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CORONAVIRUS COVID-19 OFFICIAL GUIDANCE SUMMARY

UPDATED 16 OCTOBER 2020(including Tier 1,2,3 information for England)   This page summarises the current restrictions on training BJJ. Although we do our best to provide  the latest information, it is very important that you take the time to read and understand...

SCOTLAND – RETURN TO SPORT UPDATED GUIDANCE 10 SEPTEMBER 2020

UPDATE: The Scottish First Minister has just announced that indoor contact sport for over 12's in Scotland will now NOT resume on 14 September, a new indicative date of 5th of October has been given. We will provide more news as soon as we can. Juniors under the age...

Jude Samuel

Jude Samuel is currently the European Head of Talent Relations for Bellator MMA and 4th Degree Black Belt in Brazilian JiuJitsu, earning his BJJ Black Belt in 2005 from Mauricio Gomes along with Prof Marc Walder and Prof Rick Young. As Principal Council Officer, Jude...

SCOTLAND – RETURN TO SPORT UPDATED GUIDANCE 20 AUGUST 2020

We have some potential good news for grapplers in Scotland: on 20 August, the Scottish Government published a Phase 3 update on its "Route Map Through And Out Of The Crisis". In summary: 31 August: indoor gyms may re-open. Juniors (<12 years) may resume full...

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CORONAVIRUS COVID-19 OFFICIAL GUIDANCE SUMMARY

UPDATED 16 OCTOBER 2020(including Tier 1,2,3 information for England)   This page summarises the current restrictions on training BJJ. Although we do our best to provide  the latest information, it is very important that you take the time to read and understand...

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Jude Samuel

Jude Samuel

Jude Samuel is currently the European Head of Talent Relations for Bellator MMA and 4th Degree Black Belt in Brazilian JiuJitsu, earning his BJJ Black Belt in 2005 from Mauricio Gomes along with Prof Marc Walder and Prof Rick Young. As Principal Council Officer, Jude...

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Covid-19 Local Restrictions Update

On 30 July, the government announced additional, local coronavirus/covid-19 restrictions. Clubs in these areas are advised that no indoor training should take place, until the government or local authority gives the go ahead. The affected areas are (list updated 31...

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BJJ Community questions answered 24 JULY 2020

BJJ Community questions answered 24 JULY 2020

The UKBJJA as an organisation is dedicated to supporting its members and committed to working hard in all areas that benefit and progress this sport. In order to progress and evolve, we always welcome questions and discussion with the BJJ community. In response to a...

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Coronavirus Covid-19 UPDATE 14 JULY 2020

Coronavirus Covid-19 UPDATE 14 JULY 2020

Dear UKBJJA members, On 9 July 2020, the UK Government published its latest update on the phased return to sport and recreation – which included the provision for indoor gyms to re-open under certain conditions on 25 July. The United Kingdom Brazilian Jiu Jitsu...

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UKBJJA COACHING COURSE CANCELLED

UKBJJA COACHING COURSE CANCELLED

Regrettably, due to ongoing Covid-19 Coronavirus restrictions, we have had to cancel our Level 1 Coaching Course on 5 July at UEL Sports Dock. Full refunds will be given. We hope to reschedule for later in the year along with more courses around the country. Please...

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