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How to Use BJJ in the Zombie Apocalypse

How to Use BJJ in the Zombie Apocalypse

In the Zombie Apocalypse you’ll want guns, lots of guns, but you’ll ALSO want to have super-sharp BJJ skills. This video shows you the techniques that work against real live (or real dead) zombies. Plus a [...]

Black Belt Nearly Choked Unconscious by White Belt

Black Belt Nearly Choked Unconscious by White Belt

      Finally I was caught in a prank at the school. From time to time the white belts can get a little big headed. Occasionally I’ll step up and deflate their egos. Tonight I [...]

Open Guard Pass- Step Through Pass

Open Guard Pass- Step Through Pass

Recently one of my intermediate students asked me how people pass my Guard. I explained to him that this pass was done to me frequently while I lived in Brazil and I absolutely hate having it [...]

The Anti-Darce

The Anti-Darce

This is one of my very best sweeps. I developed this when I was a purple belt and I’ve spent the last 5 years perfecting it. Hopefully this 6 minute video can pass on some of [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

Closed Guard Submission- Reverse Armbar

Closed Guard Submission- Reverse Armbar

In this video I show how to do a Reverse Armbar from Closed Guard. This is a pretty common move that you see attempted throughout the ranks but finished with very little frequency. This is due [...]

Back Control Submission- Thiago Choke

Back Control Submission- Thiago Choke

This is one of the sneakier submissions that I will have posted on my youtube channel. It was taught to me by a good friend and great grappler from Brazil (thanks Thiago). There are not a [...]

Back Control Submission- Bow & Arrow Choke

Back Control Submission- Bow & Arrow Choke

In this video I show a very powerful choke the Bow and Arrow choke. This is one of those submissions that has many entries, is highly effective and used in high level competition. A couple of [...]