GYM NEWS & UPDATES
Keeping you in the Loop
July 9, 2022
Congratulations to Hybrids, Dylan Roberts and Garrett Granger on capturing gold medals at the 2022 SJJIF World Championships. Both students displayed amazing Jiu-Jitsu to become Hybrid Academy's first pair of world champions in our programs history.
World Champion - Garrett Granger
(Ultra Heavy & Open)
World Champion - Dylan Roberts
2022 World Championships
July 9, 2022
Congratulations to our Hybrids at the 2022 SJJIF World Championships. We had seven World medalist who earned their spots at the podium. Our students showed tremendous heart and tenacity. Honorable mention to Madi Toy and Garrett Granger for achieving double bronze in both their weight categories and open division,
2nd - Dylan Roberts (Gi)
2nd - Jesus Arroyo (Gi)
2nd - Mike Sweeney (Gi)
3rd - Samuel Galvez (Gi)
3rd - Mariano Hernandez (Nogi)
Double Bronze - Madi Toy (Gi)
Double Bronze - Garrett Granger (Gi)
Granger shines at All-Americas
June 26, 2022
Hybrid student, Garrett Granger comes through with an amazing performance at the NABJJF All-Americas tournament. After competing in the two day Gi & Nogi competition, Garrett places double silver in both the Gi and earns the bronze in the Nogi divison. An overall three medals in both the ultra heavy category and the open division.
Hybrids Crush California V
May 28, 2022
Three Hybrids represented well at the California V tournament in Fullerton. Congratulations to all our students who competed and brought home hardware from their respective divisions.
Congrats to our California V place winners!
2nd - Kobe Howard (Gi)
2nd - Dylan Roberts (Nogi)
2nd - Mariano Hernandez (Nogi)
Victory in Vegas
April 30, 2022
Congratulations to our student Dylan Roberts on placing at the NABJJF Las Vegas Open. Dylan at 17 years young, fought in the adult Nogi division earning the silver medal. Dylan continues to display his hard work through Jiu-Jitsu competiton. We're all proud of you Dylan.
Lady Hybrid Shines
April 10, 2022
Congratulations to Madison Toy on briging home double silver at the 2022 Womens Cup. Madison competed in both the white belt divison and challenged herself by stepping up to blue belt division. Madison showed tremendous heart and determination. Way to go Madi!
New Hybrid Blue Belt
March 26, 2022
We'd like to congatulate Hybrid Academy's newest blue belt, Brandon La Breau. We are proud of the hard work that Brandon has putting in both in the practice room and in the competiton scene.
Hybrids shine at Iron Man Nogi Tournament
March 12, 2022
Congratulations to our Hybrids on a great performance at the 2022 Iron Man Nogi tournament. All three Hybrids placed in their respective divisions. A special show of recongnition to student Garrett Granger who became the 2022 Iron Man Nogi champion in the 200lbs plus division.
Congrats to all our place winners!
1st - Garret Granger
3rd - Jesus Arroyo
3rd - Dylan Roberts
Back To Back Champions!
February 20, 2022
Congratulations to our team for winning back to back team championships at GX Murrieta. The Hybrids showed tremedous heart by battling through individual adversity by securing its second consecutive team title. Hats off to all are students (Kids & Adults) who competed. Overall, we brought home 22 individual medalist. Way to go Hybrids!
Hybrid Blues make a Statement in San Diego
January 29, 2022
Jiu-Jitsu World League San Diego was the site where Hybrids, Chris Arriola and Dylan Roberts made their blue belt debuts. Both Chris and Dylan had an outstanding performance to capture silver in both their respective divisions. Both Hybrids will be returning to the competition scene along with the rest of the team at The GX Murrieta tournament on February 20th.
Congratulations to our place winners!
2nd - Chris Arriola
2nd - Dylan Roberts
Hybrid Academy dominates The Iron Man Invitational
January 15, 2022
The 2022 competition season kicked off with Iron Man Invitational tournament. We had seven students compete and all seven placed in their respective divisions. An outstanding performance by our team led to a 1st place finish overall to claim the Iron Man team tournament title.
Congratulations to all our place winners!
1st - Bruno Paulin
1st - Joe Guadalupe
1st - Jhonny Angarita
2nd - Jordan Salvary
2nd - Robert Solis
2nd - Samuel Cimeni
2nd - Karen Suh
Winter Belt Promotions
December 18, 2021
Congratulations to our Hybrids who received their brand new stripes and colored belts. We are so proud of each and every single one our students. Your hard work, dedication, and consistency have shown throughout this 2021 season.
Congratulations our new Hybrid colored belts!
Karen Suh - Blue belt
Mike Sweeney - Blue belt
Dylan Roberts - Blue belt
Juan Sanchez - Purple belt
Hybrid Academy wins team tournament title!
November 6, 2021
Hybrid Academy cleans house at the Grappling X Murrieta Jiu-Jitsu tournament. Congratulations to all our students on a stellar performance, winning both the Adult Gi and Nogi division team championships. Congratulations to our coaching staff and we are looking forward to the next tournament.
Nogi Team Champions
November 6, 2021
Congratulations to Hybrid Nogi grappling team! Our students had a great performance at the GX tournament in Murrieta. Hybrid Academy brought home three champions, two silver medalist, and three bronze medalist to secure the 2021 GX Nogi team championship. Way to go Hybrids!
Oct. 1, 2021
The 2021 competition season is winding down. For those who are interested in competing before the year ends, here are some growth opportunities (tournaments) for the Fall competition season. Beginner and advanced divisions for kids and adults are available.
JJWL Arizona Open - 10/23
Grappling X Murrieta - 11/6
JJWL California IV - 11/20 to 11/21
Register online at the links below.
Jiu-Jitsu World League
Holiday Belt Promotions
Mark your calendars! A special day to honor our students hard work and dedication. Holiday belt promotions will be on Saturday December 18, 2021. This is a white Gi affair so be sure to have your white Gis looking sharp that day. Also, following our belt ceremony will be our Hybrid team Christmas party. So bring your white Gis and your appetites.
Saturday, December 18, 2021
Kids Promotions - 9:15am
Adults Promotions - 10:15am
Team Christmas party to follow.
Fall Season Kicks Off
Sept. 26, 2021
The Fall season is officially here! We'd like to congratulations our student Dylan Roberts on achieving the silver medal at the JJWL San Diego tournament. Dylan earns a dominating victory over ATOS HQ en route to the championship finals. Way to go Dylan!
Teen Division Domination at California 3
Sept. 6, 2021
Congratulations to our student Dylan Roberts on an excellent performance at the JJWL California 3 tournament. Dylan earns two submission victories via armbar to capture the gold medal in the teens division.
Masters Division Highlights
Sept 5, 2021
Congratulations to Mike Sweeney on capturing the silver medal in the Masters division at the California 3 tournament. Mike earns his first victory via armbar submission. Mike continues to be our most consistent competitor in the Masters division.
Upper Belt Highlights
Sept 5, 2021
Congratulations to Y-Darian Niehrah on earning the silver medal in the purple belt division at the California 3 tournament. After a 1.5 year hiatus, Y-Darian returns to the competition scene to earn a submission victory via kimura lock. Coach Y-Darian is an inspiration and a positive example to all our students.