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 […]

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Royal Grappling Academy coach Roger Dardis to compete on Pay-per-View

This weekend is a stacked weekend for the Jiu-Jitsu community. With Metamoris, now featuring Marcelo Garcia Brown Belt Matheus Diniz against Vinny Magalhaes and Copa Podio, featuring Marcelo Garcia Brown Belt Jon Satava on Saturday.  Royal Grappling Academy coach and fellow Marcelo Garcia Brown belt Roger Dardis will compete on Sunday in the very first […]

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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 […]

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