About Us

Silverback Jiu Jitsu Academy is a beginners friendly club that aims to help the community to lead a healthy lifestyle through physical exercises.The overriding aim of the club is ubiquitous and some well known saying: "in a healthy body a healthy spirit"The club specializes in developing personality and body through self defense, brazilian jiu jitsu and grappling training.


6pm - 8pm
5pm - 8pm
10am - 1pm

    Brazilian jiu-jitsu (BJJ) is an active martial art, self-defense system and contact sport that was born of Judo technique from Japan. Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu eventually came to be its own art through the experiments, practices, and adaptation of judo through Carlos and Helio Gracie . BJJ promotes the concept that a smaller, weaker person can successfully defend against a bigger, stronger, heavier assailant by using proper technique, leverage, and most notably, taking the fight to the ground, and then applying joint-locks and chokeholds to defeat the opponent. BJJ training can be used for sport grappling tournaments, mma and in self-defense situations.

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  • Since beginning Jiu Jitsu over a year and a half ago my life has completely changed. My fitness and confidence is the highest it's ever been coming from Depression, Anxiety and Panic attacks the competing and getting a podium finish at the Irish Open this year is nothing but amazing and all thanks to Mario. Not only is he an astonishing coach he is also a great mentor and friend. If your stuck and looking to change your life this is the sport to do it and Mario is the best coach there is to take you on this incredible journey. I will be forever grateful

    Darren Gorey


  • Mario is an excellent coach, both technically and personally. He teaches in a non fussy manner and breaks down seemingly difficult techniques in a very understandable way. Highly skilled practitioner and thoroughly nice guy.

    James Kelleher

    Dublin, Ireland

  • The Coach

    Coach Mariusz Grzywinski is passionate about Brazilian jiu Jitsu and this is his life. He is a high ranking Coach, who combine excellent student ratios in art training facilities in SBG Ireland under John Kavanagh. Coach Mariusz Grzywinski is a graduated of an instructor program that represents more than 9 years of teaching.

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