Archive for 'TRAINING LOGS'

39 Armbars and Armlocks in Less Than 4 Minutes – Jason Scully

39 Armbars and Armlocks in Less Than 4 Minutes – Jason Scully

It’s been a little while since I shared a Short But Sweet reference video with you but now I’m back and this one is dedicated to one specific type of submission, arm bars and arm locks. [...]

Closed Guard?  Super-defensive Opponent?  No Problem…

Closed Guard? Super-defensive Opponent? No Problem…

One of the most irritating strategies of all time is when someone sits in your closed guard and absolutely refuses to engage with you. They just sit back, don’t let you get your grips, and don’t [...]

An Advanced Omoplata Variation Learned from Brandon Mullins

An Advanced Omoplata Variation Learned from Brandon Mullins

I’ve been training in grappling for close to 20 years, and started studying the omoplata about 10 years ago. But this omoplata finish that Brandon shared with me while we were filming the latest Grapplearts instructional [...]

Grappling and BJJ Concepts – Stapling – Jason Scully

Grappling and BJJ Concepts – Stapling – Jason Scully

You will be surprised on how many “little” things can make such a big difference in your grappling.  There are so many concepts that many people don’t even realize until much later in their training that [...]

Kimura Submission from Different Places – Jason Scully

Kimura Submission from Different Places – Jason Scully

What I love about most submissions is that fact that they can be hit from so many different places and so many different scenarios. I have a student that is so good at doing the kimura [...]

Grappling Drama Queen

Grappling Drama Queen

There are many different Brazilian Jiu Jitsu practitioners.  Some people are casual, some are competitors and some are teachers.  This is the beauty of BJJ.  Brazilian Jiu Jitsu has a depth in technique and concept that [...]

BJJ STREET: Street Ezekiel / Poppa-Zekiel

BJJ STREET: Street Ezekiel / Poppa-Zekiel

The BJJ STREET series is based on some conversations I have had with members of my gym and some guys outside of my gym who don’t train. This conversation is do Gi chokes and grips work [...]

Brandon Mullins on BJJ Training, Mental Preparation, and Competition Strategies

Brandon Mullins on BJJ Training, Mental Preparation, and Competition Strategies

This is a really interesting interview with my friend Brandon ‘Wolverine’ Mullins. I first polled my newsletter readership to see if they had any questions for Brandon, especially about training, competing or holding their own against [...]

Transitional Chain Drill – Jason Scully

Transitional Chain Drill – Jason Scully

I have a video in this message where I show an example of a chain drill that we do at my academy and that I teach my students.  This is one of MANY chain transitional drills [...]

The Evolution of BJJ

The Evolution of BJJ

I talk with Vinicius ‘Draculino’ Magalhães about the ongoing evolution of Brazilian Jiu-jitsu. [...]