2000 male and female players participate in the Jujitsu World Cup in Abu Dhabi

The team is preparing strongly for international competitions.

From the source

The World Jiu-Jitsu Championship, which is held under the umbrella of the International Federation, and will be hosted by the UAE from October 29 to November 8, will be held at the Jiu-Jitsu Arena in Zayed Sports City.

It is held under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Khalid bin Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, member of the Executive Council of the Emirate of Abu Dhabi and head of the Abu Dhabi Executive Office.

Abu Dhabi will be a destination for about 2,000 male and female players representing more than 70 countries to compete in four different categories: the adult category, the (under 21 years) category, the (under 18 years old) and the (under 16 years) category.

Regarding the team’s preparations, Fahd Ali Al Shamsi, Secretary-General of the Jiu-Jitsu Federation, said that the team entered a critical preparatory stage, with less than a month remaining until the start of the tournament, to reach the highest levels of readiness, as the players look forward to preserving the championship title, and building on what has been achieved. Among the achievements, especially the recent achievement in the Birmingham 2022 World Games, which culminated in achieving five historic medals for the UAE.

The players of the national team have the strength and motivation to continue the march of achievements and rise to the podiums.

It is worth noting that the national jiu-jitsu team succeeded in retaining the title of the World Jiu-Jitsu Championship, which was held in its last version in November 2021 in Abu Dhabi, and rose to the throne of the tournament, achieving 53 colored medals distributed in 18 gold, 16 silver and 19 bronze.

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