Fantastic May for Royal Grappling Academy

Fantastic May for Royal Grappling Academy

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 […]

19 April 2015 Grapplepalooza

19 April 2015 Grapplepalooza

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 […]

My First International Tournament

My First International Tournament

Conor Murphy is a 20 year old computer science student from Dublin. He is a White Belt in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, has been training just about one year and is a self confessed Jiu Jitsu Nerd. Below he chronicles his experience and impressions of his first IBJJF international competition. “Last July, my coaches, Roger Dardis and Paul […]

Goal Setting Part 2: The SMART Principle

Goal Setting Part 2: The SMART Principle

The SMART principle refers to a mnemonic acronym, giving guidelines in the setting of objectives or goals. Specific – target a specific area for improvement, or aim for a specific target. Measurable – quantify or at least suggest an indicator of progress. Aggressive – push yourself, don’t make it too easy. Realistic – state what […]

Flashback Friday!!!!   Marcelo Garcia 2011 ADCC journey. Watch all matches

Flashback Friday!!!! Marcelo Garcia 2011 ADCC journey. Watch all matches

Take a look as Marcelo talks us through his four matches at ADCC in 2011 then watch each match in full below. Marcelo speaks about his ADCC 2011 matches. [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MGjD0R35tZs&w=560&h=315]   Match #1 vs David Hart. Marcelos match is on the left, sorry about the quality of this video. [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S1zGYMBuecM&w=560&h=315]   Match #2 […]

HD video ADCC superfight 2013

HD video ADCC superfight 2013

This years ADCC was great but the quality of the stream wasn’t up to budovideos high standards. We found this HD video of the Braulio Estima and Andre Galvao superfight on BJJ Scouts youtube page, check their page out for some more HD videos.