If you’re playing the Open Guard game and your opponent is getting past your legs, well, you’re in grave danger of getting your guard passed. And of them ending up in Side Control…
Which is why you should act preemptively and set up your frame(s) in such a way that will make it very difficult for them to establish Side Control in the first place. And much easier for you to get out and re-guard.
Here is a really simple way to do just that.
Charles Harriott demonstrates it on the video below:
Get Out Of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu’s Worst Positions, Gi Or No-Gi, With Lachlan Giles’s Insights Into Escaping.
The 2019 ADCC Absolute Medalist Teaches How To Get Out Bad Grappling Positions With Narrated Live Rolling Of Him Performing The Techniques.