Dan Sweeney //// Brown Belt
Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Instructor
Adult Classes

Dan started training Brazilian Jiu Jitsu in 2008, when he was 18 years old.  He has been involved in competitive sports his entire life, and views Brazilian Jiu Jitsu as the next progression in his athletic career.  An active competitor, Dan has competed in numerous International IBJJF Opens, as well as several Pan American Championships.  His approach is sport-oriented, with a focus on modern Brazilian Jiu Jitsu techniques.  Dan currently teaches several classes, including fundamentals, and is offering private lessons at Hurricane Jiu Jitsu.  To schedule an appointment, email him HERE


Competition Record

  • Fight To Win Pro 32 Brown Belt Champion
  • 1st Place Brown Adult Welter Weight: American Grappling Challenge (2017)
  • 1st Place Purple Adult Middle: IBJJF Atlanta Open No Gi (2016)
  • 3rd Place Purple Adult Light: IBJJF Atlanta Open (2016)
  • 2nd Place - Purple Adult Light: IBJJF Chicago Spring Open (2016)
  • 1st Place Purple Adult Light: American Grappling Challenge State Championships (November 2015) 
  • 1st Place Purple Adult Light: Western Pennsylvania Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Championships (October 2015)
  • 2nd Place Purple Adult Open Weight: American Grappling Challenge Round Robin (August 2015)
  • 3rd Place Purple Adult Light: IBJJF Chicago Spring Open (2015)
  • 1st Place Purple Adult Light: American Grappling Challenge (2015) 
  • 1st Place Blue Adult Light: IBJJF Miami Open (2014)
  • 3rd Place Blue Adult Light: IBJJF Chicago Summer Open (2014)
  • 1st Place Blue Adult Feather: American Grappling Challenge (September 2013) 
  • 1st Place No-Gi Intermediate Adult Feather: American Grappling Challenge (September 2013)
  • 1st Place Blue Adult Light: NAGA Ohio Grappling Championship (2013)
  • 1st Place Blue Adult Feather: American Grappling Challenge (January 2013)
  • 1st Place No-Gi Intermediate Adult Feather: American Grappling Challenge (January 2013)