Please accept our best wishes to you all. The year 2018 is almost done, and it was a amazing year for most of us. 2019 is coming soon, and a lot of clubs and federations are looking forward for another year of great events. JJEU has planned a lot of nice co operations with partners in Europe, like the Kodokan Open Organization in Norderstedt, which again are organizing one of the biggest starting events of the year. Most of the clubs are using this event every year to setup their selections for 2019, and every year this event become stronger and stronger. JJEU and the Kodokan Organization are working together close, and therefore we are happy to announce that the Kodokan Open starting 2019 is a JJEU supported event, which means that the LOC of Kodokan fulfill the requirements of organizing JuJitsu events on the JJEU level.
After the succesfull ETM1 in Planica Slovenia in 2017, JJEU is happy to invite you for attending the ETM2 course.
In this course, we invite and like to host 2 of your members per Federation, like a referee and a coach. JJEU will cover costs for a maximum of 2 officials per Federation, with a overall maximum of 30, so first one first. Subscription has to be done by Sportdata, see for further information attached pdf document.
Only a few days left before we will start with the biggest World Championship for seniors ever. More then 600 participants from all over the world will fight for the title of World Champion.
After this event we will have the JJIF Congress on Monday. Last weeks JJEU sent out a survey to our members with some statements and questions about agenda points of the coming congress.
On behalf of JJEU board I like to inform you with happiness about the great results we reached with this survey and of course we like to share the results with all of you. Please find as attachment the pdf file with the outcome. JJEU board is looking forward to see all of you in Malmö Sweden.
Gelsenkirchen, 6.10.2018. JJEU and Combat Camp Sweden project will join forces. In 2019 edition of the traditional Combat Camp Sweden, beyond usual high-quality training with international set of instructors, the Expert Technical Meeting – Event Two (ETM2), will also take place. After success of the ETM – Event One in Planica, Slovenia, in March 2017, JJEU made a promise to organise such event every two year. After discussion with the JJEU Referee Committee, JJEU Referee Quality Management expert group and Athletes Commission, including also Mr Rob Haans, representative of the Organising Committee of the Combat Camp, the ETM2 will be focused in cooperation and exchange of knowledge and experience among athletes, referees and coaches, introducing also latest innovation of Video Review System (why, how, opportunities, challenges and future development) and the use of technology in nowadays Ju-Jitsu sport. Combat Camp Sweden registration is to continue in its usual way, for ETM2 extra information and invitation will follow in a few days. JJEU has allocated a budget for the event from penalty fees collected at the events (for not having enough referees) and will cover accommodation for one Coach and Referee from each JJEU member country.
More information will follow in a few days. Stay tuned to JJEU website and Facebook. We look forward to another edition of Combat Camp Sweden edition and ETM!