The Dangers of Dehydration

In late 2016 the BC Athletic Commission (BCAC) became aware that many of our combat sport contestants were engaging in extreme measures to cut weight for competition. BCAC subsequently worked with the University of Fraser Valley to undertake a scientific study for determination of both the short and long term health impacts of dehydration related…

2017 ISKA Man of the Year

During the European National Leaders Conference held in Paris this past weekend, special guest, Japan’s ISKA National Director, Toshi Nakasaki was recognized as 2017 ISKA Man of the Year (pictured with ISKA Global President Cory Schafer).   Mr. Nakasaki’s success at developing productive relationships with Japan’s many different promotional organizations demonstrates not only remarkable leadership but…

Youssef Assouik Wins World Title

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GLORY Interim Featherweight Championship Pits Kevin VanNostrand Against Anvar Boynazarov at GLORY 48 New York on Dec. 1

Also added to GLORY 48 New York: John King steps in against UFC veteran Thiago Silva Matt Baker meets Mike Lemaire in tournament semifinal match-up Plus, GLORY 48 SuperFight Series adds: Ivan Galaz vs. Ahmed Samir at middleweight   DENVER – GLORY, the world’s premier kickboxing league, today announced several additions to GLORY 48 New York…

Monster Energy Bellator MMA Fight Series Heads to Homestead-Miami Speedway on Nov. 19

ONSTER ENERGY BELLATOR MMA FIGHT SERIES SET FOR FORD CHAMPIONSHIP WEEKEND AT HOMESTEAD-MIAMI SPEEDWAY PRIOR TO NASCAR SEASON FINALE SUNDAY, NOV. 19   Also, Appearances by Fan-Favorite and Monster Energy Athlete ‘Rampage’ Jackson and MMA Legend Dan Henderson   LOS ANGELES – The Monster Energy Bellator MMA Fight Series closes its 2017 season with a fourth and final stop…