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PANCRASE OFFICIALS

 

 

"PANCRASE MMA is a professional sport in which athletes compete employing; skill, physical strength, mental power, intelligence and luck. Athletes utilize striking, kicking, throwing and submission techniques from various martial arts. All combatants will observe the rules and compete with a sportsman-like attitude".

 

 

 


PANCRASE PROMOTIONS COMMITTEE


 

The PANCRASE PROMOTIONS ADVISORY COMMITTEE helps to determine rank promotion criteria, provides oversight and maintains high standards and ethics.

 

Yasushi Sakamoto

 Megumi Fujii

Stephen Quadros 

 

Yasushi Sakamoto

 * Executive Managing Director of Pancrase Inc.

* Former President of Pancrase World Create Inc.

* Tokyo, Japan

http://www.pancrase.co.jp/

 

Megumi Fuji

“Mega Megu”

* World's #1 Ranked Female MMA Fighter

* Japanese National Sambo Champion
* Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Champion
* ADCC World Submission Championship Finalist

* Tokyo, Japan

 

Stephen Quadros

"The Fight Professor"

* Black Belt Martial Artist

* Commentator / Broadcaster

* Journalist / Writer / Author

* Actor / Musician

* Los Angles, California

http://www.stephenquadros.com/

 

Koichi Kawasaki

Sven Bean

Sheldon Marr

 

Koichi Kawasaki

"Booker K"

* Japan's Premier Fight Manager and Agent

* ADCC Japan World Championships Promoter

* Fukuoka, Japan

http://www.ne.jp/asahi/booker-k/mma/Booker_K_MMA_agent/Welcome.html

 

Sven Bean

"Boogie"

* Colorado's foremost MMA and Kickboxing Promoter 

* R.F.A., "Ring of Fire", "Battle Qwest", K-1.

* Fighter Management

* Denver, Colorado

 

Sheldon Marr

* 7th Degree Black Belt - Master Of Pancrase MMA

* Renowned Jiu-Jitsu, Judo, Wrestling & MMA Coach

* Martial Arts Hall of Fame Recipient

* Owner - Edge MMA and Fitness

* World Team Champion Coach

* Author / Writer

* Denver, Colorado

http://www.grapplers-edge.com/

 

Nelson Hamilton

   

 

Nelson Hamilton

"Doc"

* World's foremost authority on MMA/kickboxing Officiating

* Licensed Judge / Referee: UFC, PRIDE, KOTC,

SHOOTO, WEC, EliteXC, StrikeForce, and K-1
* Certified Strength / Conditioning Specialist

* Chiropractor

* Contributing Editor to Ultimate Grappling Magazine

http://mmarefs.com/index.html

Photo courtesy Esther Lin

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


PANCRASE COMMISSIONERS


 

The PANCRASE COMMISSIONER'S OFFICE awards belt ranks, black belt degrees, referee, judge, coach, trainer, and instructor certifications for Mixed Martial Arts, Jiu Jitsu, and Submission Wrestling instruction, training and competitions.

 

Commissioners oversee Pancrase USA sanctioned MMA and grappling competitions to assure safety, sportsmanship and compliance with official regulations.

 Commissioner

William Hendricks

Deputy Commissioner

Phyllis Lee

 Deceased - 01-18-2015

Deputy Commissioner

Ricardo Murgel

 

will hendricks pancrase mma commissioner

*Denver, Colorado

 

 

Phyllis Lee

"The First Lady of MMA"

*West Unity, Ohio

 

Ricardo Murgel

* 8th Degree Black Belt - Master of Pancrase MMA

* 8th Degree Master Black Belt - Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu

*Atlanta, Georgia, Porto Alegre, Brazil

 

 

 


PANCRASE CERTIFIED EVENT OFFICIALS


 

Name

Certifications

Affiliation

 Janel Larsen

 Tournament Director

 World Karate, Pancrase USA

 Tim Mills

 Senior Referee, Judge: MMA, Jiu Jitsu, Submission Wrestling 

 UFC, CO Boxing Commission, World Karate

 Hans Thompson

 Senior Referee, Judge: Jiu Jitsu, Submission Wrestling 

 Zingano's BJJ

 Kris Tuller

 Referee: Jiu Jitsu, Submission Wrestling.  Cornerman: MMA

 Pancrase USA

 Hanme Clark

 Referee: Jiu Jitsu, Submission Wrestling 

 Pancrase USA

 Charles Gafield-Rosaro

 Referee: Jiu Jitsu, Submission Wrestling 

 Zingano's BJJ

 Thiago Detanico

 Referee: Jiu Jitsu, Submission Wrestling 

 Grappler's Edge

 Ken Romero

 Senior Referee, Judge: Jiu Jitsu, Submission Wrestling 

 Pancrase USA

 Mauricio Zingano 

 Senior Referee, Judge, Cornerman/Trainer: MMA, Jiu Jitsu, Submission Wrestling 

 Zingano's BJJ          (Deceased)

 Nathan Marquardt

 Senior Referee, Judge, Cornerman/Trainer: MMA, Jiu Jitsu, Submission Wrestling 

 H.A.M.A. / UFC

 Billy Hendricks

 Senior Referee, Judge, Cornerman/Trainer: MMA, Jiu Jitsu, Submission Wrestling 

 Pancrase USA

 Mike Alirez

 Referee: Jiu Jitsu, Submission Wrestling. Cornerman/Trainer: MMA

 Top Notch MMA

 Jerome Locke

 Referee: MMA, Jiu Jitsu, Submission Wrestling 

 CO Boxing Commission

 Christian Carvahlo

 Referee: Jiu Jitsu, Submission Wrestling 

 

 Jim Wonhoff

 Referee: Jiu Jitsu, Submission Wrestling 

 Grappler's Edge

 Bob Waiter

 Referee: Jiu Jitsu, Submission Wrestling 

 C.K.A.

 Elliot Marshal

 Referee: Jiu Jitsu, Submission Wrestling 

 Easton BJJ / UFC

 Richard Hess

 Referee: Jiu Jitsu, Submission Wrestling 

 CO BJJ

 George Andersch

 Referee: Jiu Jitsu, Submission Wrestling 

 Easton BJJ

 Alvaro Leal

 Senior Referee, Judge, Cornerman/Trainer: MMA, Jiu Jitsu, Submission Wrestling 

 R.J.C. Machado BJJ

 Robert Daniels

 Referee: Jiu Jitsu, Submission Wrestling 

 UFC

 Jeffrey J. Malott

 Referee, Judge: MMA, Jiu Jitsu, Submission Wrestling 

 UFC / ISCF