Not everyone wants to be an MMA fighter, but what should one do if they dream of being near the action? There are several jobs they can take on – coach, announcer, judge, cut-man, or even referee.
Have you ever wanted to work within the mixed martial arts industry as something other than a fighter? Well, now is your chance to receive training as an MMA judge, referee, inspector, or timekeeper.
ProMMAnow.com spoke to referee Yves Lavigne about the controversial stoppage he made at UFC 115 in the fight between Mac Danzig and Matt Wiman.
Mike Straka’s new HDNet television show entitled “Fighting Words” had legendary MMA referee “Big” John McCarthy on as a guest this past week*. “Big” John takes us back to the early days of the UFC and sets the record straight on why he ended up as a referee instead of a fighter inside the Octagon (He … Read more
In this edition of MMA Worldwide the guys visit Big John McCarthy’s MMA referee school. We also get to see the famous Ruffo brothers up close; two very young men with a very bright future in the sport!