IJF Founder and President, Grandmaster Prof. Jonathan Makiling Abaya formally announces the organizing of a Jendo organization in the State of Pennsylvania of the United States. The Pennsylvania Jendo Association was organized last
August 24, 2010 by 10th Degree Blackbelt Soke Grandmaster Joseph Mathew Victory, Jr. of the Victory Martial Arts International Council.
The first elected officials of the association are:
International Jendo Federation
Jendo Federation Philippines
Asian Jendo Federation
European Jendo Federation
Grandmaster Prof. Jonathan Makiling-Abaya announces the holding of the IJF 2011 International Jendo and Arnis Championships in the 4th IMGC International Martial Arts Games at Tallinn City in Estonia on February 24 to 27, 2011.
Jendo and Arnis Seminar Workshop in Tabriz, Azerbaijan last December 31, 2009 organized by Asian Jendo Federation President - Guro Parviz Khodaeinia.
The Iran Jendo Federation headed by Guro Parviz Khodaeinia, the Asian Jendo Federation President successfully conducted a Jendo and Arnis seminar workshop at Sanjan Province in Iran last December 11, 2009
IJF President - Dr. Grandmaster Abaya with his assistant Guro Simeon Mamauag was invited to Tehran, Iran by Iran Jendo Federation President - Mr. Parvi Khodaeinia to give a 3 days Seminar Worksho on Jendo Sports and Traditional Arnis. Grandmaster Abaya flew to Iran on April 12 and arived in Tehran the following day and then proceed to Philippine Embassy for courtesy visit to Honorable Ambassador Generoso S. Senga and to Philippine Cultural Officer and Attache Ms. Emelyn cosino. The seminar started in the afternoon with the Honorable Philippine Ambassador Senga as the Special Guest of Honor. After the seminar which ended on the 15th, Grandmaster Abaya flew back to Philippines and arived at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport on the following day, April 17, 2009
Grandmaster Prof. Abaya with Iran Jendo Federation President Parviz Khodaenia made a courtesy visit to the Honorable Philippine Ambassador Generoso S. Senga and Cultural Officer and Attache Ms. Emelyn Cosino before his scheduled 3 days Seminar Workshop for Coaches, Referees and Instructors of Iran Jendo Federation from April 13 to 15, 2009 in Tehran.
From left – Mr. Mahmoud Van, IJF President Grandmaster Prof. Abaya, Honorable Ambassador Generoso S. Senga, Iran Jendo Federation President Parviz Khodaeinia and Philippine Jendo Association Secretary General Mr. Simeon Mamauag.
GM Jonathan Makiling - Abaya