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Dear WMAGC – European Games Participant.
On behalf of the hosting Committee of the 2020 WMAGC – European Games, The European Martial Arts Games Organising Committee (EMAG-OC) would like to welcome you to the beautiful Town of Rosenheim, Germany. During the weekend of the 28th – 30th of August 2020, competitors from all over Europe and the World will compete for the honour of becoming a WMAGC – European Martial Arts Games Champion.
Rosenheim is one of the largest regions in the south of Bavaria by population (257500). It is located to the north of Munich (1 hour), the capital of Bavaria, in the southern part of the Germany. A location couldn't be better, because Salzburg (Austria), the city of Mozart, is only one hour southeast, Innsbruck (Austria), the gateway to Italy can also be reached within one hour south.
As a university town, Rosenheim is one of the most beautiful cities in Bavaria. Athletes with family and friends can make fantastic excursions in the probably most beautiful region of the foothills of the Alps. In our district there are also other beautiful destinations. A visit on the island of the Chiemsee, in the castle Herrenchiemsee offers itself (king Ludwigs splendour mirror hall). But also other historical and magnificent buildings such as Neuschwanstein Castle, Linderhof Castle and many more are in the immediate vicinity.
With its 1838 m, the Wendelstein is the highest mountain near Rosenheim. The foot of the Wendelstein is only 10 - 15 minutes away. From there you can reach the summit restaurant by train or cable car. The reward is an incredible view over the Bavarian Chiemgau.
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Rosenheim is a large economic centre of the regional area with a large number of companies. Rosenheim is home to the headquarters of Kathrein AG, one of the world's largest manufacturers of antennas, and Krones, one of the world's largest manufacturers of conveyor belts and more.
Rosenheim's administrative district borders on the city of Kufstein (AUT). The town comprises the municipalities of Westerndorf St. Peter, Pang and Happing, and is a triangle in the Inn valley providing access to Italy, Slovenia, Hungary and of course Austria.
As a participant of the third WMAGC - European Games, now held every two years, you will find yourself among the best martial arts athletes from all over Europe, representing a multitude of disciplines with all universal moral principles and contributing to show and promote the true spirit of martial arts.
What makes us very happy is the fact that overseas countries are already interested in our European games and have promised to come.
With up to 300 categories covering Extreme Martial Arts, Grappling, Tae Kwon Do, Karate, Kickboxing, Kung Fu, Sports Ju Jutsu and others. There is something for everyone and many participants will participate in more than one event.
On August 28, 2020, up to 500 martial arts athletes of different ages and cultures from 10 to 20 nations will gather here for fair, familiar and above all friendly competition.
With best regards from Rosenheim
National Director - Germany