Master Vracarevic was awarded 10th Dan - 29th September 2003


On this years ceremony of Hall of Fame
(The United States Martial Arts Hall of Fame 2003), which was held on
August 9th 2003 in Dallas, Texas, master Vracarevic was awarded the highest
rank in martial arts 10th Dan - SOKE, as creator of Real Aikido style.

With this promotion, the highest in the world of martial arts and sports,
Ljubomir VRACAREVIC has entered in the circle of head founders of styles
and chosen first-class Grandmasters. Master Vracarevic became the member
of the International Martial Arts Headfounders Grandmasters Council and
their director of Serbia and Montenegro. The institution of Hall of Fame
appointed him as director for Serbia.

The International Martial Arts Headfounders Grandmasters Council, which
gathers masters of the 10th Dan in different martial arts, keeps track
of the work of our master for sometime now Real Aikido is registered
in the USMA classification of martial arts as an authentic Serbian martial
art. Thanks to last years selection in the Hall of Fame, master Vracarevic
gained the right to be lead instructor in the seminar of Real Aikido
in The National Training Camp - Hall of Fame 2003. The presentation and
trainings were the best in the camp, and our masters achieved great success:
master Vracarevic was declared for the most successful Grandmaster of
the year, and masters Ana Vracarevic, Radojica Spasovic and Bratislav
Stajic, all 7th Dan, were given the recognition as Instructors of the
year. On the international examination for higher ranks, master Vladimir
Vokic was awarded 5th Dan.

The quality of Real Aikido and our masters opened the door of America.
We have already been invited to participate in several grand seminars
and productive contacts were realised with other organisations of martial


29th September 2003


XIX. Annual Congress of the IBSSA and 4th International Joint Conference of IBSSA – IPA – IAPA

XIX. Annual Congress of IBSSA
4th International Joint Conference of IBSSA - IPA - IAPA

Motto: “Partnership for Security”
theme: Education and Training

10th October 2015 

Budapest, Hungary

I. IBSSA Open Bodyguard Championships

IBSSA Headquarters will organise the I. Open Bodyguard Championship in Budapest, Hungary.

Date: 9th October 2015 (Friday) between 8.00 – 15.00 

Venue: Adyliget Law Enforcement College (2620 Nagykovácsi, Nagykovácsi str. 3.) 

3-person teams of professional and civil close protection experts and officers from all around the world are welcomed to attend the championship, who will have the opportunity to measure their knowledge in different situational tasks at several locations.

LAST CALL for the UNPRECEDENTED “SEC-tember” Special CP Training

This year the IBSSA HQ organises a “Once in a lifetime opportunity”, a “not to be missed” special close protection training seminar for security professionals between 4 - 10 October 2015 in Budapest, Hungary.

Aim of the seminar is to teach bodyguards for Executive Protection missions and team work through: − Special VIP exercises – CP situations in the Tactical House of the FBI Academy − combat shooting at a brand new very special Shooting Range, which is one of the largests in Europe − VIP Pro-Tec (VIP Protection Technology – defending the Principal) − VIP Lifesaver (Tactical and Emergency care specifically under civil conditions) − assistance and action during damages caused by accidents, and other surprises.

This time – beside the well-known and highly qualified international master teachers’ team – Soke István Kelemen 10. Dan Ju Jitsu, Chief Instructor of the European Antiterrorist Special Forces will also hold lectures.