(London.31st May 2015) Voluntary medical advisory organisation, Safe MMA, welcomes MACTO Championships as a member.
British promotion, MACTO, has pledged that its launch event at ArenaMK in Milton Keynes on 27th June will operate according to Safe MMA medical guidelines. This includes the presence of a doctor to carry out pre and post fight medical examinations for all competing athletes, and a commitment to submitting medical results and suspensions to Safe MMA.
Safe MMA will also sanction all professional MMA bouts on the card, for which athletes need to be cleared to compete in advance by Safe MMA doctors, following an annual medical examination and blood tests.
The full criteria for Safe MMA promotions can be found in the Safe MMA Member’s Agreement: http://bit.ly/1u48rsd
MACTO directors, Wad Alameddine and Ross Laurence have worked closely with Safe MMA previously in their capacities as fighter managers, while Ross Laurence’s sportswear brand, Impact LPA, is an apparel partner of Safe MMA. Official Safe MMA T-Shirts are available from: www.impactlpa.com
MACTO Director of Communications, Chris Emmanuel, said:
“We are committed to the promotion of professionalism within the industry, with athlete safety of paramount importance. Safe MMA provides the necessary framework to ensure that our fighters are protected whilst competing at MACTO Championships. The decision for us to join Safe MMA was swift and unanimous. We look forward to a continuous working relationship, as both MACTO Championships and Safe MMA work in conjunction to improve the sport we all love.”
For more about MACTO Championships visit http://www.mactochampionships.com/
About MACTO Championships
MACTO Championships is a UK based sports promotion, specialising in the creation of combat events of unrivalled quality. Headquartered in the Midlands of the UK, MACTO provides a platform for both established and rising stars of the combat world to showcase their talents in a safe, professional environment. As an evolution of the highly successful Too Much Talent (TMT) promotion, MACTO retains the ethos of TMT, ‘doing it better’. The core management team comes from a broad spectrum of industry; the skill set is wide ranging, allowing MACTO to draw on an array of abilities to create the ultimate in sports entertainment.