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Nottingham University hosts the first ever UKBJJA University Brazilian Jiu Jitsu League Competition

Nottingham University hosts the first ever UKBJJA University Brazilian Jiu Jitsu League Competition

Press releases   •   Mar 11, 2016 12:26 GMT

Tomorrow the University of Nottingham will play host to a landmark event in university sports, the first UKBJJA University BJJ (Brazilian Jiu Jitsu) League Competition. Around 100 competitors, male and female, will be travelling from universities across the UK to compete in gi and no gi divisions. The UKBJJA has pledged to promote the sport at university level with the aim of BUCS recognition.

UKBJJA steps up to defend the integrity of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu in the UK

UKBJJA steps up to defend the integrity of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu in the UK

Press releases   •   Feb 24, 2016 12:00 GMT

The UKBJJA (UK Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Association) today made clear its intentions to defend the integrity of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu as a distinct martial art and to challenge the moves by the BJA (British Judo Association) to set up a rival body to govern the sport through a subsidiary organisation, the BJJUKA (Brazilian Jiu Jitsu UK Association).

Top ranked UKBJJA junior athlete is on her way to America for the Pan Kids Jiu-Jitsu IBJJF Championship

Top ranked UKBJJA junior athlete is on her way to America for the Pan Kids Jiu-Jitsu IBJJF Championship

Press releases   •   Feb 09, 2016 22:22 GMT

Top ranked UKBJJA junior athlete Dali Hopkins is on her way to America to fight her way to the top of the podium in the Pan Kids Jiu-Jitsu IBJJF Championship. Dali Hopkins became the star of the BJJ kids scene last year, becoming the top ranked UKBJJA junior across all belts, ages and weights and is now on her way to California to compete in the biggest junior BJJ competition in the world.

JUNIOR SPORTING STAR FROM SHEEN GRABS TOP SPOT IN THE UK BJJ (BRAZILIAN JIU JITSU) RANKINGS

JUNIOR SPORTING STAR FROM SHEEN GRABS TOP SPOT IN THE UK BJJ (BRAZILIAN JIU JITSU) RANKINGS

Press releases   •   Dec 03, 2015 18:22 GMT

A teenager from East Sheen, Billy Hayes, has been named the top junior BJJ athlete in the UK by the UK Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Association (UKBJJA).

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BJJ Fightwear Company PunchStrong sponsor the UKBJJA University League Competition

BJJ Fightwear Company PunchStrong sponsor the UKBJJA University League Competition

News   •   Feb 03, 2016 18:17 GMT

UK Fightwear brand PunchStrong will be sponsoring the first ever UKBJJA University BJJ League Competition to be held at the University of Nottingham on March 12th 2016. Students and staff will have the chance to compete in a gi and no gi competition representing their university. For this event, PunchStrong are offering free rash guards to all the winners of the open weight divisions

New Kids BJJ League for North East England in 2016

New Kids BJJ League for North East England in 2016

News   •   Dec 04, 2015 19:33 GMT

New Scottish Kids BJJ League announced for 2016

New Scottish Kids BJJ League announced for 2016

News   •   Dec 04, 2015 19:10 GMT

From February 2016, junior BJJ players in Scotland will have the chance to compete regularly at friendly and well-organised BJJ tournaments as a Scottish Kids BJJ League is announced. Entry fees will be low and affordable making the event regularly accessible to all families.

New Kids BJJ League for 2016 in the East of England

New Kids BJJ League for 2016 in the East of England

News   •   Dec 03, 2015 20:38 GMT

From January 2016, juniors and juvenile in the east of England will have the chance to compete regularly at friendly and well-organised BJJ tournaments as an Eastern England Kids BJJ League is announced. Entry fees will be low and affordable making the event regularly accessible to all families.

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UKBJJA University BJJ League 2017: Nottingham University

UKBJJA University BJJ League 2017: Nottingham University

Events   •   Jan 15, 2017 14:28 GMT

Join grapplers from universities across the country in the second UKBJJA University BJJ League! Open to all university students and staff (UKBJJA membership required) Men and women's Gi and No-Gi divisions Cost: £20 for 1, or £30 for both Entries now open, including option for Team entries. Contact universitybjj@ukbjja.org for any questions

Mar 11, 09:00 - 17:00 GMT

University of Nottingham Sports Centre (University Park Campus)

First ever Scottish Kids BJJ League on Sunday 28th February

First ever Scottish Kids BJJ League on Sunday 28th February

Events   •   Feb 05, 2016 09:32 GMT

The first ever Scottish Kids BJJ League takes place on Sunday 28th February. It is a new addition to the Kids and Junior League competitions held across the UK under the auspices of the UKBJJA. The competitions create a springboard for Juniors and Juveniles to compete regularly to prepare for bigger competitions, allowing them to enter tournaments with a relaxed, friendly environment.

Feb 28 00:00 GMT

The Griphouse, Glasgow, United Kingdom, G4 9SY

First North East England Kids BJJ League on Sunday 14th February

First North East England Kids BJJ League on Sunday 14th February

Events   •   Feb 04, 2016 22:19 GMT

The first ever North East England Kids BJJ League takes place on Sunday 14th February. It is a new addition to the Kids and Junior League competitions held across the UK under the auspices of the UKBJJA. The competitions create a springboard for Juniors and Juveniles to compete regularly to prepare for bigger competitions, allowing them to enter tournaments with a relaxed, friendly environment.

Feb 14 00:00 GMT

Off Pottery Lane Arch 3 King Edward Bridge Newcastle, Tyne and Wear, NE1 3TQ GB

First Welsh Kids BJJ League of 2016 on February 7th

First Welsh Kids BJJ League of 2016 on February 7th

Events   •   Feb 03, 2016 18:47 GMT

The amazing Welsh Kids and Juniors BJJ League returns on Sunday February 7th. It is part of the Kids and Junior League competitions held across the UK under the auspices of the UKBJJA. The competitions create a springboard for Juniors and Juveniles to compete regularly to prepare for bigger competitions, allowing them to enter tournament with a relaxed and friendly environment.

Feb 07 - Feb 03

Sport Wales National Centre, Sophia Close, Cardiff, C11 9SW

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Dali Hopkins was crowned champion of the over 40kg girls category.

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