The Dragon Tail or more commonly called Back Stepping is a great way to add depth to your game, especially against an opponent who likes to use the Underhook. In this video I show some of the finer watch video >>
This is a very simple and effective Half Guard Pass. It works well as a beginner and continues to be effective all the way through the ranks.
One of the great things about this pass is it does no watch video >>
In this video I show a very simple and effective Half Guard Pass, The Underhook and Tripod (I've also heard to it referred to as the Knee Cut Pass and a few others).
This is a pass that is picked watch video >>
In this video I show a unique pass that was shown to me by one of my past instructors, Luis Togno. Luis was a great guy with some sick grappling skills and I think this pass showcases Luis's love fo watch video >>
In this video I show a defense for when your opponent is leg riding you or performing the tackle pass.
The first step in this technique is to disregard your normal instinct to be "nice". You need watch video >>
This week Master Ricardo Cavalcanti answers a viewer's question about the half guard pass. Don't forget to Vote Carlson Gracie Training Center the best of Las Vegas!! Go to bestoflasvegas.com login 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 >>
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 >>
I've had a lot of requests on how to deal with Reverse sit so I filmed one of my escapes. This is a good option for when the person sits and clears the armpit (as seen in the video. If they use the 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 >>