Jiu Jitsu is a martial art based on the traditional styles of Jiu Jitsu that originated and developed in medieval Japan. The core of the art comprises a system of throws, joint locks and strikes. Based on the principal of using an aggressor's energy to their own disadvantage, Jitsu skills can be used by men, women and children to counter aggressive situations ranging from unwanted harassment to armed physical assault.
The Jitsu Foundation is an organisation with over a hundred clubs in the UK that teaches the modern and unique Shorinji Kan system of Jiu Jitsu. With over 3000 active members and several hundred instructors - including specialists in modern sport forms, traditional forms, weapons training, First Aid and Shiatsu.
The Jitsu Foundation is the largest single-style Jiu Jitsu organisation in Britain.
Locations: Sports Centre, Falmer
Type: Training, instuction all levels
Details: We meet weekly.
UoB JIU JITSU CLUB | MEMBER CATEGORY: BRONZE STANDARD ANNUAL
Costs: £15 for the year.
Bronze Standard members will have access to personal injury insurance and club access to Sport Brighton facilities for club sessions.
Buy your Sports Federation Membership here once you know you are taking part in club activities.
You can take part in as many clubs as you like and can fit in. You only need to buy one membership which should be for the club that requires the highest category membership. So if you do both a Silver and Bronze Off-Site club then you just need a Silver card. You need to buy a membership after your first session. Contact Sport Brighton if you have any questions.