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Rounding Out Your Grappling Game By Utilizing Your Ground Attacks

Rounding Out Your Grappling Game By Utilizing Your Ground Attacks

Being able to grapple and hold your own on the ground is one thing, however, being able to dictate the fight and decide what happens next is a totally different thing. If you can put your [...]

Rener & Ryron Gracie Analyze The Mount Escape

Rener & Ryron Gracie Analyze The Mount Escape

In Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, there are some positions that are dangerous to be in, while others may just look dangerous.  One of those positions that look worse than it is is bottom mount.  Sure, this isn’t [...]

Demian Maia Breaks Down An Acrobatic Armbar Escape

Demian Maia Breaks Down An Acrobatic Armbar Escape

There are few skilled grapplers in the Mixed Martial Arts realm that can come close to Demian Maia.  Sure, there are some fantastic grapplers that have tried their hand in MMA; however, none have made the [...]

Leveraging Grappling Tools To Improve Your Drilling

Leveraging Grappling Tools To Improve Your Drilling

If you follow my work, you know how much I love the idea of having instructional DVDs from some of the greatest grapplers ever in the collection.  Having the ultimate grappling resource at the drop of [...]

Get Comfortable In The 50/50 Guard With Drilling Concepts!

Get Comfortable In The 50/50 Guard With Drilling Concepts!

A few months back there was a UFC fight that featured the use of the 50/50 guard.  It caused a lot of debate—for better and for worse—about the setup and its usefulness. If you know me, [...]

Drills That Will Help You Recover Guard Easily

Drills That Will Help You Recover Guard Easily

BJJ black belt Ken Primola sent over 20 of his best Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu SPEED-DRILLING videos! See the full review of Ken Primola’s new video series here! — The days of just hopping on the mat and [...]

One Explosive Drill Aimed To Improve Your Takedown Defense

One Explosive Drill Aimed To Improve Your Takedown Defense

No matter how good you are at grappling, there is always something you can work on to take your game to the next level. While experience is a great teacher, you can’t progress if you aren’t [...]

Adding The Crucifix Armbar To Your Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Arsenal

Adding The Crucifix Armbar To Your Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Arsenal

Thank you to Combat Skin for hooking me with the gear for this video series! —- If you are familiar with Brazilian Jiu Jitsu or Mixed Martial Arts, I’m sure you have seen some sort of [...]

Pulling Off The Toe Hold From Top Half Guard

Pulling Off The Toe Hold From Top Half Guard

There are so many submissions out there in the world of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu that it could make your head spin! Personally, I love me some leg locks!  While I understand they are very polarizing, I [...]

How To Properly Set Up & Execute The Brabo Choke

How To Properly Set Up & Execute The Brabo Choke

Be sure to check out the latest BJJ gear from Combat Skin, featured in this video. Sometimes, as an instructor, I find myself getting lost in thought a lot.  When thinking about what to teach next, [...]