Archive for 'Tag Archives: 'BJJ techniques''

Understanding the Game

Understanding the Game

There are many different tools used to increase performance. Goal setting, visualization, repetition, competition, and a variety of other things can be very helpful in skill gains. As you progress through your Jiu-Jitsu career, you will [...]

Sweep Reversal

Sweep Reversal

Poppa Rotzee: While sparring, I rolled the opposite way you typically roll when being swept with this particular move…I ended up taking the guys back. I asked a friend to help me re-create it so that [...]

Omoplata Submission- Triangle and Hook Shoulder

Omoplata Submission- Triangle and Hook Shoulder

In this video I show a great way to finish the Omoplata when your angle is off. Ideally when we transition into this submission you want your body to be parallel with your opponents, hug the [...]

Omoplata Defense: Turtle Roll

Omoplata Defense: Turtle Roll

In this video I show my favorite escape from the Omoplata submission. This is a high percentage escape and can leave you in a great position when your opponent was feeling comfortable. The first step is [...]

MOST POPULAR Closed Guard Video on YouTube REDONE

MOST POPULAR Closed Guard Video on YouTube REDONE

Hey Everyone, In 2006 when I was a blue belt I made a video of my favorite closed guard positions and attacks in response to a questions someone had on YouTube. Since then I am now [...]

Rate Your Instructor – Draculino and Jeremy Arel

Rate Your Instructor – Draculino and Jeremy Arel

This is a really cool website that lets you rate instructors around the world…we have two BJJ.ORG contributors listed there…Please click on the links below and then vote for them =) (To vote, visit page and [...]

Kung Fu is Better than MMA – LoL

Kung Fu is Better than MMA – LoL

Kung Fu is Better Than MMA I stumbled upon this video and got a really good laugh. This older man is desperately trying to justify decades of training in a marital art that has not proven [...]

Pablo Popovitch No GI Guard Secrets Video #1

Pablo Popovitch No GI Guard Secrets Video #1

Pablo Popovitch is a 3rd degree black belt Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu instructor under Grand Master Carlson Gracie. Pablo began BJJ training when he was 4 years old at Gracie Barra. Pablo has proven to be one of [...]

Marcelo Garcia Promotes Josh Waitzkin to Black Belt

Marcelo Garcia Promotes Josh Waitzkin to Black Belt

Marcelo Garcia Promotes Josh Waitzkin to black belt. For those of you who don’t know him, ¬†Josh was considered a chess prodigy growing up and had a film made about him called “Searching for Bobby Fischer”. [...]

Closed Guard Sweep- Pocket Sweep

Closed Guard Sweep- Pocket Sweep

In this video I show one of my favorite sweeps the Pocket Sweep. There are a lot of different entries into this sweep but the most important thing is passing the arm across your centerline. The [...]