/ WELCOME TO MMABC /
The Mixed Martial Arts Association Of British Columbia was incorporated under the Society Act of the Province of British Columbia on April 13, 2010. MMABC is a NON PROFIT Amateur Sporting A ssociation dedicated to the health, safety and welfare of Amateur Mixed Martial Artists.
MMABC works with athletes, coaches, gyms, event promoters and officials to foster a safe environment for the growth of Amateur Mixed Martial Arts in the Province of British Columbia.
MMABC helps ensure athlete safety by also providing "3rd party regulatory oversight". The oversight is on a voluntary basis and is used by those promoters wanting to operate with the highest level of athlete safety possible.
/ MMABC NEWS /
NOTICE OF ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING
On Friday, December 6th at 8:00pm The Mixed Martial Arts Association of British Columbia (MMABC) will be having its 3rd Annual General Meeting. The meeting will be held at Revolution Martial Arts 20460 Langley Bypass, Langley.
As a member of the association you are invited to attend this meeting. ALL current members in good standing are encouraged to attend the AGM. As a member of MMABC you hold the right to vote in the annual general election were the directors for the next year are chosen. As a member in good standing you are also able to STAND for an elected position of director of the association.
GET INVOLVED!!!!! The association NEEDS volunteers as it grows, GET INVOLVED and help shape the direction of Amateur MMA in BC!!!!!!!
At this AGM your standing directors are Bill Mahood – Chairman, Jason Darrah – Director, Brian Peers – Director, Tony Williamson – Director, Paul Lazenby – Director. MMABC has 5 director positions that will be up for election.
Standing for re election are:
April 28, 2012 - the first MMABC regulated all amateur event to take place in Dawson Creek, BC. The event promoter, Ray House, has been running Kickboxing events with a few MMA fights since 2000, where UFC veteran and MMABC current chairman, Bill 'The Butcher' Mahood made his PRO MMA debut as the only MMA fight on a Professional Kickboxing card. Mr. House states " This is the first event Dawson Creek has seen in 5 years and we felt that AMATEUR MMA would be a great place to start. MMABC was great to work with and provides the excellence needed to run SAFE, FUN events." Mr. House is planning another MMABC regulated AMATEUR event for June 30th
April 14th, 2012 - Armageddon Fighting Championship hosted a Pro/Am event at the Bear Mountain Arena. MMABC was there to regulate the AMATEUR portion of the card. This marks the second mixed PRO/Am card put on by AFC and regulated my MMABC. The event was a BIG success with a VERY ACTION packed night of closely contested fights.
March 02, 2012 - Quest for Glory make its debut at the Gossip Night Club venue. This marked the first time that a MMA event has taken place in a night club venue in the lower Mainland. It was a great atmosphere for a fast paced night of top level amateur fights.
Feb 24, 2012 - Battlefield Fight League 14 was again at the Vogue Theater in Downtown Vancouver hosting another ACTION PACKED night of TOP level amateur fights. BFL is continuing to offer fans a full night of fights featuring some of Vancouver's BEST young MMA Amateurs.
Feb 17th - WarPath MMA. Promoter Darwin Douglas continues to grow the areas newest amateur MMA show. Feb 17th was the 4th event in just 8 months as this young promotion looks to showcase talent from the promoters Revolution Martial Arts academy in Chilliwack, BC. This event saw yet another big leap forward with a new lighting rig and canvas BUT the same EXCELLENT matchmaking that has created evenly matched and very entertaining fights.
Jan 15, 2012 - Battlefeild Fight League comes again to use from the Rivr Rock Theater in Richmond, BC. Yet another GREAT amateur show that is quickly becoming the show case of BCs TOP amateur talent.
Dec 02, 2011 - Warpath MMA - Warpath is back with its 3rd show from the Tzeachten Hall, Chilliwack, BC Warpath is earning a solid reputation for putting on well run, evenly matched, family oriented AMATEUR MMA event. Congrats to promoter Darwin Douglas for re establishing MMA in Chilliwack!!
Bill "The Butcher" Mahood
Takedown Entertainment // A Sports Entertainment Company that Acquires, Develops, Produces, Distributes, Markets and Licenses Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) Content, Programming and Merchandise
Business Development Consultant
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