ADCC West European Championships 2024 in Neu-Ulm

ADCC West European

For the first time, a grappling event in Germany will be broadcast by the UFC

Since last summer ADCC Germany together with Marko Leisten (Finland) on the realization of a groundbreaking event. They wanted to create an event in Central Europe that would go beyond the UFC will be broadcast live worldwide. Naturally, a suitable location for an event of this magnitude had to be found within a given time frame. It has been official since last week. With the signing of the contract, it is now certain: the ADCC West European Championships will be held on September 14, 2024 in the Ratiopharm Arena in Neu-Ulm.

Mammoth event in the city on the Danube

A total of 12 ADCC events around the world will be broadcast live by the UFC in 2024. From Kuwait, Australia and Thailand to the whole of Europe - a dozen top-class events will be supported directly by the UFC this year and made accessible to millions of viewers worldwide. For grapplers in this country, this means that anyone who really wants to attract international attention must not miss this opportunity. ADCC Europe President Marko Leisten expects up to 1,000 participants at this event, which would make it the biggest No-Gi event in Germany to date.

With marketing via the UFC platform, this is certainly feasible. At the same time, Germany could become a successful hub for grappling in Europe alongside Poland. For this reason, ADCC Germany will host up to 8 events throughout Germany this year. Herrenberg, Erding, Mainz, Leipzig and Wolfsburg have been chosen as the locations for 2024, plus Neu-Ulm for the annual highlight. Last year's plans are slowly taking shape and becoming more and more concrete. While the first three events have already been published on the Kakutogi platform on Smoothcomp, the official announcement for the ADCC West European Championships will follow next week. This event will be contested by girls and boys from the age of 7 up to Masters 4 (+50 years) in all performance categories.

Ratiopharm Arena offers first-class conditions

The Ratiopharm Arena in Neu-Ulm is the perfect venue for this ADCC event due to its size and technical facilities. Sufficient parking spaces, large warm-up areas, changing rooms, weigh-in areas etc. make it easy for the participants, but also for the organizers. The broadcast with the UFC and additionally via Sportdeutschland.TV guarantee an audience of millions for this event on the screens. But spectators can also be there on site in the Ratiopharm Arena. Tickets for the event will be available via Ticket Ulm, so that friends, family members and hardcore grappling fans from all over Germany can watch the event just a few meters from the mats and feel the atmosphere.

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