Samurai From Quarter Guard

The Samurai roll is a great move to catch from the quarter guard. When your opponent has you in quarter guard, this is a great and unexpected move as you can do this the samurai roll and end up in twister side control, the truck or even get to the back.   Getting...

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Plan B Sweep From Half Guard

Plan B Sweep from Half Guard is a sweep you would attempt from the half-guard lockdown position. Ideally, when going for a sweep from the lockdown, you would go for the Old School Sweep or for a sweep where you are in the Dog Fight Position.   When your opponent...

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Side Control Strategies

Maintaining control while in the side mount is a powerful thing. There are so many attacks you can do from this position - from side chokes to kimuras. A very important thing to understand is how to maintain this position and keep your opponent on their back.  ...

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Marcelo Garcia sparring with Keenan Cornelius

Top Jiu-Jitsu competitor stopped by Marcelo Garcia's academy and what a treat this was for all of us brazilian jiu-jitsu fans.   Obviously, Keenan is an active competitor nowadays and Marcelo spends his time coaching and teaching at his academy in Manhattan. You...

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Over Under Pass from the Closed Guard

Ray Griffin, a Pedro Sauer Black Belt goes over this very effective over under pass from the closed guard. We have videos of this pass in no gi here and also here. OVER UNDER MOVE DETAILS https://youtu.be/B64PblO10p0   First, you maintain good posture. As, your...

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Electric Chair Submission

When you get to the electric underhooks, the first position to get the electric chair can happen a couple of different ways. As Eddie Bravo explains. 1:19 - Instead of having electric underhooks you can also do the following. 1:26 - Gable grip your hands under your...

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