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Starting July 6 we are finally allowing some new beginners into our club. After our latest intake we decided to focus on improving our beginner and intermediate level students. Since we introduced our beginners program we have seen a steady increase in the amount of people wanting to train Jiu Jitsu. One of our more […]
This is an interview from 2011 with Matt Arroyo. This is probably one of the best interviews with Marcelo but most people haven’t seen it. We transcribed it in the hopes that more people will see it. You can watch the interview here. Everybody says you have a babyface, nobody knows how old you are. How old are […]
There was a bit of a rush on ahead of Mansher ‘Munch’ Khera’s visit to Ireland last week as Royal Grappling Academy moved into their latest premises in Stadium Business Park. Roger and Foxy led the charge as the majority of team came together to get the place in functional condition with only a few […]
This May has been a monumental success for Royal Grappling Academy, we’ve hosted Mansher Singh Khera (Munch) for a week long training camp which was well attended by not only our team but visitors from Team Torres in Newry/Derry, Alliance Sligo, Balance, East Coast JJA, Satori, Kyuzo, SBG, Team Ryano, Jiu-Jitsu Brotherhood and Tuatha de […]
Three days into the camp and everyone has been so happy with the techniques and camp so far. So far he covered guillotine details, some principles/concepts for passing any open guard, single leg X guard and some great details on passing half guard in NOGI. We have four more sessions left, really looking forward to […]
A great write up on dealing with those dreaded competition nerves. Youssef Drihmi is a purple belt under Marcelo Garcia and trains at the Marcelo Garcia Academy in New York City.
Today we had a small but determined group of students compete in a local tournament called Grapplepalooza, which is run by our friends in Kyuzo gym in Finglas. A big thanks to the competitors and all from the Academy who went down to support them and take the photos below. The four guys all gave […]