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Easter training

The club is half closed over the Easter break — just BFC sessions on Fridays.  When we’re back in operation, I’ll let you know here and on Facebook. Advertisements

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Thursdays now at LSE

New training times as from now and for all term: Tuesdays, 8 – 10, Astor College Gym, 99 Charlotte Street Thursdays, 8 – 10, The Old Gym, LSE, Houghton Street Fridays 8 – 9.45, Multipurpose Room, Bloomsbury Fitness Centre, Gordon … Continue reading

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Want to get serious about jiu jitsu?

Join the club officially through the union. http://uclu.org/clubs-societies/jitsu-club There is a £5 membership fee that we have to charge, but we’ll refund it in free training or beer. Joining the Jiu Jitsu Foundation costs £25 – this is your insurance, … Continue reading

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Join the club!

Minor annoyance with the YMCA (they don’t like martial arts and hadn’t realised we were a martial art) so we are relocating our Thursday sessions — watch this space! We are still training on Tuesdays at Astor from 8 – … Continue reading

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Training is on!

Good to see so many training hard last night. Our focus is on street self defence, techniques that enable us to overcome bigger, faster people, multiple attackers, armed or otherwise.  We’ll work on using momentum, balance and movement, managing distance, … Continue reading

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Welcome Freshers!

It’s that glorious time of year when a lot of new faces take up jiu jitsu for the first time.  If you’re considering it, have a look at our frequently asked questions, join or ask a question on our Facebook … Continue reading

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Back again in September

We are training again at Astor College Gym from 7 – 9 on Tuesdays and Thursdays.  BFC sessions tbc when term starts, but looking like Fridays are back on then too.

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