HISTORY

     Melaka Masters Athletic Association (MMaAA) or Persatuan Olahraga Master Negeri Melaka (POMNM) was formerly known as the Melaka Veterans Athletic Association (Persatuan Ahli Veteran Negeri Melaka – PAVNM). Established in 1998, with only several former Melaka’s athletes. The establishment of this association was granted approval and support by Chief Minister of Melaka. As our mainly contributor, Dato ‘Hj. Abdullah bin Mohd Dom has been appointed as the Chairman of committee. In 1999, this association was officially registered on behalf of the Melaka Veterans Athletic Association (PAVNM). In the same year, the Melaka State Veterans Association (PAVNM) registered under Malaysian Association of Veterans Athletes (MAVA) or Persatuan Atlet Veteran Malaysia (PAVM) as the head of the community.

     In 2018, at the 5th Annual General Meeting of the Association, the name of Melaka Veteran Athletes (PAVNM) was changed to the Melaka Masters Athletic Association (MMaAA) or Persatuan Olahraga Master Negeri Melaka (POMNM). In accordance to the rebranding of Malaysian Association of Veterans Athletes (MAVA) t0 Malaysian Masters Athletic Association (MMAA) as directed by National Agency.