Invitation to the 36th Anniversary of PAMAI


Dear IBSSA / IBSSA-ISF Members,

This year the Professional Association of Martial Arts Instructors (PAMAI) National Instructor’s Conference – in close cooperation and in association with the American Budokai International (ABI), the American Section of the International Bodyguard and Security Services Association (IBSSA-USA) and the International Sport Federation of IBSSA (IBSSA-ISF) – marks the 36th anniversary.

The event will be organized under the leadership of the Founder and International Director, O’Sensei (Dr.) Steven Roensch – Regional Representative of IBSSA for South Florida, on the weekend of the 19th – 20th of February 2016 in Hollywood (Florida), hosted by the Iron Warriors Training Center in a beautiful facility featuring fully matted training area with a “cage” section for special training, which is owned and operated by Professor Rey Perez – Regional Representative of IBSSA-ISF for Florida.

Seminar Topics covered this year are Principles of Leadership, Combat Psychology, Martial Arts and Health, Teaching Principles and Skills, Detailed Overview on Selected Standards and Martial Science. It is open for all IBSSA / IBSSA-ISF members, but please keep in mind, the material of this seminar strictly designed for black and brown belts only.

PAMAI 2016 promises to be another incredible training experience and we look forward to the fellowship of all of our martial arts family.

11th January 2016


Summer training camp in Tata city, Hungary organised by IBSSA Instructors

Between 2-6 August 2017 (from Wednesday till Sunday), a 5-day Ju-Jitsu, Karate, Krav-Maga and Military Close Combat training camp will be held in the organisation and with the participation of IBSSA Master Teachers and Instructors.

Information about special trainings in L.A. and Sacramento (CA), USA in 2017 - 2018

We wish to inform all our members that Dr. Antonio La SALANDRA - IBSSA Master Teacher of Self Defence will organise the following executive protection trainings, close combat and tactical arrest seminars in 2017 - 2018…

See the flyers below:

Report about a special Jiu Jitsu training in Ireland

On the 17th of June 2017 Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu legend, Grand Master Rigan Machado – Honorary Member of IBSSA, and Dr. Antonio la Salandra – Master Teacher and Honorary Member of IBSSA were invited by the World Ju-Jitsu Federation (WJJF) Ireland to hold a grappling seminar in Belfast. Mr. Rigan Machado is an 8th Degree BJJ Black Belt and 8-time grappling world champion. He is currently based in Beverly Hills, USA, where he runs a successful BJJ academy.