WORLD MARTIAL ARTS GAMES RETURN TO EUROPE

GENEVA, SWITZERLAND WILL HOST THE 6TH WORLD MARTIAL ARTS GAMES

February 14, 2012 Geneva, Switzerland - The World Martial Arts Games Committee (WMAGC) is pleased to announce that Geneva, Switzerland will be the host city for the 2012 World Martial Arts Games. This year's Games will take place at the Best Western Hotel Chavannes-des-Bogis, August 10,11,12, 2012. Vice President Carl Emery will oversee this year’s games.

"We are excited to hold the 2012 World Martial Arts Games in Geneva”, says Ken Marchtaler, WMAGC President, “This will be the 2nd time the games have been held in Europe and they show promise of being our best attended event yet. You will not want to miss this year’s event!"

The World Martial Arts Games Committee (WMAGC) is a non-profit society formed in August 2005. It is the supreme authority of the World Martial Arts Games Movement. Its role is to promote top-level sport as well as sport for all in accordance with the World Martial Arts Games Charter. It ensures the regular celebration of the World Martial Arts Games and strongly encourages appropriate sports ethics and the protection of athletes. The WMAGC is an Active International Member of TAFISA (www.tafisa.net ), an IOC recognized Multi-Sport Organisation.

Further information about the World Martial Arts Games Committee and the 2012 World Martial Arts Games can be found by visiting the WMAGC website at www.worldmartialartsgames.com .

For more information:

Alfred Kleinschwaerzer
Secretary General
World Martial Arts Games Committee
Purstling 10
Schechen, Germany D-83135
Email: freddy.kleinschwaezer@wmagc.com

Ken Marchtaler
President
World Martial Arts Games Committee
#1 – 3946 Quadra Street
Victoria, B.C. Canada V8X 1J6
Email: ken.marchtaler@wmagc.com

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