Wed 15-06-20 2201:59 AM
Abu Dhabi, June 14, 2022 (WAM)-The UAE Jiu-Jitsu Federation has confirmed that the Challenge Jiu-Jitsu Festival will be held this weekend at UAE University in Al Ain, June 18-19. In the third edition of the championship, athletes aged 4 to 15 challenge different categories of mats.
Registrations closed today have attracted quite a few, with hundreds of male and female athletes from various clubs and academies set up to test themselves in front of the thrilling crowd of expectations.
The Challenge Jiu-Jitsu Festival is one of the most important events on the national calendar this season, as enthusiastic parents seek to encourage their children to participate in growing sports that bring physical and mental benefits to their children. You can see a big bustle by repeating the past two times.
“The third edition of the Challenge Jiu-Jitsu Festival is within the framework of the federation’s strategy to invest in young talent, develop their abilities and hone their skills by participating in self-confidence tournaments,” said Youssef Abdullah Al Batran. I am saying. , UAEJJF board member.
Albatran also praised the timing of the tournament, which coincided with the start of the student’s summer vacation, and made the conclusions appropriate for the long school year. “Jiu-Jitsu enhances the value of affiliation, discipline, respect and determination. It is all the hallmarks that school teachers are trying to develop through their children’s educational journey,” he added.
The championship is scheduled to start on Saturday and babies will compete in the white, gray and yellow belt categories. On Sundays, juniors and teens will compete in the same three categories, as well as oranges and greens.
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