IMMAF European Open Amateur MMA Championship takes place in Sofia Bulgaria end of March and Gladius MMA participates.
Gladius MMA has three fighters in the ranking of the world in Amateur MMA and Sweden is ranked as the best country in the world in Amateur MMA (IMMAF).
IMMAF Africa Open Championships takes place in Southafrica in August/September and Gladius MMA has two fighters at the event.
August Wallén, pioneer, founder of both the Swedish MMA Federation and the International MMA Federation, chief instructor Shooters MMA Fight Team and owner of Fighter Centre in Gothenburg was recently elected President of the Swedish Budo & Martial Arts Federation.
The former UFC fighter, John ‘The One’ Maguire, from Tsunami Gym and Shooters MMA Fight Team is the UK Team Head Coach for the 2015 IMMAF World Championships of Amateur MMA.