Archive for 'October,2013'

23 Positional Escapes In 11 Min – Jason Scully – Side Control, Scarf Hold, Modified Scarf Hold

23 Positional Escapes In 11 Min – Jason Scully – Side Control, Scarf Hold, Modified Scarf Hold

I hope you get a ton of helpful information from me as I do the best I can to provide techniques and insights that are helpful and not a waste of time. Ok let’s get to [...]

Absolute Division Stratagies Starting From the Feet

Speed and mobility are our best friends no matter where we are in a match against a larger opponent. If a much stronger and larger opponent gets a hold of you from the feet, they will [...]

Lightweight BJJ Players Get HYPED – Caio Terra Online Training Coming Soon…

Lightweight BJJ Players Get HYPED – Caio Terra Online Training Coming Soon…

In the beginning of the year I was lucky enough to catch up with Caio about some of his training advice and recent tournament victories. Since then, he’s won the Worlds (again…), and during a Facebook [...]

New BJJ Instructional Apps for Android Phones & Tablets

New BJJ Instructional Apps for Android Phones & Tablets

This is a busy week at the secret Grapplearts HQ location, because we are planning on putting out a brand new instructional Android app every day! After a TON of R&D we are finally releasing the [...]

Utilizing A Pressure-Based Top Game

Utilizing A Pressure-Based Top Game

The game of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu is very beautiful to watch.  Once a match begins, the fluidity of the moves all blend into one wonderful clash of styles.  We all have our favorite grappler that we [...]

Spinning to take the back with Babu

If you guys know something about me it’s that I love leg locks and back mount. I spent hundreds of countless hours on my own game trying to perfect the techniques of attaining, maintaining, and finishing [...]

Viciously Pulling Guard Against Bigger and Stronger Opponents

Fighting from the feet is one of the most important areas to work on and integrate into your training. It’s also one of the most neglected areas of grappling and jiu jitsu as well. In competition, [...]

ADCC 2013 Results – Interview with Absolute Champion Roberto “Cyborg” Abreu

ADCC 2013 Results – Interview with Absolute Champion Roberto “Cyborg” Abreu

This interview was done RIGHT before Cyborg’s big ADCC trip and massive victory over Marcus “Buchecha” in the finals of the ADCC 2013 Absolute Finals. See the full interview with Cyborg here, and learn about his [...]

Escaping North/South Position With Your Limbs In Tact

Dan Faggella is a BJJ Academy Owner, No Gi Pan Am Champion at 130 pounds, and recognized expert in the area of leg locks. Dan writes or Jiu Jitsu Magazine, Jiu Jitsu Style, MMA Sports Mag, [...]

Passing the Guard with Sergio Gasparelli

The guard is what makes Brazilian Jiu Jitsu unique. It is the only martial art in the world where fighting off your back on the ground is not seen as a bad thing but encouraged. Royce [...]