As part of our efforts to preserve the privacy of our members, the site's Privacy Policy has been updated. Please review it! Ours is a fairly straightforward document, no thick legalese. I would like to take this opportunity to thank grappleruk, Ironbull and our wonderful support team for helping with the initiative!

Additionally, our Terms of Service page has been amended with the following items:

10. You must respect the privacy of other members and never disclose their personal information or correspondence without their express consent.
11. MeetFighters is for private and personal use only. You may not use the site for the purpose of collection or aggregation of data for any reason, be it commercial or non-commercial.

Both changes are going into effect immediately. We strive to make these changes as painless and agreeable as we can. It is our hope that you find the updated Privacy Policy or Terms of Service to be acceptable. However, if you don't then please delete your membership on the Settings page.

Map Feature

As mentioned previously, as part of our privacy initiative, MeetFighters decided to stop using Google Maps for certain features. Work on the new map integration is ongoing; unfortunately replacing a service as huge and comprehensive as Google Maps is not an easy task. If you experience difficulties, please let us know.

Update 3rd July

Big thanks to everyone who commented! On most days our team is dealing with members who have some sort of complaint, so it feels good to get some positive feedback now and then. :)

We have deployed a new version of the "reverse geocoding" (map coordinates to city name) service, this time based on a service called "gisgraphy" instead of OpenStreetMap. Gisgraphy uses multiple data sources, including OpenStreetMap, and hopefully does a better job of finding the right city names and addresses. My preliminary tests show improvements, although not perfection.

@scottimike asked about threats to the site. At present time I am not aware of any big ones. The team behind MeetFighters is always busy providing help and support and improvements to the site, but the foundations are strong. We have a good community here, and ultimately that's all that matters.

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Comments (51)

Tank (6 gold) 14 days ago

Love what you are doing
You are just protecting us.

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Wrestlin lee (1 gold) 13 days ago

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I always knew you had a good head on your shoulders Tank :)

Thank You to you guys at Meet Fighters for having our best interest at heart.

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scottimike (21 platinum) 13 days ago

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Thanks for the ongoing work you are doing , and the main threat still seems from 'opportune' new members?

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Txtussle (28 bronze) 14 days ago

Mere words cannot express the collective appreciation many of us have for your considerable effort thru the years. Best regards. Txtussle in Austin

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Gut Challenge (1) 14 days ago

Keep up the good work, guys.

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Legman77 (7 gold) 14 days ago

Thank you for continuing to make things safer for us.

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wrestlingspeedos (35) 14 days ago

Thank you very much for your wonderful work!

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Boots Hartman (4 platinum) 13 days ago

As a great admirer of Ironbull, I am confident that this is an adjustment being made to maintain and even improve the integrity of the site. Thank you.

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Merseywrestle (69 platinum) 13 days ago

The site continues to strive in being the best it is.

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Ricotewrestler (222 ) 13 days ago

Thanks so much for all the effort !

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rock20087 (88 platinum) 13 days ago

Thank you. Keep up the excellent work.

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active (0 gold) 13 days ago

I know this is no easy task and i thank you

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FlDean2012 (67 silver) 13 days ago

Terrific site. The ONLY site that I pay on that is worth it Dean

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mudd1145 (0) 13 days ago

Great work. Would it be possible to provide a snail mail address to donate and support your work?

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Carlossmith (1) 13 days ago

Thanks for all you hard work. Greatly appreciated.

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francknord59 (27) 13 days ago

Thanks a lot for all your work and dedication

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ManhattanMaulers (42 platinum) 13 days ago

This is why I donate each year! Thanks for all you do

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Wrestlertoo (87 platinum) 13 days ago

Thanks for being the watchdog and safeguarding our interests...Its appreciated and it emphasises the safe and sane approach taken by you and the team in all such matters
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Cheers, J..

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Biff Kerpow (16 platinum) 13 days ago

There no longer seems to be any actual literal link to Admin to communicate directly, just all the FAQ's which explain lots of good things, but if they don't answer everything, or if one has a suggestion, there's no way to directly communicate it.

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DenverWrestler (622 support) 13 days ago

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if you have questions, you may always submit a support request. we receive many each day. if the instructions for how to do so are not clear, let us know

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NJmatman (5 platinum) 13 days ago

This is why I would much rather donate money to this site then other sites. Thanks for all the hard work you do to keep this site running well.I will be donating again soon.

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redlandguy (188 platinum) 13 days ago

These are both good additions, and keep up the good work.

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surrey71 (27 gold) 13 days ago

Compared to other sites that may introduce guys to mert each other for wrestling (or any other forms of fighting), this site excels!! Keep up the great work Admin & the moderators of the site - you’re all doing s terrific job!

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Valetudoman (6 platinum) 13 days ago

Thank you grappleruk, Ironbull and the dedicated support team for making safer this social contact environment. All efforts very much valued.

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Zeus (16 silver) 13 days ago

Good work Admin!

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FLGripper (6 bronze) 13 days ago

a cool site with administrators & helpers that are top notch... thanks for all your help!

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MuscleSportAZ (21 gold) 13 days ago

I also appreciate all the time and effort you put into an extraordinary wrestle site. Those efforts don't go unnoticed. Thanks again.

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LAmatguy (0) 13 days ago

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I agree- great site for wrestling buddies! 🤼‍♂️

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LAmatguy (0) 13 days ago

Great work, agreed!

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Alpha Beast (1 bronze) 13 days ago

Awesome work Y’all are doing! Keep it up!

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jason (21 platinum) 13 days ago

Thanks so much-just love this site!!! Keep up the good work!!!

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gmanmke (2) 13 days ago

Great site, thanks for all your work.

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JACARE (44) 13 days ago

Thanks a lot!!!

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Guysmiley (44 platinum) 13 days ago

Appreciate your extra care.

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eurowrestler (42) 13 days ago

Thanks! Much appreciated!

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musclehunk (27 platinum) 13 days ago

Much appreciated! Thanks for that!

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Arthuro (4 ) 13 days ago

Everything has been said before, So I repeat :: Thanks so much-just love this site!!! Keep up the good work!!!

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Bi-Curious George (14) 13 days ago

Nicely put. Thanks for all you do

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gardenboy (23 platinum) 13 days ago

ALL OF YOUR WORK IS GREATLY APPRECIATED ALL OVER THE WRESTLING WORLD!!!

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launce (0) 13 days ago

THANK YOU for your work and initiative in keeping us and our info safe!!! I know we all appreciate it!!! BRAVO!

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hephaestion2014 (60) 13 days ago

Shakespeare once wrote something about "kill all lawyers" but he was wrong on this. The overrated hack!

Great additions to the terms and conditions though.

Thanks for protecting us all, and all the hard work that goes on unseen, unremarked and probably woefully unappreciated.

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Jorgeler (9 ) 12 days ago

thank you , great site :)

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ScottT (1 platinum) 12 days ago

Thanks for such great work- making and maintaining this community- so important to us all- not taken granted......

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Admin 12 days ago

Big thanks to everyone who commented! On most days our team is dealing with members who have some sort of complaint, so it feels good to get some positive feedback now and then. :)

We have deployed a new version of the "reverse geocoding" (map coordinates to city name) service, this time based on a service called "gisgraphy" instead of OpenStreetMap. Gisgraphy uses multiple data sources, including OpenStreetMap, and hopefully does a better job of finding the right city names and addresses. My preliminary tests show improvements, although not perfection.

@scottimike asked about threats to the site. At present time I am not aware of any big ones. The team behind MeetFighters is always busy providing help and support and improvements to the site, but the foundations are strong. We have a good community here, and ultimately that's all that matters.

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wrestle46 (1 bronze) 12 days ago

Thank you for all your work. Your always thinking of your members.

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Ebsteel (2) 12 days ago

Well done and much appreciated.

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Eilrahc (1) 11 days ago

well done keep up the work

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Adammuscle (0 bronze) 11 days ago

I am aware that the Craigslist - casual encounters
And also backpage sites were suspended a few months ago

Worth having a look at those sites and the reasons
Risks to protect all carefully

Great work
Strong community and integrity

Thanks best Adam London

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jmanbama (5) 10 days ago

Thank you for these great changes!

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dudefighter (0) 10 days ago

AWESOME,KEEP IT UP.

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Rovky35Wpt (19) 7 days ago

Thank you for your excellent work with this side and I hope all will be good.

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