The Global Association of Mixed Martial Arts (GAMMA) is pleased to announce that the Croatia MMA Challenge will take place in Split, Croatia on 29 March 2019.

In addition to the traditional MMA tournament, there will be demonstrations of Olympic MMA, the discipline promoted by GAMMA worldwide.

The event is promoted by Zeljko Banic, the former promoter of UFC events in Croatia, and President of the only MMA Federation in Croatia recognized by the government.


As the global governing body for amateur MMA, GAMMA works daily to improve the stewardship of the sport while developing it in a healthy, safe, and inclusive manner.

This gives all amateur mixed martial athletes the opportunity to fulfill their dreams and compete on the grandest sporting stage.

A five-year strategy has been launched through to 2024.

During this time, GAMMA will lead the drive towards a more competitive, entertaining, and meaningful MMA for athletes and fans.

GAMMA will create more opportunities for people and nations to enjoy MMA while increasing competitiveness at all levels.

This will include the development of exciting and engaging global events, working to attract new and diverse fans, and building long-term commercial and non-commercial partnerships.
GAMMA will continue to make considerable efforts to protect the integrity of the sport and develop initiatives that promote fair play, inclusion, gender equality and more.