Dear sport friends, respected members from the JJEU/JJIF Sport Federations. This year is a great year for ju-jitsu. We have organised very successful ETM to prove that athletes, referees and coaches can and should work together for the benefit of development, we have had two big grand slam events in Paris and Gelsenkirchen and successful organisation of the EC Seniors in Banja Luka (BIH). General Assembly approved the Resolution on the Mission, Values and Vision of the JJEU 2017 – 2014 and set a Strategy for the future.

Last weekend another great event closed on exactly the same date as 40 years ago a charter has been signed which represent the milestone on our legacy – that day European Ju-Jitsu Federation was established.

We would like to thank the Romanian Martial Arts Federation and its Ju-Jitsu Department, staff and volunteers and any other partners, not mentioned, for the organisation of the European Championship Aspirant & Juniors – it has been remarkable event. Step by step the organizers of big events give the us assurance that we can proceed with our strategy of development as planned at last JJEU General Assembly.

The following high-ranking events has been set in the calendar for next year:

a) European Cup U-15, the Netherlands, 24 – 25 March 2018;
b) European Championship Seniors & Masters, Poland, 1 – 3 June 2018;
c) European Cup Duo system (and referee course Duo), the Netherlands, 23 – 24 June 2018;
d) 15th Jiu-Jitsu United Event (JJVOE), Pressbaum – Austria, 16 – 17. June 2018
e) JJEU Summer Camp (DJJV), Hachen – Germany, 13 – 17 August 2018;
f) JJEU European Championship Aspirants & Juniors, Bologna – Italy, 26 – 28 October 2018.

Expert Technical Meeting (ETM2) will take place also, date and location with programme will follow. Please find in the attachment the official results from EC Bucharest!

EC U18-U21 Official Results [pdf]

3 candidates for organising European Championship in JuJitsu for aspirants and juniors in 2018

3 candidates for organising European Championship in JuJitsu for aspirants and juniors in 2018.

Italy, France and Bosnia Herzegovina ar possible candidates for organising the ECh u18 and u21 in their countries.

At a board meeting of JJEU the representatives of the National Federations will present their plans. After the board will decide who is allowed to organise this great event.

Invitation to: European Championship Aspirants & Juniors, Bucharest 2017

We have the pleasure of welcoming JJIF/JJEU members to Bucharest, Romania, this time for the 2017 Ju-Jitsu European Championship (Aspirants U18 & Juniors U21). This year’s event is very special. On the last day of our competition, Sunday, October 29th, 2017, we celebrate exactly 40 years since the signing of the Foundation Charter of the Ju-Jitsu European Union (JJEU).

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Invitation: European Championship in Banja Luka

We have the pleasure to invite you to the European Championship for Seniors in Banja Luka, Bosnia and Herzegovina – Republic of Srpska. The championship will be accompained by the JJEU annual General Assembly.

The championshp will take place at the Borik Sports Hall, Aleja Svetog Save 48. The registration forms containing the participants and other details should be returned no later than Monday, 8 May 2017. Continue reading “Invitation: European Championship in Banja Luka”

Invitation to: Dutch Open 2017

The Dutch Judo Association, department Midden Nederland, invites you to the “European Challenge Cup Dutch Open Ju Jitsu Championship” in Ju-Jitsu Fighting System, Ne-Waza end Duo System. International tournament will take place on Sunday 2 April 2017 at sports hall Sporthal ’t Riet, Laan van de Verenigde Naties 84, 6716JE Ede, The Netherlands. The tournament is open for all members of the Dutch Judo Association and all country federations and their athletes which are a member of the JJEU/JJIF. Find more details in the attachment. Registration deadline is 16 March 2017.

Registration Form [xlsx]
Second Invitation to Dutch Open [pdf]

Please find enclosed invitation to International Tournament 13th ROBI RAJH OPEN 2017 in Maribor, Slovenia, Fighting, Ne waza and Duo system for children, aspirants, juniors and seniors, in organization of the Ju-jitsu club ADK Maribor in cooperation with Ju-jitsu Federation of Slovenia.

Competition will take place in SPORTS HALL TABOR, Popovičeva ulica 7, 2000 MARIBOR, Slovenia on 1 and 2 April 2017 (link to sport hall:

Registration deadline: 26 March 2017.

Robi Rajh Open 2017 – the First Invitation [pdf]