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St. Petersburg, Russia, November 25th 2010 JJIF Technical Congress in Russia was well participated. 45 delegates, representing 25 countries, JJIF members, have had important discussions on different subjects which will have great impact on the future of ju-jitsu in Europe and worldwide especially. The delegates were welcomed by Mr. Panagiotis Theodoropoulos, JJIF President, accompanied with JJIF Board members and technical officers. The JJIF President especially wellcomed technical delegate from member countries outside of Europe. The TC was moderated by Mr. Robert Perc from Slovenia, JJEU General Secretary.

 The following decisions, to be subjected to the attention and approval of the JJIF General Assembly and Board were accepted:

1. On the proposal to change the age categories (unanimous decisions):

1.1. Children 8-9 years old and 10-11 years old are not in the attention of JJIF, since there are no international events for these ages. However, the JJIF should have guidelines and recommendations for the national federations with respect to these athletes.
1.2. For the creation of the Veterans category, a Working Group will be created at the JJIF level, which will decide on the details (such as specific age, conditions/criteria for participation etc.). The members of the WG will be nominated later.

Last Updated on Sunday, 16 January 2011 21:38
Invitation to Foto_Ru Open 2011 PDF Print E-mail

Moscow Jiu-Jitsu Federation together with Russian Jiu-Jitsu Federation and company FOTO.RU invite you to take part in MOSCOW INTERNATIONAL JIU-JITSU TOURNAMENT “FOTO.RU OPEN 2011” (European Challenge Cup 2011) on 19-20th of February, 2011.

Competition will take place in Sports hall “Izmaylovo” (the host of Olympic Games 1980) Sirenevyi bulvar 2, Moscow, Russia.

Coordinator for the tournament FOTO.RU OPEN 2011 is Ms. Nina Kryveleva from Moscow Jiu-Jitsu Federation - mjjf (at) umail.ru or fotoru2011 (at) mail.ru. Time is short, so please do not hesitate to register and apply for visas as soon as possible.

Helpful documents:

a) Invitation (pdf)
b) Registration sheets (doc)
c) Visa application (doc)  - you should contact nearest Russian Embassy for details.

Please make sure to start on-time preparation and registration to avoid problems and unexpected expenses.

Preferable deadline for registration and visa procedure to FOTO.RU Open 2011 is January 20th 2011!

Last Updated on Monday, 17 January 2011 21:17
Invitation to 7th European Open Cento Italy PDF Print E-mail

Associazione Italiana Ju-jitsu, in collaboration with CSR – Ju-jitsu Italia, is kindly inviting JJEU/JJIF members to Italian Open Ju-jitsu, organised in Pieve de Cento, Bologna, Italy, on Saturday, March 26th and Sunday, March 27th 2011.

Tournament is officialy nominated as 7th European Open Cento.

Helpful documents:

a) Oficial invitation (pdf);
b) Flyer of the event (jpg).

Please send the registration details to the organising committe of the evet before the March 11th 2011!

Last Updated on Monday, 17 January 2011 21:45
Invitation to Paris Open 2011 in April PDF Print E-mail
Monday, 17 January 2011 21:20
Institute de Judo - Paris, France, April 16th and 17th2011.  COMITÉ DE LA RÉGION ÎLE DE FRANCE DE JUDO and FFJDA - Ju-jitsu are kindly inviting JJEU members to Paris Open ECC tournament, organised in Paris, in the Judo Institute.

Deadline for on-time registration is April 11th 2011!

Links to useful and important information:

Information and registration online: http://www.idfjudo.com /
The complete file: http://www.pchamp.net/divers/open_2011/TPIDF2011EN.pdf
Picture: http://www.pchamp.net/divers/open_2011/OpenPicture.jpg
Last Updated on Tuesday, 12 April 2011 14:57
Robi Rajh Open - SLOVENIA PDF Print E-mail
7_robi_rajhMaribor - Slovenia, March 12th 2011; Ju-jitsu Club ADK Maribor, with a support of Ju-jitsu Federation of Slovenia, is kindly inviting to the traditional international ju-jitsu tournament ROBI RAJH OPEN 2011. Tournament is to happen in Sport Hall Tabor Maribor, Koresova ulica 7, Maribor.

Schedule of the event:
Friday, March 11th

16.00 - 19.30 Weighing (Official Hotel – hotel Veter!)
20.00 - 21.00 Draw (Official Hotel – hotel Veter!)

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UPDATES - DRAW AND RESULTS - www.ju-jitsu-klub.si - AND ON THE WEB SITE OF THE OFFICIAL SPONSOR OF THE EVENT www.sitetalk.com/jadranska_liga.
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Saturday, March 12th (Sport Hall TABOR):

08.00 – 09.00 – Weighing (Preliminaries registration weigh participants – no changes)
09.30 – 19.00 - Repachages and finals together for Aspirant and junior Repechages Senior categories - fight and DUO
13.00 – 13.30 – Opening Ceremony
19.00 – 20.30 – Tournament night with Finals (seniors).

Official hotel of the event is HOTEL VETER (http://www.hotel-veter.si) in Ruše, near-by Maribor. Although many information has been sent around by e-mail, organising committee of the event is kindly asking to respect the deadline for registration - March 5th.

Here you can find related documents with more information:
a) official invitation,
b) registration sheet.
Last Updated on Saturday, 12 March 2011 14:02

JJIG General Assembly, St. Petersburg, November 26th 2010 New vice presidents, general secretary and activity plans for the future.

JJIF GA held a session on the day before world championship. The General Assembly was opened by Mr. Panagiotis Theodoropoulos, President of JJIF. After welcoming the delegates to the General Assembly, Mr. Theodoropoulos asked for a minute of silence for Rossitsa Stateva, former JJIF General Secretary, who passed away this summer.  Mr. Georgy Kukoverov, representing the host country, welcomed the delegates to the World Championship in Saint Petersburg and expressed his wish that the championship will be a great success. 27 full members of JJIF attended the meeting, together with 5 provisional members, which acted as observers. Mr. Robert Perc, JJIF Acting General Secretary, was nominated as the chairman of the General Assembly.

JJIF Board expressed thanks to Mr. Heinz Lamade, Vice-President of JJIF, for his activity that ended with this General Assembly.

Last Updated on Sunday, 16 January 2011 21:38

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