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26 Positional Escapes in 13 Min – Reverse Scarf Hold, North South, Knee On Belly – Jason Scully

26 Positional Escapes in 13 Min – Reverse Scarf Hold, North South, Knee On Belly – Jason Scully

Ok, time for part 2 of the positional escapes reference video series, or what I like to call my “Short But Sweet Series”. In this video you will see positional escape demos of: - Reverse Scarf [...]

Wrap Around Choke + D’Arce

Wrap Around Choke + D’Arce

This is a Hudson Valley martial arts favorite – a very under-appreciated position in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu is the “wrap around”.  I’ve been experimenting with this position since I was a purple belt.  Different schools call it [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

INTERVIEW: Dan Faggella – BJJ Techniques to Defeat Bigger, Stronger Opponents

INTERVIEW: Dan Faggella – BJJ Techniques to Defeat Bigger, Stronger Opponents

When looking for advice in bjj, you should always consider your source. Who is this person giving you advice, and why are they an authority? Dan Faggella is a very talented grappler at the smallest of [...]

How to Use BJJ in the Zombie Apocalypse

How to Use BJJ in the Zombie Apocalypse

In the Zombie Apocalypse you’ll want guns, lots of guns, but you’ll ALSO want to have super-sharp BJJ skills. This video shows you the techniques that work against real live (or real dead) zombies. Plus a [...]

Armbar from the guard – Showtime

Armbar from the guard – Showtime

For better or for worse, UFC results lead the trends in martial arts.  As a result, last night was a very exciting time to be a Jiu-jitsu instructor.  Submissions have been enjoying a resurgence as of [...]

Killer Guillotine

Killer Guillotine

This is the video that took my guillotine choke to new levels.  Conventional finishes just never seemed to work for me.  In all honesty I thought I was simply destined to have a mediocre guillotine.  After [...]

Deep Half Guard – Hidden Arm Position And Double Under Sweep – Jason Scully

Deep Half Guard – Hidden Arm Position And Double Under Sweep – Jason Scully

After I sent the video the other day on the Deep Half Guard positional tips and concepts I realized that I missed one very important arm position that leads to a very high percentage sweep. So [...]

Deep Half Guard Positional Tips and Concepts – Jason Scully

Deep Half Guard Positional Tips and Concepts – Jason Scully

Years ago the half guard was known as a stalling position or a safety position.  It was never really something that people thought of as a very strong offensive position. But then as grappling evolved so [...]