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Jiu Jitsu

Jiu Jitsu is a traditional Japanese martial art focusing on self defence, locks, throws and groundwork that provides a good opportunity to meet new people. Any levels of experience are welcome.
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Jiu Jitsu

 

What we’re all about

Jiu Jitsu is a traditional Japanese martial art focusing on self defence, locks, throws, and groundwork. Beginners are welcome at LUU Jiu Jitsu and it's a great way of getting fit and meeting new people! As well as teaching you how to defend yourself, Jiu Jitsu will also help your strength, posture, and self-esteem. The club has a vibrant social scene and compete nationally, winning a number of medals and trophies every year.

 

Training Details

Where: Studio 2, The Edge, University of Leeds
When: Mondays and Wednesdays 20:30-22:30
Cost: £2 per session - UoL students, £6 per session - non UoL students, FIRST SESSION FREE

 

Give it a Go - 1st October 2017, 14:30-16:30, Studio 2, The Edge

The best way to find out about Jiu Jitsu is to come along to one of our sessions. Starting a martial art may be daunting but we provide a friendly, relaxed atmosphere where members can progress at their own pace. Your first session is completely FREE! All you need to do is wear loose clothing and bring enthusiasm! Why not bring a friend, you'll even get another free session! 

Our GIAG is the best way to get to know people and learn about all things Jitsu. Experience your first throw, lock and bottle attack. And it's completely FREE! And to make things even better, your first session afterwards is also completely free - just in case one session wasn't enough to convince you!

Socials!

Our club has a vibrant social life with events throughout the year. There is also the opportunity to attend regional, national and international courses and competitions. Socials include BBQs, Games Nights, Trampolining, Meals and our popular Drink To A Dan. In the past, we've done bigger trips such as travelling to Belgium and this year, we're excited to say that we're planning trips to paintballing and Alton Towers!

 

Insurance

All members of the club wishing to train for long periods of time must be insured. The first two weeks of training are free but afterwards, a fee of £30 must be paid to The Jitsu Foundation. This insurance lasts a year and means that you are insured not only at LUU Jiu-Jitsu club but also at regional and national events and other TJF clubs in the UK.

 

Contact Information

To find out more just contact us via email, Facebook or Twitter

Email: leeds.jitsu@gmail.com

Facebook Page: LUU Jiu Jitsu Society 

Twitter: @LeedsUniJitsu

YouTube: LeedsUniJitsu

 

 

Useful documents

  • Social Guidelines

    Should you be running a social, check out the guidelines for events you run.

  • Code of Conduct 2017 to 2018

    A document that runs alongside the constitution explaining members conduct.

  • Code of Good Practice 2017 to 2018

    A document that runs alongside the constitution explaining Dojo etiquette. Also containing definitions and translations of words used on the mat.

  • Constitution 2017 to 2018

    A document entailing all fundamental elements that run LUU Jiu-Jitsu society. Including its aims and objectives, membership information, expulsions and exclusions, the committee and its roles, elections, meetings, AGMs and EGMs, Instructor information and requirements, administrative details and requirements of society members.

  • Risk Assessment 2017 to 2018

    A detailed risk assessment of possible injuries on the mat. Also includeing the weapons policy, socials policy, regional/ national courses policy and the transport policy.

  • Social Guidelines 2017 to 2018

    Updated guideline, should you be running a social, check out the guidelines for events you run.

We train at Studio 2, The Edge, Mondays and Wednesdays 8:30-10:30.


 

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Treasurer

Weapons Officer


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