X-1 World Events is the premier mixed martial arts (MMA) organization in the Pacific Region. Founded in 2004 and headquartered in Honolulu, Hawaii. X-1 World Events has provided its thousands of fans with high-quality, competitive, and entertaining fights since 2004.

Locally-owned and operated, X-1 has launched the careers of numerous elite fighters and featured some of the MMA world’s most talented fighters, including UFC, Pride, and Abu-Dhabi veterans such as former UFC champions Dan “The Beast” Severn and Ricco Rodriguez, UFC veterans Jeff Monson, Kimo Leopoldo, Chad “The Grinder” Reiner, “Sugar” Shane Nelson, Brandon Wolff, Wes “The Project” Sims, Ronald “The Machine Gun” Juhn, Wesley “Cabbage” Correira, and Falaniko Vitale, Max Holloway, Luis Smolka, Kailin Curran, Angela Lee, Maki Pitolo, Russel Doane, Christian Lee, as well as Pride veterans Chris Brennan and Ron “H2O-Man” Waterman.

X-1 World Events Mission Statement

To hold and actively promote Mixed Martial Arts events, the fighters, and the sponsors throughout Hawaii and the Pacific Rim.
To be community-friendly, and to promote self-responsibility both inside and ou
tside the ring.
To sustain profitability over time and to provide sponsors and shareholders with competitive returns.

X-1 Champion Russell Doane