Portugal 2009

Portugal 2009 group photo

Estagio Internacional de Artes Marciais do Algarve

Portugal 2009 poster

Salford Ju-Jitsu Group once again organised the Algarve International Martial Arts Course in 2009. This year's course took place on the 10th and 11th October and was once again a great success.

The course was open to students of all styles and grades. Training included many martial arts styles such as:

  • Judo
  • Ju-Jitsu
  • Karate
  • Kick Boxing
  • Aikido
  • Taijutsu
  • Kenpo

Hanshi Greenhalgh of Salford Ju Jitsu was once again the Technical Director for the course which was organised and hosted in Portugal by Leote Menau from the Academia de Judo de Quarteira. Instructors on the 2009 course included:

  • John Greenhalgh 8th Dan Ju Jitsu
  • Jaime S Pereira 8th Dan Goju Ryu Karate
  • Terry Bayliss 7th Dan Aikido
  • Joao Ventosa 7th Dan Bujinkan
  • Andrew Morrell 7th Dan Freestyle
  • Andy Wilshaw 6th Dan Ju Jitsu
  • Manuel Martins 6th Dan Judo
  • Nuno Nunes 6th Dan Hawaii Kenpo
  • Brian Barnes 5th Dan Kickboxing
  • Peter Metzmacher 5th Dan Aikido Shiatsu
  • Richard Aldred 4th Dan Ju Jitsu
  • Michel Viegas 4th Dan Personal Defense
  • Jorge Macedo 3rd Dan Aikido