Azerbaijan Arm Wrestling Federation
The founder and president of the Azerbaijan Arm Wrestling Federation (AAF) is Jasarat Mehman oglu Ahmadov. The Federation was founded in 2009, on the basis of new sports clubs established by Jasarat Ahmadov.
The AAF’s main Fields of Activities are further development of arm wrestling in Azerbaijan, honorable representation of our country in international competitions in this sport discipline, and the formation of the physical and moral healthy new generation imbued with patriotism.
Currently, 29 representative offices of the AAF successfully operate in 21 regions of the Republic. Head office of the Federation employs 20 people.
During the years 2009-2015, our athletes have won 54 gold, 49 silver and 38 bronze medals, a total of 141 medals in the world and European arm wrestling championships.
On May 18-25, 2014 the European arm wrestling championship was held in Baku for the first time. About 700 athletes from 30 countries have taken part in the XXIV European Championship. Our national team won 2 silver and 2 bronze cups in different ranking rates. On the results of the last championship, national team of Azerbaijan was awarded third place.
Today, the Azerbaijan Arm Wrestling Federation managed to establish friendly and cooperative relations both with the federations of individual countries, as well as the European and world arm wrestling federations, approved the reputation and was recognized as a full-fledged partner of all these organizations.