Abu Dhabi news now 02/10/2022 12:17
Jiu-Jitsu .. Granting the UAE full membership in the General Assembly of the International Federation of Mixed Martial Arts
- Granting the UAE full membership in the General Assembly of the International Mixed Martial Arts Federation.
- 14 medals for the UAE champions in the junior and under-16 competitions in the Jiu-Jitsu Championship.
- The UAE national anthem plays 4 times on the podium after winning four golds.
The International Federation of Mixed Martial Arts announced the granting of the UAE full membership in the federation, after the approval of all members during the meeting of the Congress of the International Federation of the game, which was held today in the capital Abu Dhabi on the sidelines of the World Championship for Mixed Martial Arts, which is being held for the first time in the UAE with the participation of 550 players representing 65 countries .
The UAE’s obtaining of full membership is a great and new achievement for UAE sport, especially since the establishment of the Martial Arts Committee is still recent, paving the way for the dissemination and development of the game locally.
On the other hand, Muhammad Jassim Al Hosani, Secretary of the Mixed Martial Arts Committee of the Emirates Jiu-Jitsu Federation, singled out Akhbar Alan, saying: “The full membership granted to the UAE by the International Mixed Martial Arts Federation is an achievement.
Exceptionally, stressing that membership will give the UAE the opportunity to be on international arbitration committees and be established for subsequent tournaments. He pointed out that the last championship hosted by the Emirates in Abu Dhabi was one of the reasons for the confidence of the International Federation that it grants the UAE membership.
Al Hosani explained that “the UAE sheds light on this and other sports that build people and their moral values, and the UAE is constantly striving to be the capital of combat sports by hosting many tournaments.”
Abu Dhabi International Professional Jiu-Jitsu Association kicks off next Saturday
On the other hand, the Jiu-Jitsu Arena in Zayed Sports City in Abu Dhabi is witnessing the start of a season jiu-jitsu The new one with the atmosphere of enthusiasm and strong performance in the Abu Dhabi International Championship of the PFL jiu-jitsuAbu Dhabi tour next Saturday, February 12.
Hundreds of male and female players from various clubs and academies of the country and the region of all nationalities in the categories of juniors, youth, men and professors will participate in the tournament, organized by the Emirates Jiu-Jitsu Federation in cooperation with the Abu Dhabi Professional Jiu-Jitsu Association.