AIMS Vice President and President of International Jujitsu Federation Panagiotis Theodoropoulos welcomed the SportAccord and GAISF President Raffaele Chiulli and AIMS President Stephan Fox to the Jujitsu World Championships 2019 in Abu Dhabi. The President and Vice President had the opportunity to speak at the JJIF and AIMS Conference, discussing with the world leaders of JJIF the close cooperation between GAISF, AIMS and the JJIF family.
The GAISF and AIMS President then had the opportunity to honour the Jujitsu family at a special gala dinner and most importantly witness world-class Jujitsu athletes in action competing for honour. The AIMS President praised the respectful standards of the Jujitsu family off, as well as on the field of play and was honoured to give the medals to the bronze, silver and gold winners of the competition.
It was truly a memorable JJIF World Championships and seeing the Jujitsu world family stand united for the future of their sport was truly memorable for all.