European BJJ Championship 2012

European BJJ Championship 2012

Here’s another more recent BJJ match in Jan 2012.  It’s the second round in the Purple Belt masters featherweight division (<70kg).  I won on points 10-2 [vimeo http://www.vimeo.com/38214787 w=400&h=225] Paul Fox Match 1 Part 1 from Ciarán Maher on Vimeo. [vimeo http://www.vimeo.com/38218796 w=400&h=225] Paul Fox Match 1 Part 2 from Ciarán Maher on Vimeo.

Sun is shining and I feel like training

Sun is shining and I feel like training

It’s days like today that make me want to jump out of bed and enjoy the day. What could be better than being able to spend an hour or so every day doing something that you love and is good for you too?  For me that means Jiu-Jitsu training. We’ve got 2 weeks before the Irish BJJ […]

Robson Moura coming to Irish shores

Robson Moura coming to Irish shores

Robson Moura has confirmed he’s visiting Ireland for a seminar tour in association with Royal Grappling Academy. He’ll be in Dublin and Cork from the 6th to the 11th June. Come and learn from this inspirational legend of the mats. He’s won 7 world titles and has been involved in some of the greatest Jiu-Jitsu […]

Getting ready for tournaments

Getting ready for tournaments

Since most of the team are competing in their first tournament (Grapplepalooza) on the 21st April training is getting a little more specialised with cardio drills and game planning becoming a major focus. I’ll be updating the page with how this goes but I’m looking forward to seeing how everyone performs. They’ve come a long […]