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Rodrigo Cavaca BJJ Seminar Report and pics- July 1st 2017

Kyuzo was delighted to host one of the best Brazilian Jiu Jitsu seminars we've ever had the pleasure of having with Black Belt World Champion Rodrigo Cavaca.Cavaca was making a return visit tot he gym having been here in 2015, and it was…

Starting Brazilian Jiu Jitsu- The largest obstacle

"I always wanted to start, but I don't know if it's for me""I'd love to, but I'm not fit enough""I'd say it's full of savages!""I wouldn't be confident walking in"These are actual quotes from people we'e been in contact with about joining…

Children's Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Open

The Annual Kids BJJ Open will take place in DCU on Saturday April 2nd.This is a Brazilian Jiu Jitsu competition for children from age 4 to age 17, and will be broken into categories by:age belt weightOur kids are really looking forward…

5 Tips to Make Training a Habit

We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit. - Aristotle At Kyuzo you'll often hear us say that our biggest competitors aren't other gyms or fighters. In fact, our biggest competitors are the couch or the TV. Even…

To Gi or not to Gi? The 2 Types of Jiu Jitsu Training (with videos)

When you start out Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, or even mixed martial arts, you'll notice that there are two different types of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu session. Gi training is traditional BJJ, trained in the Gi (aka Kimono), the tough karate suit worn by…

Kids Group Photo

Hi all Mams and Dads,We are once again taking an official team photo for the 2015 classes. We're going to do it on Saturday November 21st at 11.30am (between the Little and Large classes). Even if your child doesn't regularly attend on Saturdays,…

The Copa Kyuzo!

Well done to all who came to compete at our first ever Cop Kyuzo!The Copa was planned as a fun way to compete in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu without the pressure of competition. We set the gym up as a competition venue for the day and had our members…

Kyuzo Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Summer Camp

Kyuzo are delighted to present our annual Summer Camp!This year, we're delighted to welcome back the founder of Zenith Jiu Jitsu, the boss, and one of the most innovative grappling coaches in the world, Robert Drysdale.Robert's CV is extensive,…

Get ready for Copa Kyuzo!

STICK SATURDAY JUNE 13TH IN YOUR DIARY, AND DON'T LET ANYONE BOOK YOU FOR ANYTHING ELSE!We're delighted to announce the first ever Copa Kyuzo Brazilian Jiu Jitsu tournament. It's for Kyuzo members only and will be a great, fun day for everyone.We're…

A real MMA choke

The D'Arce or Brabo choke is a versatile and powerful choke for use in Mixed Martial Arts or NoGi Brazilian Jiu Jitsu competition. It would be wrong to call it simple, as getting it just right is a tricky prospect, but it has the benefit of…