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Escaping the Mount for BJJ and MMA

Escaping the Mount for BJJ and MMA

The mount position is plain scary, especially if you’re an MMA fighter or in a self defense scenario. Our opponent can rain down strong ground and pound, elbow strikes, set up slick submissions, and they can [...]

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 [...]

Surprise attack from underneath Side Control! – Dennis Asche

Surprise attack from underneath Side Control! – Dennis Asche

“BJJ black belt Dennis Asche of Connection Rio shows an unorthodox yet highly effective submission attack that starts out as a reversal from underneath side control. Taught to him in 1999 by Carlson Gracie black belt [...]

Turning Away to escape Side Control – Dennis Asche

Turning Away to escape Side Control – Dennis Asche

Turning away to Escape Side Control ttp://www.connectionrio.com – BJJ black belt Dennis Asche of Connection Rio shows a reversal from underneath side control. Connection Rio is a specialist company that provides accommodation for jiu-jitsu enthusiasts and [...]