Archive for 'TRAINING LOGS'

How to Avoid Getting Power-Bombed in Your Closed Guard

How to Avoid Getting Power-Bombed in Your Closed Guard

You really, really, really don’t want to get slammed when you’ve got your opponent in the closed guard! At best it’ll really hurt. At worst you’ll get knocked out or severely injured. Now you might think, [...]

A Gameplan for your Guard on your Phone

A Gameplan for your Guard on your Phone

It’s taken almost a full year of development, fine tuning and tweaking, but today I’m releasing something brand new that I think will be a very useful tool for people doing BJJ and submission grappling. It’s [...]

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 [...]