Budokan Ju-Jitsu Club
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Professor Jack Britten
Professor Jack Britten started his fighting life as a pro boxer he was fighting all
comers , one day a Japanese fighter came to the gym and fought Jack using Ju-Jitsu
, fortunately for us Jack lost .
Jack gave up his boxing and asked to be taught by this victor, this happened and
Jack got his black sash / master black belt ,
Professor Jack Britten started The Alpha Ju-Jitsu Institute in 1924 ,
He was the grandfather of Ju-Jitsu in the northwest , most high level instructors
were taught by him at some point.
until his death he remained a full time instructor teaching the same system he was
taught by his first Japanese instructors .
Professor Jack Britten died in 1978 ,