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This Is An Unstoppable Way To Take The Back From Closed Guard

Sure, the Closed Guard might not be the most exciting position to play in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu… But it doesn’t have to be exciting to be effective, right? Because, there are a LOT of...

Gordon Ryan Shows How To Take The Back After Failed Heel Hook Attempt

The Heel Hook is one of the most devastating submissions in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu. But, just like any other submission, it can be escaped with proper technique and timing. So, what happens when you...

Here’s How To Kneebar From Over Under Pass (It’s Super Effective)

You know that “saying” that goes something like: “Sc**w it, go for a Leg Lock” when someone doesn’t want to (or can’t) pass guard – and then just goes for...

JT Torres: “If You Don’t Put In The Work, You Can’t Expect The Results”

So you want to compete and win that gold, right? No matter if it’s your first or your 100th tournament, you’ve set to not just “go out there” but to actually win… What...

3 Tips To Win Scrambles In Jiu-Jitsu (It’s Not What You Think)

One of the coolest things to watch in competitive Jiu-Jitsu (as well as in training, though) are scrambles. But it’s one thing to watch them. And a whole other to actually be in one and win...

Is This The Best Low Outside Single Leg Takedown Setup?

If there is one thing that’s true for takedowns, it’s that you can never learn enough of them! Because, no matter how many you learn, there’ll always be opportunities to further...

These 5 Tips Will Help You Pass Any Jiu-Jitsu Guard

The majority of Jiu-Jitsu is won and lost in the guard passing. For, if you know how to retain your guard and can pass the opponent’s guard, you’re already halfway through to winning the...

Lucas Leite Shows How To Pull Half Guard In Jiu-Jitsu

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...

The Chin Strap: Your Secret Weapon (Against BJJ Turtle Position & Beyond)

There are a lot of details out there that could make your Jiu-Jitsu so much better. And a lot of them have to do with the grips you take – where, when, and how you take and hold them,...

John Danaher Shows Why You Need To Use The Ankle Pick More

How often do you use the Ankle Pick in Jiu-Jitsu? No, not just when it comes to your stand up game, but also when it comes to attacking your opponent from the bottom? Yeah, probably not as often as...

Henry Akins Shows The “Hidden Secret” To Finishing The Collar Choke (From The Back)

No matter if you’ve been training for 1 month, 1 year, 10 or 20+ years… There will always be something new to learn in Jiu-Jitsu. Even if it is a small detail or two, that will end up...

Josh Barnett Shows An Excruciating Arm Lock Setup: “The Short Arm Scissor”

Are you, perhaps, in the search for painful submission techniques? Yeah… Even if you aren’t, we bet that you’d like to learn a few of them. So, here is one that is super painful....

Gordon Ryan Shares Important Half Guard Passing Details

When was the last time you got stuck in a training partner’s Half Guard? Quite recently, wasn’t it? Well, if you don’t know how to pass Half Guard – especially against a good...

This Is How To Do The Reverse Hitchhiker Escape (From Armbar)

So your opponent caught you in an Armbar and is really close to finishing it… And the only thing stopping them from doing so is the defensive grip you have. But, rest assured, it’s...

BJJ Pro Tip: Use Submission Threats To Pass Half Guard

So you’re having trouble passing Half Guard? That’s alright… It’s not an easy guard to pass! Especially when you’re dealing with someone who’s decided to make it...

Is This The Best Way To Do The Americana Lock In Jiu-Jitsu?

The Americana Lock is one of those submissions that you were taught really early on in your Jiu-Jitsu journey… And it’s probably one of the submissions that you stopped going for the...

These BJJ Guard Passing Concepts Will Revolutionize Your Game

The majority of Jiu-Jitsu is won (or lost) in the guard passing and guard retention. Because, if you can’t pass your opponent’s guard and they can impose their game on you, then...

Toreando Pass To North South: A Guard Pass You Have To Learn

The Toreando Pass is one of the most basic guard passes in Jiu-Jitsu. But, even though it was probably one of the first ones you were taught, it’s still a technique that you will be able to use...

Improve Your X Guard With The Technical Stand Up (By Nicholas Meregali)

So you’re a Leg Lock and leg entanglement connoisseur? Or aiming to become one? That’s great, because learning how to properly enter and apply leg entanglements will have you not just...

BJJ Heel Hook Advice: Follow The Heel With The Knee Tendon Grip

One of the most important things to know when applying Leg Locks is the importance of preserving the knee line and keeping the opponent’s leg in place, as they try to escape the submission. For...

Roger Gracie Has The Most Devastating Wrist Lock From Closed Guard

What’s your opinion on Wrist Locks? Well, regardless of your answer, there is one thing that you cannot help but admit… And that’s that Wrist Locks are effective. And, when applied...

Victor Hugo Shows The Most Powerful BJJ Kneebar

The Kneebar is one of the most devastating submission techniques in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu. For, if you don’t tap quickly enough, there is one thing that you can be sure of – serious walking...

John Danaher’s Secret To Successful Attacks In Jiu-Jitsu: “Whenever Possible…”

So you’d like your BJJ attacks to be more successful, both in training and in competition? Well, if that’s the case, then you should focus on one super important principle: gaining prior...

Why Is It So Important To Be Consistent In Training Jiu-Jitsu (If You Want To Improve)?

Wouldn’t it be great if you could change your whole BJJ game with the snap of your fingers… In just a few training sessions – to upgrade it to a completely new level, one that your...