Wrist lock is perhaps the most underutilized and underestimated submissions in Grappling. There is no denying the effectiveness of the submission, along with the huge number of positions that it can be utilized from. Wrist locks are not only a powerful technique that will force a quick tap from your opponent, but it is also a low risk technique: meaning that when attempting it, you won’t lose any dominant top position if it doesn’t work.
Wrist Locks are one of those techniques that can be hit from virtually anywhere… And when you set them up properly, your opponents will have little to no time to defend.
If your training partner posts on your bicep muscle while in your Side Control, then there’s a good chance that you can hit them with a rather unexpected Wrist Lock…
Watch the video below and let Fredson Paixão teach you how!
Become Your Gym’s Number-One Menace By wrist-Locking Everyone With Lessons From Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Black Belt & UFC Veteran Fredson Paixão.
- Chain your wrist locks off of your other attacks so you always have another offensive option.
- Surprise your opponent with wrist locks off your back from positions like bottom-side control.