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UKBJJA

The UKBJJA is a non-profit organisation and any surplus funds are to be reserved for investment for development of the sport. The objectives of the UKBJJA are:

  • To preserve and protect the integrity of BJJ as a performance based martial art
  • To promote BJJ and encourage wider participation in all areas of the sport
  • To provide a framework for national recognition of the sport
  • To preserve the integrity of the ranking system
  • To provide a framework for competitions and individual schools to follow to ensure minimum standards of safety and good practice
  • To represent all clubs and members in a democratic and transparent manner

The UKBJJA are now able to offer Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) checks (previously CRB checks). Please email us for further information.

Structure

Structure of the UKBJJA

  • Board of up to 12, including at least 25% of whom are independent directors
  • Chairman to be elected every four years by member vote for maximum of two terms
  • Secretary to be elected every four years by member vote for maximum of two terms
  • Treasurer to be elected every four years by member vote for maximum of two terms
  • Council of 24 Officers responsible for the following areas: England BJJ Development; Wales BJJ Development; Scotland BJJ Development; Northern Ireland BJJ Development; Welfare, Safety and Equality; Competition Structure and Standards; Referees; Outreach and Development; Elite Performance; to be elected every four years by member vote. (NB this list of areas of responsibility is not exhaustive)

Referee Training Course Newcastle 9 July 2016

This will be a full day course and include all modules to achieve level one certification.(Those who have already completed part 1 of this course may attend the second half of the day to complete part 2). All attendees who pass the exam will receive a UKBJJA Level 3 certificate.

Date: July 9th 2016

Sign-Up Deadline:

Time: 10am – 4pm

Location: Origin Dojo. Arch 3 King Edward Bridge off Pottery Lane. Newcastle upon Tyne. NE1 3TQ

PLEASE NOTE, PAYMENT HAS TO BE MADE IN ADVANCE. YOU CANNOT PAY ON THE DAY. £40 for UKBJJA Members for full course £60 for non-UKBJJA Members for full course.

Registration opening shortly

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