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World Champions!

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

(Lightweight)


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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)

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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.

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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)

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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.

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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!

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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.

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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

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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!

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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 

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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

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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

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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. 

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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!

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Growth Opportunities

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

jjworldleague.com

Grappling X

grapplingx.com

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Holiday Belt Promotions

Oct.1, 2021

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.

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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!

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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.

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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.

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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.