Abu Dhabi: The UAE Jiu-Jitsu Federation has launched its Jiu-Jitsu Summer Camp for young jiu-jitsu enthusiasts amid increased demand for participation.
The 6-week camp which the Federation is organizing in collaboration with International Vision Investments (IVI), focuses on kids and teenagers aged 6 to 16.
The camp which will run through the 26th of August, is taking place at the Jiu-Jitsu Arena and UAEJJ Fitness facilities in Al Bahia (Abu Dhabi), Mirdif (Dubai), and Al Salamat (Al Ain). The initiative offers both boys and girls, a perfect opportunity to maximize their time off by raising their levels of performance and honing their talents in the sport of jiu-jitsu.
STEPPING STONE INTO PROFESSIONAL SPORTS
The Summer Camp includes a wide range of sports and physical activities where those who want to pursue a professional career in jiu-jitsu can learn new skills through comprehensive training programs designed in accordance with the highest standard featuring experienced and qualified trainers.
The summer camp offers separate sessions for beginners as well as in advanced levels, which are scheduled in 4 daily classes from 9 AM to 2 PM, Monday through Friday. One of the camp’s most notable features is the option for participants to sign up for 1 week, 2 weeks, or its whole stay, which is 6 weeks, according to their convenience.
The Federation expressed happiness over the increased interest in the camp and reiterated that these activities are important as jiu-jitsu helps to foster values like loyalty, fairness, humility, self-confidence, and respect, in addition to its many physical benefits.
The UAEJJF said it expanded summer camp to Al Ain and Dubai as part of its attempts to draw the biggest number of participants at the national level.