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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…

Kyuzo at the DCU Submission Tournament

Excellent performances and great experience for Kyuzo Jiu Jitsu team at Dublin City University this past weekend. It was a short journey to Dublin City University Sport's complex last Saturday as Kyuzo brought 13 grapplers to compete in the…

Gold for Ryan in Cork [VIDEO]

Our sole competitor at the BJJ Leagues in Cork's Neptune Stadium was Kyuzo Brazilian Jiu Jitsu team captain Jessica Ryan, and her absolute division performance took home yet another gold for her and the team last weekend.Ryan dominated both…

Kyuzo at the Northern Ireland Open

A team of 7 competitors set off in our rented minivan on Sunday to the Northern Ireland Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Open. What a jolly bunch we were at 6am. Sleepy, nervous, and caffeine deprived, we still managed a bit of banter, particularly after…

6 New BJJ Blue Belts at Kyuzo

Gettting a new belt in Brazilian Jiu JItsu is a real rarity. Many martial arts have grading systems that show progress with perhaps 10-12 different coloured belts, and the average time to the coveted Black Belt is around 4 years.In BJJ, because…

Ryan appointed Jiu Jitsu Team Captain 2016

Celtic Cup champion Jessica Ryan has been appointed to the position of Kyuzo Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Competition Team Captain for 2016.A prolific competitor, Ryan is recently back to full  training after a break to focus on her career as a Doctor…

Beginner Brazilian Jiu Jitsu- Back this September!

It's been a great summer for training, even though the Irish weather hasn't been the best. At Kyuzo we've seen successes for our Brazilian Jiu Jitsu guys, for our MMA guys, and we've had a great time putting on events and fun stuff for our members…

A letter from our coach

Hey everyone, Barry here,Training was amazing last night. Without a doubt one of the best classes I've coached in quite a while! There was some extra energy in the room for some reason, I don't know why, but it was great to see everyone on the…

British Open- Oglesby Takes Bronze

Kyuzo sent a small team to the British Open this past weekend. The event is the second largest in Europe with over 1500 competitors taking to the mats over 2 days in Birmingham's massive NEC. Run by world renowned competitor Braulio Estima,…

5 Reasons to Start Training Brazilian Jiu Jitsu

Brazilian Jiu Jitsu is growing in popularity in Ireland right now. In this post, we're going to give you our top 5 reasons why you should start. We didn't come up with this ourselves, instead we asked students at Kyuzo why they started training,…