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The Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu club is comprised of jiu-jitsu artists, wrestlers, judo artists, other martial artists and athletes. The club is a diverse group of individuals who come together to learn and practice self-defense, participate in a grappling sport, and practice a physically challenging and technical exercise.

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TRAINING
We currently hold classes at the following times:
Monday from 9:00PM - 11:00PM
Wednesday from 9:00PM - 11:00PM
Friday from8:00PM - 10:00PM
MWF in Wellness Center Multipurpose D (on second level)

Practice will consist of a warm-up, technique instruction, training (sparring), and open mat time at the end for questions, training, socializing, or anything else members may have an interest in.

Please wear proper athletic apparel and the use of a mouthguard is strongly recommended (though not mandatory).

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Description

The Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu club is comprised of jiu-jitsu artists, wrestlers, judo artists, other martial artists and athletes. The club is a diverse group of individuals who come together to learn and practice self defense, participate in a grappling sport, and practice a physically challenging and technical exercise.

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TRAINING
We currently hold classes at the following times:
Monday at 9:00PM
Wednesday at 9:00PM
Friday at 8:00PM
MWF in Wellness Center Multipurpose D (on second level)

Practice will consist of a warm-up, technique instruction, training (sparring), and open mat time at the end for questions, training, socializing, or anything else members may have an interest in.

Please wear proper athletic apparel and the use of a mouthguard is strongly recommended (though not mandatory).

Ellie Konn will be serving as the President, and Frank McNamara will be serving as the Treasurer. They will share the administrative responsibilities of the club. Feel free to contact either officer with any questions, comments, or concerns.

Category

Athletic/Health/Wellness

Full Organization Name

Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu

Organization Guidelines and Objectives

The purpose of the Jiu Jitsu club is to give UM students the opportunity to enrich their lives via club camraderie, improve physical and mental healh, reduce stress, become more active in the university community, provide students with the opportunity to learn valuable self-defense techniques that help one get through real world situations, and allow students to immerse themselves in a safe sport and athletic competition and culture.

Organization Email Address
Campus Address

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Wellness Center, Multi-D

Meeting Time/Date/Location

Monday 8:00PM-10
Wednesday 8:00PM-10
Friday 8:00PM-10
Location: Herbert Wellness Center, 2nd floor, Multi-D (room)

President University of Miami E-mail Address
President/Chair First and Last Name

Gabryelle Konn

Treasurer E-mail Address
Treasurer First and Last Name

Frank McNamara

Primary Advisor First and Last Name

Connie Nickel

Advisors's Title at University of Miami

Assistant Director Intramural and Special Events, Herbert Wellness Center