Members Structure

The European Network is composed of the following members:

Senior Instructor (Black belt, 4th degree and above)
The entitled person is also titled “Professor de Jiu-Jitsu” (Brazilian), represents in full the network. The person holds at least a 4th degree Black belt under the network.

Instructor (Black belt, 2nd degree or above)
The entitled person represents in full the network. He/she can give up to FAIXA MARROM (brown belt) to his member-students. Please note, that FAIXA PRETA (black belts and higher GRAU (stripes) are awarded only by the Technical Commission (TC).

Trainers, Coaches
The entitled person represents the network in his school / group under the supervision of a Full Instructor. Person (Coach) holds at least a FAIXA AZUL (blue belt) – Trainers (purple belt and up), and is fully committed to be supervised by the Technical Commission (TC).

Student member (male/female, all belt colors, and all age groups)
The entitled person must be an active Jiu-Jitsu student. They must pay an Annual License fee to the International HQ. The entitled person has the right to be tested up to FAIXA PRETA (black belt) and to be officially certified free-of-charge. Belt graduations will take place during an official TC testing hold during VB-GJJNE seminars.

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