‘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),…

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…

IMMAF veteran Julia Dorny wins European Sumo Bronze

IMMAF World Championships and European Open veteran Julia Dorny competed at the European Sumo Championships in Poland over the weekend of April 23. Representing her country on yet another international martial arts platform, the German competitor placed 5th in the -65kg (143lbs) division, and Germany as a National Team secured the Bronze…

German National Amateur Championships Results

The German Amateur MMA Championships recently took place where GEMMAF national champions qualified to compete at the 2016 IMMAF World Championships later this year. Familar faces who have once again qualified for international IMMAF competition include the likes of bantamweight European Open veteran Daniel Möller, plus 2015 World Championships and European…

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German Actor Raphaël Vogt takes GEMMAF helm

Photograph by Hanna Boussouar German actor, Raphaël Vogt, has replaced Tom Madsen at the helm of the German Mixed Martial Arts Federation (GEMMAF) as the organisation’s new president. The Berliner has had an extensive professional television and film career. He is most famous in Germany for his role in the RTL…

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GEMMAF Selective Team Training Camp 2015

The German Mixed Martial Arts Federation (GEMMAF) is organizing a selective MMA training camp for its second year running, from 2 to 4 October. The German Amateur MMA team competition schedule this year has so far taken in the national Aschaffenburg MMA-Amateur-Championships in March and the 2015 IMMAF World Championships in Las…