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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).