|Welcome to the European Shuai Jiao Union (ESJU)
The European Shuai Jiao Union (ESJU) was established in 2005 to promote and develop Chinese wrestling (Shuai Jiao) in Europe. The ESJU has grown to become the governing body for Chinese wrestling in Europe. The ESJU is governed by the ESJU Council and constitution.
|European Activities, Events and Tournaments
The 2020 International Chinese Wrestling (Shuai Jiao) Seminar will take place from Friday 22 to Sunday 24 May, 2020, in Montesilvano, Italy.
Due to the Coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic and the social distancing instructions put in n place by many European governments and the current restrictions to commercial flight, the event planned for May 2020 in Montesilvano is to be postponed.
The Executive Board of the ESJU is still planning to host a meeting using a digital platform (electronic means) on Saturday 23 May, 2020. If you are a member of the Executive Board, a National Shuai Jiao Union President, or eligible to attend (under the ESJU Constitution) then please send an expression of interest (by emial) to the Secretary General (Robert Simpson) copied to the President (Antonio Langiano).
The Agenda, papers and further information about the Executive Board meeting will then be sent to you directly.
2019 Shuai Jiao European Cup International Invitational Tournament
The 2019 Shuai Jiao European Cup International Invitational Tournament took place from Friday 29 to Sunday 31 March, 2019, in Rome, Italy. The ESJU is welcomed Athletes, Coaches and Referees from all over Europe to participate in the prestigious event. The tournament report will be available in due course.
The event was covered by Italian and Chinese television.
World and International Activities, Events and Tournaments
2018 Shuaijiao International Invitational Tournament Baoding
The event was hosted by the People’s Government of Baoding City, Hebei Province Sports Bureau and was an exceptionally well organised and hosted event.
World Shuai Jiao Federation (WSJF) Update
The World Shuai Jiao Federation (WSJF) was formally establised in Langfang, China, on 27 August 2019. President Wang Peng, invited members of the ESJU to attend the inaugural meeting of the WSJF.
All ESJU members present were invited to join the WSJF. The Council of the World Shuai Jiao Federation (WSJF) is:
President: Mr Wang Peng
Mr Chang Dawei
Dr Daniel Weng
Mr Li Wing Kai
General Secretary: Mr Zhou Chenxu
Deputy General Secretaries:
Mr Jan-yu Weng
Mr Antonio Langiano
Mr Robert Simpson
Mr Alessio Pasciulli
Mr Jon Ervin
Mr Roberto Seijo Lombao
International Interpreter: Mr Salvatore Cafiero
Standardised Rules and Regulations
Referees and Coaches in Europe will be certified and recognised by the Wrestling Association of the People's Republic of China. The Red Book to be awarded to each successful candidate will be a symbol of international recognition. In Europe, Robert Simpson, Secretary General of the ESJU (pictured centre) is working with officials accross Europe, to strandardise the practice and procedures in refereeing in line with the new rules.
|Tournaments and Events||Governance and Policy||Growth of Chinese Wrestling|
The ESJU organise International events and seminars in association with International Chinese Kuoshu Federation (ICKF) and the Wrestling Association of the People's Republic of China.
Chinese Wrestling (Shuai Jiao) Rules and Regulations sanctioned by the ESJU. These rules have been updated following the International Referee and Coaches Seminar, in June 2017; and in accordance with the rules, regulations and format for Chinese wrestling mandated by the Wrestling Assocation of the People's Republic of China.
Recognition of the Best Shuai Jiao Athletes in Europe
The European Shuai Jiao Union (ESJU) is the offical govering body for Chinese-style wrestling (Shuai Jiao) in Europe.
The Council is responsible for the achievement and delivery of the ESJU objectives.
The ESJU Governance is based on ESJU Constitution and supported by policy Statements. Members of the ESJU are bound by the terms and conditions of the contractual agreement on becoming a member.
The ESJU Technical Assessment has been developed to ensure that the highest coaching standards are maintained.
This year, the ESJU has received a number of expressions of interets in joining the ESJU from countries outside Europe. While we appreciate the significant interest in Shuai Jiao, the ESJU Executive Board are unable to approve membership applications from groups that are resident in countries outside Europe (as defined by the ESJU Constitution).
The ESJU organises seminars and events with a view to increase the polularity of Shuai Jiao in Europe.
The ESJU actively works with other Shuai Jiao organisations in Europe and beyond. We welcome you to join our expanding Shuai Jiao Union network.
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