If you’re looking to improve your takedown skills in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, then you’re probably not having too much of a fun time. Why? Because you (probably) weren’t ever properly taught how to execute takedowns, without being in danger of landing badly and injuring ourselves and our training partner.
However, there are principles and some of the best setups that you should know from A to Z, so you become better and safer at the same time.
So, without further ado: John Danaher!
Danaher understands the importance of several principles on how to take a person down.
Watch the video below:
Learn how to wrestle in the gi from one of BJJ’s most successful champions ever, Marcus “Buchecha” Almeida.
Buchecha explains his concepts around how to read his opponents and choosing which takedown is best, how he breaks stubborn grips, and how even much smaller fighters can still find success by focusing on these fundamentals.