This is one of my favorite Closed Guard Passes. It is usable in both Gi and no Gi.
The power for this pass comes from the turning of the knee onto the rib cage. Make sure that when you step with watch video >>
This video is an in depth look into the Basic Stacking Pass. This is a very common pass that is taught to a lot of white belts. The reason this come so early in the curriculum is because it require watch video >>
This video is an instruction into how to do the Two on One standing pass. This is one of my favorite passes because it is very dominate and eliminates a lot of your opponents sweep options. There a watch video >>
Absolute world champion Rodolfo Vieira demonstrates his favorite pass when someone tries to sit up from half-guard and wrap around your leg. When Rodolfo shows a technique, you can't go wrong. Also watch video >>
The Lapel Feed is one of my favorite moves. It is especially useful against strong opponents or extremely spastic opponents as it allows you a huge amount of control over their upper body/arm.
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In this video I show one of my favorite sweeps the Pocket Sweep. There are a lot of different entries into this sweep but the most important thing is passing the arm across your centerline.
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In this video I show the important concepts surrounding the Lapel Punch Pass.
If you watch the video you will notice that I do a couple of things differently. One of the things that I do differen watch video >>
In this video I show a very dominating Open Guard. This is one of my favorite passes against an opponent that has a good seated Guard. This pass requires good base and, most importantly, a lot of c watch video >>
This video shows one of my favorite and most popular passes. I learned this pass while training in Brazil and it came in hand against the Spider Guard players that play off of their shoulders to avo watch video >>
This is a cool video showing a drill from passing the closed guard to side control, when the person on bottom shrimps out and attacks the arm, and catches the arm-bar to escape. nice Flow!!,,, OSSSSS watch video >>