & awards
Prohibited Branding
3.Alcohol/ Tobacco
4.Misogynistic, racist, prejudiced or abusive rhetoric
5.Weaponry and accessories.

REMEMBER: 32 man brackets with same day weigh in each day with the best amateurs in the world

U.S. Team 

Men/ Senior 18yrs plus
115lbs Adrian Ledezma
125lbs William Herrera
135lbs Christian Ammons
145lbs Jonathan Powell
155lbs Shane Collins
170lbs Lester Batres
185lbs Anthony Orozco
205lbs Jake Christienson
265lbs Cary Miller

Men/ Junior 18-20yrs
125lbs Rashad Satterwhite
155lbs Silas Muscat

Women / Senior 18yrs plus
105lbs Victoria Anthony
115lbs Hope Holmes
125lbs Ashley Molina
145lbs Veronica Meza

Women/ Junior 18-20yrs
105lbs Abigail Alvarez
125lbs Yexalen Bazan

USA Delegation Leader – Jim Nightingale 
USA Coaches 
Joe Stevenson
Chad George
Chase Gamble
Lester Batres
Cody Hoffstatter
John Wai
Jimmy Holmes
Charles Martinez
Victor Ledezma
Christian Alvarez
Justin Hughes
Dante Bazan
Vince Salvador
Andrew Carvajal

Gabriel Muscat
Dante Bazan

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