Submit Your Videos For International Viewing On
This tool is available to all premium (paying) instructors.
BMABA are proud to provide an exclusive opportunity for all of our instructors and clubs, from all styles and disciplines, the opportunity to submit their content to Channel Fight TV for worldwide viewing.
Channel Fight is the first ever 24/7 TV channel dedicated to martial arts instruction & lifestyle. The channel launched in Oct 2020 and combines instructional training, documentaries and combat events. The channel’s audience has already reached 100,000 monthly viewers in Europe and North America and it is expected to grow significantly in 2021 and beyond with contracted distribution on many new smart TV platforms including Huawei, Sharp, Toshiba and Hisense. The channel initially launched on PLEX TV.
In addition to a multi-platform live TV channel, Channel Fight TV also boasts more nearly 1.5 million fans and followers across Instagram, Facebook and YouTube.
This is an exceptional opportunity for our members to have their content not only viewed on a scale like none-other, but also to earn review for content that makes it to the live TV channel.
There Are Two Key Benefits To Our Instructors
Advertising Revenue from Channel Fight TV
Instructors send (under licence) instructional video content for inclusion on Channel Fight; and the channel broadcast it internationally across the TV network and share the advertising revenue with instructors 50/50. The videos should ideally be about 25 minutes in length. The arrangement is Non-Exclusive so instructors are totally free to use the content anywhere else too.
Free Social Media Promotion
Channel Fight promote instructors’ branded short videos (1 – 2 minutes) for free on Channel Fight’s social media and drive interested martial arts fans to instructors’ preferred website / social media channel. Each month they generate 350,000 views of rights holders’ content from martial arts fans resulting in 5,000+ visits to rights holders’ profiles on social media, YouTube and websites.
How To Submit Your Content?
Through our exclusive member’s areas, we’ll set you up with direct access to the Channel Fight TV production team who will start up a direct relationship with you to discuss any questions, and welcome any content.
We’re here to help with questions and queries.
Access expert guidance and speak with our dedicated team for queries on membership, insurance, eligibility, us or just about anything else you might need.
We’re not based from a kitchen worktop, nor do we employ call centres overseas to answer generic FAQs for us. We have three locations throughout the UK including our Headquarters in West Sussex. BMABA boasts over 1,250sqft of newly refurbished top-spec office space for our dedicated staff and everyone you speak with here – be it via email, live chat, Facebook or phone – is part of the team and not an outsourced agent.
We have our own offices, not the kitchen table.
There’s nothing wrong with smaller martial arts associations. In fact, we think it’s good for competition and variety. Unfortunately too many are one-man bands run from kitchen tables, and not professional set ups with staff.
We have three locations – Manchester, London and West Sussex. Our HQ has over 1,400sqft of dedicated, bespoke office space for our team of staff and volunteers.
Founded in 2012 by the now Multi-Award Winning Social Entrepreneur & Life-Long Martial Artist
Frustrated by a lack of affordable, professional alternatives to the associations Giovanni Soffietto had dealt with when participating and then teaching Thai Boxing and Karate, BMABA was founded.
Focused on professional standards and ethics rather than belts and titles, BMABA boasts the pedigree of a life-long martial arts expert come award winning social entrepreneur as it’s Chief Executive Officer. It’s fair to say we’re well qualified and backed by an industry giant.
Our Membership Isn’t Just A Piece Of Paper
We have always been focused on providing clubs with everything they need under a single membership, and our range of resources, tools and features delivers exactly that.
From template grading certificates and documents through to a free club website and national club listings. Whether it be advice on club structure and marketing or membership marks and qualifications. DBS checks, first aid qualifications, coaching certificates, instructor licenses, insurance, business plans, equipment, graphics – you named it, we cover it under just one simple, affordable membership.
Beautiful, Professional Certification As Standard
So much of what you do will be judged on the grades, credentials and certification you hold. We get that.
We know parents, students and venues don’t always understand exactly what qualifies you. We help by providing superb, professional certification that ensures you look the part. Be it a Dan Grade, Instructor License or Insurance Document, all of our digital and printed certificates will meet the mark and be accepted across the UK.
Our Profits Fund The Fighting Chance Foundation
All of our eligible profits are donated to the Fighting Chance Foundation to help change lives through martial arts.
From programmes designed to help children in poverty and women & girls at risk of violence through to anti-knife campaigns and disability inclusion work, the Fighting Chance Foundation changes lives through martial arts.
Access The Latest Martial Arts Qualifications
We provide all of our members with a free Level 1 and level 2 Martial Arts Instructor Qualification. We also provide access to more than twenty professional courses and qualifications to help expand our member’s portfolios.
From first aid, safeguarding and coaching through to concussion awareness, club colours and marketing – BMABA are a household name in martial arts for providing high-quality, affordable access to training and qualifications for martial arts.
We Back Our Members, Even During The Darkest Of Times
Our response and support throughout the Coronavirus Pandemic confirmed to the industry the way BMABA treats it’s members.
We provided daily updates, dedicated online training hubs, access to a free COVID instructor qualification, subsidised insurances, a self-funded Covid Recovery Scheme, mediation services with local authorities and interpretations of DCMS policy. We increased our operational hours to ensure a 7 day a week response and invested more than ever in our systems, processes and memberships. This is what an association should be doing for its members we believe. As our slogan goes; “To High Places By Narrow Roads“.
You won't find another UK martial arts association that can offer so much to their members.
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There’s absolutely no obligation to commit beyond 6 months. You’ll be able to explore what we offer, our member’s area, all of our licensing options and get a better feel for the BMABA’s service without any obligation to become a full member. We genuinely believe the best way to find out if we’re any good is to try us for yourself.
Switching To Us
We know there’s a lot to think about, and we can help.
We have absolutely no interest in enticing you to switch to BMABA if we’re not the right fit. We know that won’t last and isn’t good for you or us. Instead, we can offer a confidential switching process to help you price up whether or not it’s worth while, whilst also getting answers to any questions you might have.