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A MUST Learn Transitional Escape

A MUST Learn Transitional Escape

Transitions in general are one of the must misunderstood and undertrained aspects of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu.  Eventually more experienced players will learn how to react during transitions but in reality they learn at a much slower [...]

Calf Lock Against Deep Half Guard Will Catch Many Off Guard

Calf Lock Against Deep Half Guard Will Catch Many Off Guard

Usually when you’re in someones deep half guard the main options that people know of are either passing the guard, regrouping out of the deep half guard, or going for a Kimura In this video Chris [...]

Super Tight Ankle Lock Against Reverse De La Riva

Super Tight Ankle Lock Against Reverse De La Riva

In this video my training partner Chris Ulbricht shows a very very tight ankle lock that is very affective against people who like to play the Reverse De La Riva guard. The ways it’s set up [...]

Slick Kneebar Off Of An Omoplata Attempt – Jason Scully

Slick Kneebar Off Of An Omoplata Attempt – Jason Scully

One of the most common things to happen when someone goes for an omoplata is for your opponent to try to roll out of it right away. What a lot of people don’t realize they can [...]

Tricky Triangle Set Up From Half Guard While Overhooked – Jason Scully

Tricky Triangle Set Up From Half Guard While Overhooked – Jason Scully

One of the most common things people are told to do when they have the half guard on the bottom is to get an undertook because it will lead to a lot of good attacks.  This [...]

Developing Skills & Avoiding Injury When Training with Beginners

Developing Skills & Avoiding Injury When Training with Beginners

Beginners can be spastic, unpredictable, jerky, and usually also doesn’t know the rules of the game yet. All that thrashing around, lack of control, as well as potential ego issues means that there’s a pretty high [...]

Back Take From Spider Guard by JT Torres

Back Take From Spider Guard by JT Torres

Go to www.PassesAndBackTakes.com for more good stuff from JT Torres! My friend and former training partner JT Torres filmed a video for my YouTube channel showing how he takes the back from the spider guard. What [...]

High Percentage Berimbolo Counter – Jason Scully

High Percentage Berimbolo Counter – Jason Scully

Since the Berimbolo is has now been around long enough where people are hitting it all over the world and still with a very high rate, I think it’s very important to know ways to stop [...]

A BJJ Legend’s Bread and Butter Closed Guard Pass

A BJJ Legend’s Bread and Butter Closed Guard Pass

I’m trying something new at Grapplearts.com… So I’ve produced the lion’s share of the BJJ videos that have ended up in my article and technique library. But recently a good friend (and one of my very [...]

The Best Way to Tie Your Belt in BJJ

The Best Way to Tie Your Belt in BJJ

This is a short (3:59) video showing a) fast way to tie your BJJ belt, and b) a much better, new and improved knot that’ll keep your belt on your hips much longer! I think it’s [...]