Ju Jitsu

  • Ju jitsu


Ju Jitsu is a martial art based on a moving system of striking, locking, throwing and holding techniques. The club has a friendly atmosphere and an exceptional social life, so why not come along, have a go and meet us? You won't need a gi for your first couple of sessions, so just bring along a t-shirt and some loose-fitting trousers.

Most importantly, your first two sessions are FREE! After that it is £3 a session. 


Training Times:

Please note that we only train during university term time. Check out our facebook page, Jitsu @ University of Bristol, for more up-to-date information

Tuesdays, 7-9pm, AR6, SU

Fridays, 6:30-8pm, Carpenter Room, SU

The above training sessions are open to all members of the club. Sunday sessions are for green+. 

Sundays - 12-2pm (changes often, check the West Country Facebook page), Kingsdown Sports Centre, GREEN GRADES AND ABOVE

 Check the jitsu calendar (link below) for up-to-date time and place for training sessions, including regional and national events>>>>>>Google calendar


Throughout the year, our club partakes in various social and competitive events, locally, regionally and nationally. So whether you want something just to keep fit and make friends, or you want the opportunity to represent the University of Bristol at National Level, then our club might just be for you!


Feel free to contact any of the committee (details below) or drop us a message on our facebook page.

Club email : uobjujitsu@gmail.com

Club Captain:     Meredith Moody  mm15848@my.bristol.ac.uk 

Vice Captain:     Pawel Kowalski     pk0300@my.bristol.ac.uk

Social Sec:        Paul Burdekin        pb14191@my.bristol.ac.uk


Links to more info:

The Jitsu Foundation Website

Facebook Page

Terms and Conditions

Click here to view terms and conditions


Membership Fee Inclusions


Prior to signing up to a Club or Society speak to the Committee to find out what your membership includes and if there are any further expenses throughout the year.


Service Standards


All Club or Society members can expect to receive:


  • The opportunity to attend regular meetings, events, activities, trips and socials as arranged.
  • The opportunity to stand for a committee position or vote in their elections (Bristol students only).
  • For Sports Club – to attend regular training sessions and have the opportunity to be selected for the teams.


Code of Conduct


When joining a club or society you are agreeing to abide by the constitution, general rules, regulations and policies of University of Bristol Students’ Union and also the Club or Society Code of Conduct which sets out the level of behaviour & discipline expected of all Club & Society members.


Download the Code of Conduct


Refund Policy


Any customer who pays for a membership subscription to a Bristol SU Society, Sports Club, Student Media and initiatives has a 14 day cooling off period from the time and date of purchase during which they have the right to cancel the subscription and receive a full refund. If you do decide to cancel within the 14 days, Bristol SU will refund your payment within a further 30 days of the cancellation.  To request a refund please email: bristolsu@bristol.ac.uk


Data sharing (Sports Club members only)


Please be aware that Bristol SU may share data relating to the members of its sports clubs with the Centre for Sport, Exercise and Health (a department of the University).  This information may be used for the purposes of communicating direct with these members and/or to cross-reference against SEH's Sports Pass membership records.


As part of Bristol SU's membership of British Universities & Colleges Sports (BUCS) Bristol SU may have to share data on to its sports clubs members so BUCS can, from time to time, communicate with these members. 


Data sharing (Societies members only)


If you're joining one of the societies listed below please be aware that your name and email address will be shared with Bristol Hub for the purpose of keeping you up to date with their activities through their email “The Week”:

AIESEC Bristol, AMICUS Bristol, Anti-Slavery Society, Bristol Feminists, Bristol Friends of MSF, Bristol Marrow, Bristol Social Enterprise Society, Bristol Student Action for Refugees, Bristol University Amnesty International, Conservation Group, Bristol University Oxfam Group, Bristol University Sustainability Team, Bristol Volunteers for Development Abroad, Engineers Without Borders, Howard League for Penal Reform Student Society, International Affairs Society, Medsin Bristol, Model United Nations, and Vegetarian and Vegan Society.


For more information on Bristol Hub visit: http://www.bristolhub.org.


If you do not want your details shared with the Hub please email: bristolsu@bristol.ac.uk.

These terms shall be governed by English law and are subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English Courts. Nothing in these terms shall exclude liability for fraudulent misrepresentation.