Leo Vieira, a BJJ legend and 5th degree black belt under Romero Cavalcanti, is the leader and founder of the BJJ powerhouse Checkmat.
He is known for his very dynamic BJJ game with great stand up, and great guard passing. He is a 2x ADCC champion and 1x BJJ world champion. He is one of the best BJJ coaches in the world having developed world champions such as Marcus Almeida ‘Buchecha’, Lucas Leite, João Assis and many others.
Leo Vieira is famous amongst other things, for his incredible front roll back take.
Chael Sonnen attempted that technique against Fedor Emelianenko and it didn’t go so well for him… He was missing some critical details.
Here is Leo Vieira explaining it in the Gi and No Gi version:
No Gi Version:
Learn Checkmat Founder Leo Vieira’s Unique Passing 50/50 Arm Passing System That Completely Shuts Down Submissions, Sweeps, And Guard Retention!
- Leo Vieira is a legendary black belt and co-founder of Checkmat BJJ, one of the top Jiu-Jitsu teams in the world!
- Make the 50/50 Arm Passing System even more effective in the Gi, with specific grip details that make it even more powerful than the no-gi variation.