The shoulder pin guard aka the Williams guard is a great option which you can use from the closed or half guard. You have countless option using the overhook and from there are as triangles, omoplatas, chokes, etc.. What makes this unique is how tight this guard is. This is especially useful in No Gi. It is very difficult for your opponent to posture up let even escape…
What’s the worst position you’ve found yourself in, during BJJ training and competition? Well, whichever position it might’ve been, the Kingpin is probably worse.
Here’s how to set it up, as demonstrated by none other than Neil Melanson:
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The shoulder pin requires ZERO flexibility and can be used by anyone to add a new and dangerous layer to your guard game.