Sure, you want to work on your Half Guard game… But before you even get to playing it, there’s one super important thing you’ve got to attend to first – and that’s actually getting to Half Guard in the first place!
And how are you supposed to force Half Guard from standing, exactly? Well, here’s one such solution, as demonstrated by Lucas Leite.
Leite demonstrates how to pull Half Guard on the video below:
If you want to learn some of Lucas Leite’s best techniques that have been proven in competition, check out his DVD set, the Coyote Half Guard. Lucas divulges all of his best sweeps in the DVD and you can learn how to play Half Guard just like him. Lucas has won the worlds at black belt in the gi and has won the nogi worlds 3x.