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Article 9           President

9.1           The President is elected by the GA, by secret ballot, from among its members for a term of six (6) years. A simple majority is required for election of the President.

9.2         Only elected members of the SABJJF EC who have acted as a member of the EC for at least one (1) complete term may be a candidate for Presidency.

9.3        The president is responsible for the following:

  1. To lead and represent the SABJJF in all matters;
  2. To concurrently lead the GA and the EC as its chairman, and preside over the meetings and other activities;
  3. To designate official duties to the Vice President and Continental Council Vice Presidents on an ad-hoc basis for the betterment of the development of the sport of Jiu-Jitsu and the SABJJF.
  4. To appoint the directors of the SABJJF Committees