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 is the epitome of a big man pass. It may actually be my favorite pass against people who just try to keep their legs closed.
If you have ever relied on using your elbows to open the inside o watch video >>
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 >>
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 >>
This week Master Ricardo shows 3 guard pass options to pass your opponents closed guard. Don't forget to Vote Carlson Gracie Training Center the best of Las Vegas!! Go to bestoflasvegas.com login wi watch video >>
This week Master Ricardo answers a questions on how to pass butterfly guard and how to pass the open guard when your opponent has his back on the ground. the old school style half guard sweep or sc watch video >>
This old school technique is very danger if you allowe the opponent to control your legs and after adjust the grip deep on your lapel for a choke during the guard pass .Master Ricardo brings back thi watch video >>
In this video I show an alternate technique for when your opponent is not giving you the underhook in Half Guard. This is not a common technique and I would rate it as medium percentage. I've had watch video >>
In this video I show one of my highest percentage passes for the Open Guard, the Samurai Pass. I labeled this pass the Samurai Pass because you live and die by it's success or failure. There is no watch video >>