Head of International Rules Committee of WMAGC

Name:     Dr. Alberto Friedmann Ph.D.

Country:  United States of America

Email:      irc@wmagc.org






An original member of the WMAGC and the host of the 2010 World Games in Las Vegas, Grand Master Friedmann, along with President Alfred Kleinschwaerzer, is the longest-standing member of the WMAGC.


Dr. Friedmann currently works as an Associate Professor of Physiology at Xavier University School of Medicine where he is also the Respiratory Chair. He is a 12-Time World Champion, and a Bronze Medalist at the Maccabiah Games – an IOC event – in Karate Kumite. He holds 8th Degree Black Belts in Wa No Michi Ryu Karate and Kobudo, a 4th Degree in Chung Do Kwan Taekwondo, and is the President of the US Martial Arts Team.


His accomplishments have been featured on CNN, ESPN, NECN, and the Discovery Channel.