‘It’s Done!’: German MMA Federations Officially Merge to Form Single Governing Body

Pictured: GEMMAF president Clemens Werner (left) alongside GAMMAF president Adrian Bakos (right) By IMMAF.org lead writer, Jorden Curran The German MMA Federation (GEMMAF) has announced confirmation of a complete and total merger with former rival national body, the German Amateur MMA Federation (GAMMAF). Following previous meetings and commitments to cooperate, a final meeting was held on…

‘It’s Done!’: German MMA Federations Officially Merge to Form Single National Governing Body

Pictured: GEMMAF president Clemens Werner (left) alongside GAMMAF president Adrian Bakos (right) By IMMAF.org lead writer, Jorden Curran The German MMA Federation (GEMMAF) has announced confirmation of a complete and total merger with former rival national body, the German Amateur MMA Federation (GAMMAF). Following previous meetings and commitments to cooperate, a final meeting…

GEMMAF and GAMMAF Agree To Cooperate for the Development of MMA In Germany

Pictured: GEMMAF & GAMMAF heads meet in Germany. The two existing governing bodies for mixed martial arts in Germany have reached a verbal agreement committing to future cooperation between the two organisations. IMMAF affiliate, GEMMAF (German Mixed Martial Arts Federation), and WMMAA affiliate, GAMMAF (German Amateur Mixed Martial Arts Federation),…

German MMA Federation builds UFC relationship, reports positive meeting with national Olympic Committee

By IMMAF.org lead writer, Jorden Curran 2018 is continuing as the most progressive year to date for the German MMA Federation (GEMMAF). GEMMAF President Clemens Werner declared this year as ‘a new beginning’ for the national body as Germany rose to gold medal prominence in multiple divisions at the 2018 IMMAF European…

Germany triumphs at Euro18 & GEMMAF makes big leaps: ‘It’s a new beginning’, says Clemens Werner

Pictured, left to right: Julia Dorny, Wladislaw Keilbach, Clemens Werner, Eduard Kexel, Anna Gaul By IMMAF.org lead writer, Jorden Curran Last month, IMMAF’s 2018 European Championships was the platform for Germany’s biggest success since Daniela Kortmann won gold at the inaugural World Championships in Las Vegas, 2014. For the next three years, Germany…

GEMMAF aims to capitalize on UFC Hamburg success

Pictured above: former UFC Heavyweight Champion Josh Barnett was victorious in the UFC Hamburg main event. The UFC realized a significant breakthrough in Germany this month when UFC Fight Night: Arlovski vs. Barnett took place at the Barclaycard Arena in Hamburg on September 3. For the first time the UFC…