MMA in Vancouver is no more. Vancouver city councilors voted Monday night to disband the North Vancouver Athletic Commission, putting an end to future MMA and boxing events in the city.
“I’ve watched enough of it (Ultimate Fighting Championship) channel surfing to know that I find it repugnant … barbaric,” said Coun. Pam Bookham [NSO]
UFC 115’s financial impact was apparently not enough to convince city officials of the benefit MMA has on the city.