Check out this video of super hyperactive and enthusiastic BJJ instructor Darren Branch showing a great takedown: Russian tie to ‘deep Russian’ lateral drop.
So who is this instructor? It’s Darren Branch of Gracie Humaita Cleveland, a BJJ black belt who began training Jiu-Jitsu under Donald Park in 2004. He is a driven competitor with dozens of wins. Darren earned medals at World Championships (2007) and Pan Jiu-Jitsu Championships (2011). Darren is a gifted teacher whose classes display his expertise in instructing students in technical and practical applications of Gracie Jiu-Jitsu.
Darren has a unique personality which shows on his many humorous videos.
Learn how to wrestle in the gi from one of BJJ’s most successful champions ever, Marcus “Buchecha” Almeida.
Buchecha explains his concepts around how to read his opponents and choosing which takedown is best, how he breaks stubborn grips, and how even much smaller fighters can still find success by focusing on these fundamentals.