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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, [...]

Keeping It Basic-Entangling Your Opposition In A Triangle Choke

Keeping It Basic-Entangling Your Opposition In A Triangle Choke

I remember my early days of training Brazilian Jiu Jitsu.  Physically, I wasn’t at an ideal plateau to perform with certain grapplers on the mat, and I knew if I were to give it a shot, [...]

Fundamental Leg Locks-The Achillies Lock

Fundamental Leg Locks-The Achillies Lock

Big Shout out to Combat Skin for letting us check out their new gear!  Check it out in the video below! — For our “foundational moves”, we tend to view them as rather elementary and basic [...]

Lightweight BJJ Players Get HYPED – Caio Terra Online Training Coming Soon…

Lightweight BJJ Players Get HYPED – Caio Terra Online Training Coming Soon…

In the beginning of the year I was lucky enough to catch up with Caio about some of his training advice and recent tournament victories. Since then, he’s won the Worlds (again…), and during a Facebook [...]

Product Review: The Bigger they are the Harder they fall!

Product Review: The Bigger they are the Harder they fall!

Product Review: The Bigger they are the Harder they fall! I had the pleasure to review a really cool dvd by an accomplished Brown Belt, Dan Faggella, that is free! You just have to pay shipping [...]