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Jiu-Jitsu Is Back in UAE

UAE National Team resumes its training in a closed, isolated camp. All athletes, coaches and staff were tested for COVID-19 before joining the camp to ensure the safety of everyone. Morales are high and athletes are excited to be back on the mat.

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Palms Sports ‘Social Support Program’

We are very pleased to introduce Palms Sports ‘Social Support Program’ Palms Sports is cognizant of the tremendous changes to our day to day lives and as such developed a platform manned by a specialist, each in their designated fields, to support our dear family of employees, their families, relatives, and the community as a […]

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#StayHomeSportsDay

The sports day sessions will be held remotely each day through three live broadcasts on Microsoft Teams. The first session will take place from 9am on Friday morning and will finish at 11am. The Lunchtime session will be 2pm until 3pm, and the evening session of the day will take place from 5pm until 7pm. The sessions […]

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Jiu-jitsu the foundation of Palms Sports’ ambitious UAE dream

Having come a long way as the technical arm of the UAE Jiu-Jitsu Federation (UAEJJF), Palms Sports is now aspiring to be a leader in sports management and training in the country. Founded in 2010, Palms Sports employs 752 jiu-jitsu coaches who oversee the training of more than 140,000 Emirati practitioners of the martial art. […]

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GESS Dubai 2020 honours distinctive education professionals and top suppliers

Prestigious awards programme received record entries from 50 countries worldwide. This year, hundreds of submissions were received from as many as 50 countries, making this year’s edition of the prestigious awards programme the biggest to date. Leading the winners is Professor Mary Hayden, Head of Department and Professor of International Education at the University of Bath, UK, […]

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Increase the number of beneficiaries of the Mohammed bin Zayed Jiu-Jitsu Program

  View this post on Instagram   زيادة عدد المستفيدين من برنامج محمد بن زايد للجوجيتسو . . “الهلال الأحمر الإماراتي” و”بالمز الرياضية” تؤكدان حرصهما على توسيع مظلة المستفيدين من برنامج محمد بن زايد الصيفي للجوجيتسو في مخيم مريجيب الفهود للاجئين السوريين في الأردن. وتحظى الجوجيتسو برعاية صاحب السمو الشيخ محمد بن زايد آل نهيان […]

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Jiu-Jitsu Class at the refugee camps in Jordan

Mohammed Bin Zayed Jiu-Jitsu Programme – Abu Dhabi Sports 2019

Mohammed Bin Zayed Jiu-Jitsu Program The Mohammed Bin Zayed Jiu-Jitsu programme supported by Palms Sports, UAE Jiu-Jitsu Federation, International Jiu-Jitsu Federation, and Etihad Airways is running from 14th July to 8th August. Originally launched in more than 40 schools across the Emirates, the programme to teach young people the arts and skills of jiu-jitsu from […]

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فؤاد درويش مدير عام شركة بالمز الرياضية : إطلاق برنامج محمد بن زايد الصيفي للجوجيتسو يهدف لنشر فوائد ومميزات هذه الرياضة النبيلة

#فيديو_وام | فؤاد درويش مدير عام شركة بالمز الرياضية : إطلاق برنامج محمد بن زايد الصيفي لـ #الجوجيتسو يهدف لنشر فوائد ومميزات هذه الرياضة النبيلة pic.twitter.com/KmNzN4sTEk — وكالة أنباء الإمارات (@wamnews) July 30, 2019

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Young Emirati volunteers are spending part of their summer in Jordan to help teach jiu-jitsu to refugees.

UAE teens bring jiu-jitsu to refugees at Jordanian camp

The 30 students, aged 15 to 17, traveled to the UAE-run Mrajeeb Al Fhood camp in Jordan as the Emirates took its national Mohamed bin Zayed Summer Jiu-Jitsu Programme overseas for the first time. This camp, which is supported by the Emirates Red Crescent, is home to almost 6,000 refugees. Emirati pupils are assisting professional black-belt coaches, […]

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