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TJK 40th Anniversary T-Shirt Design

We need help designing our 40th Anniversary range of T-Shirts for next year! Think you can help? We're looking for any TJK students who have a passion for art or graphic design to help us design our next TJK range of clothing. Designs must be of your own work and must not include any copywright ...READ MORE →

Children’s Jujutsu and Self-defence classes

Benefits of Taijutsu Kai for Children ‘Our Jujutsu classes will support your children in becoming confident and resilient young people. Your child/children will develop the skills to detect danger in their surroundings and defuse situations that may spiral out of control. If a situation turns physical your child will be able to access the very ...READ MORE →

What is reality-based self-defence?

Nearly every martial art uses the term self-defence when describing the benefits of that art, whether it’s Taekwondo, Karate, Judo, Jiu Jitsu, JuJutsu or any other martial art. At Taijutsu Kai, self-defence is a core aspect of our art and is the framework to our syllabus. We use the term “reality-based self-defence”, but what exactly ...READ MORE →

A Charity Event in aid of Meadow & Summer Lockey.

A Charity Event in aid of Meadow & Summer Lockey. Twin girls born with severe non verbal autism, and Epilepsy. Meadow and Summer have gone through a very tough time to say the least. The girls are now 5 years old and are currently on a rigorous ABA programme to help improve their focus and ...READ MORE →

A Street Ready Training Workshop

An opportunity to experience a more realistic approach to the TJK (self defence) skills, without the comforts of the Dojo (training hall). This Workshop will give you an insight into the power of the TJK skills and equip you to adapt them for a variety of threatening situations both standing and on the ground. (NB: ...READ MORE →

2019 TJK Event Dates

27th of January 2019 Black Belt Training - St Johns Sports Centre, 13 Malvern Rd, Worcester, WR2 4LE 10th of February 2019 Sport Jujutsu competition - Chosen Hill Sports Hall, Brookfield Rd, Churchdown, Gloucester, GL3 2PJ 10th of March 2019 Worcester Grading - St Johns Sports Centre, 13 Malvern Rd, Worcester, WR2 4LE 24th of ...READ MORE →

TJK Black Belt John Davies to Run London Marathon for Charity

TJK Black Belt John Davies to Run London Marathon for Leukaemia Care Charity I have secured a charity place in next years London Marathon and I need your help to raise money for leukaemia care, a cancer charity. I am sure, like me, almost all of you have been or know people who have been ...READ MORE →

Whitsun Half Term 2019

Please see below for details on which clubs are closed for Whitsun Half Term Sensei Ross Clubs Monday St Johns - Closed 27/05/2019 Tuesday Bromsgrove - Closed 28/05/2019 Wednesday Gloucester - Closed 29/05/2019 Thursday Malvern - Closed 30/05/2019 Sensei Lee Clubs Saturday Droitwich - Open as normal 25/05/2019 Saturday Droitwich - Closed 01/05/2019 Sensei Amanda ...READ MORE →

TJK Syllabus Seminar Masterclass 19th of May 2019

TJK Syllabus seminar with Sensei Ross Iannoccaro and Sensei Lee Iannoccaro. 19th of May 2019   Times Juniors (Under 14s) 9.30 - 11.30am 14 years and over / Adults 12noon - 2.30pm     Chosen Hill Sports Hall, Brookfield Road, Churchdown, Gloucester, GL3 2PJ £12 per person

Easter 2019

Last class before Easter break Droitwich - Saturday 13th of April Worcester - Monday 15th of April Bromsgrove - Tuesday 16th of April Chosen Hill - Wednesday 17th of April Malvern - Thursday 18th of April   Next class after Easter break Droitwich - Saturday 27th of April Worcester - Monday 29th of April Bromsgrove ...READ MORE →

TJK Kobudo Sessions 2019

Monday 28th of Jan 2019 Worcester St Johns 7.00 - 9.00pm Sunday 17th of February 2019 Droitwich Physique Gym 2.00 - 4.00pm Monday 25th of February 2019 Worcester St Johns 7.00 - 9.00pm Monday 25th of March 2019 Worcester St Johns 7.00 - 9.00pm Sunday 31st of March 2019 Droitwich Physique Gym 2.00 - 4.00pm ...READ MORE →

Spring Half Term 2019

Please see below for details on which clubs are open this spring half term. Sensei Ross Clubs Monday St Johns - Open as normal Tuesday Bromsgrove - Open as normal Wednesday Gloucester - Closed 20th of Feb Thursday Malvern - Open as normal Sensei Lee Clubs Saturday Droitwich - Open as normal Sensei Amanda Clubs ...READ MORE →

TJK Sports JuJutsu Participation Day 10th Feb 2019

This is a participation event where you will have the opportunity to practice and gain experience in Sport Jujutsu in an encouraging and friendly environment. 3 Point event towards grading Rule Intro Unlimited friendly sparring bouts Juniors up to 10 Years Old 09.45am to 12noon 11 - 14 Years 11.45am to 2.00pm Teens and Adults ...READ MORE →

38th Seminar with Joe Duffy and Danny Tamblyn Photos

Worcestershire News article here https://www.worcesternews.co.uk/news/16986255.professional-ufc-fighter-joseph-duffy-returned-back-to-his-club-in-worcester-to-teach/

TJK 38th National Training Seminar

TJK 38th National Training Seminar 14th of OCTOBER 2018 Meet and train with TJK’s Top Instructors Meet and train with Professional UFC fighter Joseph Duffy! Tuition in: JuJutsu (Classical and Modern) Sport JuJutsu, Submission, Grappling Personal Protection and Awareness Fun Zone for all! Times: Juniors: 10.00am – 12.00 noon | Adults/Intermediate (14yrs+): 12.30pm – 3.30pm ...READ MORE →

Introduction to Grapple and Strike 2018

This is a participation event where you will have the opportunity to practice and gain experience in Grapple and Strike (Sport Jujutsu) in an encouraging and friendly environment. 3 Point event towards grading Rule Intro Grappling and Striking Skills and Drills Unlimited friendly sparring bouts Top class tuition by TJKs most experienced competitors/coaches Children (Under ...READ MORE →

TJK Junior Grappling Competition 13th of May (Rescheduled from March)

Junior Grappling competition 13th of May Chosen Hill Sports Hall Brookfield Road, Churchdown, Gloucester GL3 2PL. Weigh-in - 9.00am - 9.45am Bouts Satart - 10.00am   Due to heavy snowfall on the 4th of March and 18th of March this event was cancelled twice, this is the resceduled event and is Juniors only. GrapplingForm2018

TJK Training Seminar

Taijutsu Kai Training Seminar. For all TJK Members. Tasshi Ross Iannoccaro Sensei Lee Iannoccaro Sensei Daniel Tamblyn (TJK Self-defence consultant and Royal family personal protection officer) 29th of April 2018 St John's Sports Centre, Malvern Rd, Worcester.   Juniors (Under 14s) 10.00am - 11.45am   Teens and Adults 12.30pm - 3.00pm   TJK Opening Training ...READ MORE →

Easter 2018

30th of March 2018 (Good Friday) Bromsgrove - Childrens classes only 30th of March 2018 (Good Friday) Bishops Cleeve - Closed 31st of March 2018 Droitwich - Open as usual 31st of March 2018 Tamworth - Closed 2nd of April 2018 (Easter Monday) St Johns - Closed 3rd of April 2018 Abbey Mead - Closed ...READ MORE →

Masterclass Seminar 4th of Feb 2018

TJK Syllabus seminar with Sensei Ross Iannoccaro and Sensei Lee Iannoccaro. 4th of Feb 2018 Chosen Hill School, Brookfield Rd, Churchdown, Gloucester GL3 2PL Times Juniors (Under 14s) 9.30 - 11.30am 14 years and over / Adults 12noon - 2.30pm Closing date 1st of Feb 2018 Click here to download entry form

2018 TJK Event Dates

28th of January 2018 Black Belt Training – St Johns Sports Centre, 13 Malvern Rd, Worcester, WR2 4LE 4th of February 2018 TJK Syllabus Seminar – Chosen Hill Sports Hall, Brookfield Rd, Churchdown, Gloucester, GL3 2PJ 4th of March 2018 Postponed – Competition (Grappling) – Chosen Hill Sports Hall, Brookfield Rd, Churchdown, Gloucester, GL3 2PJ …READ MORE →

Worcester Grading November 26th 2017

Please note, there has been a change in times for the second half of gradings. Updated times below. Juniors grading for Orange w/s, Orange, Green w/s, Green or Blue w/s. Register: 9.45am Grading: 10 am to 11.45am Juniors grading for Blue, Purple or Brown Register: 10.30am Grading: 11.00am to 1.00pm (Approx) ALL ADULTS Register: 10.30am …READ MORE →

2017 TJK Event Dates

5th March 2017 Seminar - Sport Jujutsu Participation Day. Chosen Hill Sport Hall Gloucester. (Completed) 19th March 2017 Grading - Gloucester Grading. Chosen Hill Sports Hall Gloucester. (Completed) 14th May 2017 Seminar - Gloucester Syllabus Variations Skills, Tips and Drills to improve syllabus knowledge for Gradings. Chosen Hill Sports Hall Gloucester. View Info > 21st ...READ MORE →

October Half Term 2017

Dear all, below are the class details for October Half Term 2017, 21st to 29th of October. Saturday 22nd of October – Class is ON (Droitwich Leisure Centre) Monday 23rd of October – Class is ON (St Johns) Tuesday 24th of October – No Classes (Stratford and Upton St Leonards) Wednesday 25th of October – …READ MORE →

37th Annual Seminar Photos October 2017

A fantastic day all round. Huge thanks to all students and parents who attended and made the day such a great event. Congratulations to Sensei Ahmed Alhouli and Sensei Lee Iannoccaro on their promotions! Special thanks to Sensei Ross, Sofia, Sensei Ahmed, Sensei Danny, Sensei Lee and everyone who worked hard to plan, arrange and ...READ MORE →

TJK Kobudo Session Dates

26th of March 2018 Worcester St Johns 7.00 - 9.00pm 30th of April 2018 Worcester St Johns 7.00 - 9.00pm 21st of May 2018 Worcester St Johns 7.00 - 9.00pm 25th of June 2018 Worcester St Johns 7.00 - 9.00pm 30th of July 2018 Worcester St Johns 7.00 - 9.00pm No Class August 2018 24th ...READ MORE →

TJK Samurai Rashguards now available to pre-order

The new TJK Rashguards are now available to pre order. Order yours for collection from your Sensei at begining of next term in September. Adults and Childresn sizes available. Please note childrens sizes will be short sleeved, adult sizes long sleeved. Pay by cash on collection. Pre Order now

Photos – TJK 2017 Grappling Competition

A selection of photos from our 2017 grappling competition held at St Johns Sports Center Worcester. Thank you to all the students and parents for attending. The event was a great success, with excellent talent and sportsmanship at all ages.

TJK Grappling Competition Rules

Children's (Ages 5 to 16) Attire: Gi or No-Gi competition. It is the entrant’s choice to wear either Gi or no-Gi. Wearing a Gi usually refers to the wearing of the Gi jacket and belt. No-Gi refers to wearing T-shirt and shorts. Competitors often choose to wear no-gi when competing as there is seen to ...READ MORE →

Seminar 2017 Photos

Thank you to all those who came to both the Gloucester and Bromsgrove Seminars. We had a brilliant turnout and hope that everyone took away some new found confidence and drive to engage in stand up techniques and Randori Sparring.

Whitsun Break (Half Term)

Dear all, please note all of Sensei Ross’s, Sensei Lee’s and Sensei Amanda’s classes will be broken up from Monday 29th of May for 1 week. Sensei Andrew’s classes are running as normal except for Monday 29th of May at Cirencester which is off due to the bank holiday. Monday 29th of May (Bank Holiday) …READ MORE →

TJK Grappling Competition Worcester 25th of June

An excellent opportunity for children and adult students to put their skills to the test under pressure in a competitive environment. Great learning and personal building experience. A chance to test your skills and see how you compare with other students. Providing a great basis for establishing areas to improve in your TJK knowledge. St …READ MORE →

TJK Team – Ryan Holdham – Fight Night – April 30th

Tai Jutsu Kai’s very own Ryan Holdham is set to compete in his second professional fight at the end of April. His match up with Rory Evans sends him off to Swansea to take on the Adrenalin Fight Night and do his team proud. Tickets are still available to support and watch Ryan in Swansea. …READ MORE →

Masterclass Seminar (Sport JuJutsu) Bromsgrove May 21st 2017

This seminar is open to all Tai Jutsu Kai students of any grade and is a must for brown belts, black belts and instructors. The TJK syllabus is a progressive system which is constantly developing and improving. Experience first hand NEW grading requirements for all grades and instructors. Unfortunately due to mat space and safety …READ MORE →

Masterclass Seminar (Sport JuJutsu) Gloucester May 14th 2017

This seminar is open to all Tai Jutsu Kai students of any grade and is a must for brown belts, black belts and instructors. The TJK syllabus is a progressive system which is constantly developing and improving. Experience first hand NEW grading requirements for all grades and instructors. Unfortunately due to mat space and safety …READ MORE →

Joe Duffy and TJK

After Joe Duffy’s successful and impressive victory at UFC Fight Night 107 in London. Joe stopped by one of our Tai Jutsu Kai clubs to catch up with Sensei Ross and Sensei Lee. Joe, a student of TJK from a young age, was happy to give words of advice and inspiration to the students at …READ MORE →

Jujutsu Sports Participation Day Sunday March 15th 2017

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Sun 27/11/16 Grading

Grading for Blue, Purple and Brown belts. 27th of November 2016 Dolphin Centre, School Drive, Bromsgrove, Worcs, B60 1AY Times Grading Schedule: Blue / Purple / Brown 14 yrs and under (all grades) Registration 10.30am. Grading starts 11.00am. 15 yrs and above Registration 12.30pm. Grading Starts 1.00pm.

36th Annual Seminar 6.11.16 Photos

A selection of photos from the Tai Jutsu Kai 36th Annual Seminar, with Sensei Ross Iannaccaro, Sensei Lee Iannaccaro and special guest Sensei, Sensei Danny Tamblyn. The seminar was a great success, thank you to all those who came out and made it such a great day!

New Tai Jutsu Kai Bags Available now!

New kits bags are now available with Tai Jutsu Kai embroidery. Perfect for holding all your kit and training gear. Rucksack – £18 Holdall – £21 Available to buy at seminar 6th of November and from your Senseis.

Kobudo Monthly Lessons

Are you interested in learning authentic Japanese Kobudo – Lai Jutsu (swordsmanship) Bojutsu (wooden staff) etc.. New monthly classes are starting at St John’s sports centre Worcester. Commencing Monday 26th September 2016. 7.00pm – 9.00pm. If you have any wooden weapons please bring them. Lessons will be monthly, on the last monday of every month …READ MORE →

Being a Ju Jutsu Instructor: What is it Really Like?

As we grow up we often dream of our ‘ideal job’. The job that does not seem like real work because you simply love what you do……. You never ‘clock watch’ and you feel like you are making a real difference to the lives of other’s around you. Now……for most people this ‘dream job’ remains …READ MORE →

The Physical Attributes Needed to Excel On The Ju Jutsu Mats

Ju Jutsu is a technical art that relies on a blend of physical skills. These skills include; agility, reactions, flexibility, co-ordination and strength to name a few. As a student develops through the belts their physical attributes develop over time. However, if a student is lacking in any of the physical skills this can slow …READ MORE →

06/11/16 TJK National Seminar

National Seminar for all TJK members with guests and master classes. Meet and train with T.J.K’s Top Instructors Tuition in: – JuJutsu (Classical & Modern) – Sport JuJutsu, Submission, Grappling – Personal Protection & Awareness Fun Zone for all. TIMES Juniors: 10am – 12noon Adults/Intermediate (14yrs +): 12.30 – 3.30pm FEES Juniors (up to 16yrs): …READ MORE →

Photos – A selection of photos from June 2016 Competition

Grapple and Strike Workshop 12th of June 2016

Sensei Lee will be teaching current Grappling and Striking skills both standing and on the ground, followed by a friendly open mat in preparation for the TJK Grappling competition later this month. This Workshop is for all levels and abilities and will help you improve your overall Jujutsu and MMA skills. Please note, limited places! …READ MORE →

Sun 26/6/16 Grappling (No Gi) Competition Worcester

Fights start: Juniors 10:30am Intermediates & Adults 1.00pm Weigh-in: Juniors (u16) 9:30am-10am Intermediates & Adults 12noon Weight Categories (kgs) Adults (18+ yrs) Under 60, u65, u70, u75, u80, u85, u90, u95, u100, and 100+kg Intermediates (16 & 17 yrs) Advised on day Juniors (under 16 yrs) Under 20, u25, u30, u35, u40, u45, u50, u55, …READ MORE →

TJK Seminar May 2016 Pictures

A selection of photos from the May 2016 TJK Syllabus Seminar at Chosen Hill School Gloucester.

Sun 15/5/16 TJK Syllabus Seminar

TJK Syllabus Training Seminar Gloucester. Times Juniors (under 14 years) 9.30am – 11.30am – £10 Adults (14 years and over) 12 noon – 2.30pm – £12 Closing date for booking is 10th of May. Chosen Hill School, Brookfield Road, Churchdown, Gloucester, GL3 2PL

Sun 22/05/16 Kobudo Seminar

This Kobudo workshop provides an excellent opportunity to experience and train in classical Samurai Arts. Instruction will be given in Kenjutsu – Swordsmanship & Bojutsu – 6ft Staff. Sunday 22nd May 2016 Dolphin Centre, School Drive, Bromsgrove, B60 1AY. All Participants 11.00am – 1.00pm. Wooden weapons will be provided. Places are limited so book early. …READ MORE →

Sensei Ross visits Stratford Jujutsu Club

One of the greatest reasons for joining Taijutsu Kai is access to the wealth of knowledge and experience within the association. With numerous highly trained Senseis, Dozens of Dan belt students and fighters in the highest levels of competitive mixed martial arts. All our Senseis have numerous years of experience and knowledge, each with their …READ MORE →

Team TJK Fight Shorts now Available

Taijutsu Kai blue and black team MMA fight shorts are now available to order from your Senseis. Available in Adult and Children sizes. These shorts have flexible sections for great range of movement and triple secure closure at waist for the perfect and secure fit.

Sun 03/07/16 Kyu & Dan Grading Gloucester

Kyu & Dan Grading Gloucester. Chosen Hill School, Brookfield Road, Churchdown, Gloucester, GL3 2PL Times To be added soon!

Sun 20/03/16 Sport Jujutsu Participation Day, Gloucester

Sport Jujutsu Participation Day Junior Novice event Only An excellent opportunity for students to experience and practice sport Jujutsu in a friendly and encouraging environment. Participation certificates for all participants. Chosen Hill School (Sport Hall), Brookfield Road, Churchdown, Gloucester, GL3 2PL Times 9:45am – 11:30am Up to 10 years old. 11:45am – 2:00pm 11 years …READ MORE →

A view into the past of Jujutsu

Sensei Rob’s Malvern class had the great opportunity to look through an amazing selection of Jujutsu, Jiu Jitsu, Judo and martial arts books, post cards and collectables, with some dating to over 100 years old! Below are a selection of photos showing just some of the books in Sensei Pats collection.

November Gradings

Congratulations to all students who were promoted this month!

Help support TJK and your club

Here a 4 quick and easy steps you can take to help support TJK and your club. 1. Like our Facebook page facebook.com/taijutsukai and then invite your other friends to do so too. 2. Take a look around the website taijutsukai.co.uk 3. Register for a members account and take part in the discussion forums. 4. …READ MORE →

New Hoodies now Available

The 35th Anniversary celebration hoodies are now in stock at Taijutsu Kai. Ask your Sensei for more info and to order yours! Juniors sizes £25 – Adult sizes £30 New fight shorts will also be arriving soon! So keep your eyes peeled and like our Facebook page to stay involed and up to date!

35th Anniversary in Worcester Evening News

Today Taijutsu Kai received a write up in the Worcester Evening Newspaper with regards to the 35th Anniversary celebrations. You can read the write up online here. The weekend was a great success with a fun packed Saturday evening of competitive sports Jujutsu bouts including Junior and Adult Kumite, Sports Jujutsu, Grappling and full contact …READ MORE →

Welcome to the new TJK Website

Our new website is now live! Please take a look around, and let us know what you think by registering for an account and leaving your feedback in the message forum. We have created a forum topic specifically for the notification of any bugs or errors you may find, and to request features or improvements …READ MORE →

March Gradings 2016

March Gradings are club in house Gradings, up to Green for Adults and Blue White for juniors. Sensei Andrew will be holding gradings Sun 13/03/16 in Gloucester. Chosen Hill School, Brookfield Road, Churchdown, Gloucester, GL3 2PL.

Sun 29/11/15 Grading (Blue belts and above) Bromsgrove

Grading (Blue belts and above) Bromsgrove. The Dolphin Centre, School Rd, Bromsgrove, Worcs, B60 1AY Time Time to be added soon!

Sun 22/11/15 Kyu Grading Gloucester

Kyu Grading at Chosen Hill School, Brookfield Road, Churchdown, Gloucester, GL3 2PL This event has now been completed, thank you to all those who attended and congratulations to all who passed.

35th Anniversary Seminar Photos

A selection of photos from the 35th Anniversary Seminar

35th Anniversary Show (Saturday) 17/10/15

Taijutsu Kai 35th anniversary show. Amateur Grapple and Strike bouts and 35th Anniversary student awards. Bar and refreshments available Times Competitors arrive 4.00pm – 5.00pm Competitors Rules meeting 5.00pm (All competitors required) Show starts 5.30pm Intro and Welcome Fights Start Demonstration and Awards Presentation (After 5th Fight) Fight Bouts Continue

St Johns Training 12/10/15

A selection of photos from the St Johns Club in Worcester.

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