Daryl is a Jiu Jitsu coach and one of Singapore’s pioneering Jiu Jitsu National Athletes. He has over a decade of experience in combat sports and has competed in various Jiu Jitsu, Taekwondo and Judo tournaments. He also dabbles in Mixed Martial Arts and has a 1-0 amateur MMA record.
Growing up, Daryl had always been an ardent martial arts fan. His martial arts journey began at the age of 10 when he first signed up for Taekwondo classes. He pursued Taekwondo for the next 9 years, earning his black belt and becoming National Champion (Black Belt U59kg) in the process. Along the way, Daryl also explored various martial arts and eventually stumbled upon Jiu Jitsu.
To date, Daryl has won various Jiu Jitsu championships in countries around the South East Asia region such as The Philippines, Thailand, Malaysia and Singapore. He also represented Singapore in the 18th Asian Games in Jakarta; among other prestigious events such as the Grand Prix and World Ranking.
As a coach, Daryl is detail oriented and strives to always deliver a safe and conducive learning environment. He is able to cater to all students regardless of their skill level - from complete beginners to seasoned competitors
Training With Daryl Since May 2019
"Patient coach that cares about his students individual progress and wellbeing. Creates a positive culture where his students will help each other progress as well."
Training With Daryl Since Sep 2020
"Coach is humble, friendly and knowledgeable. Puts in effort to explain to his students in detail. What I like about this coach is that he gives more attention to those who are new to make sure they understand. Strongly would recommend this guy to anyone who wants to learn BJJ from scratch."
Training With Daryl Since Oct 2020
"A passionate coach who ensures the safety & well-being of his students at all times. Would highly recommend to those that intend to learn from scratch as he’s super patient when it comes to teaching. He’s always encouraging & motivating me whenever I doubt myself in the process of learning new techniques. Definitely a great coach!!”