Out of the three moves that I have shown from this position this is the lowest percentage. Not because it is a bad technique, but more so because it easily defended. The good news is when your opponent bends their arm it's often right back into that Kimura from the previous video and you can use this move as a threat to set up the pass or the Kimura.
The trickiest thing about this move is the hip placement and the faith you are placing in squeezing your thighs together. You can probably se
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Position of the week with Ricardo Cavalcanti 2/4/11
This week Mario Sperry is in the gym for a seminar and in this weeks video he shows a simple and effective half guard pass.
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The Reverse Sit is my BEST Half Guard pass. It is my A game and is very high percentage.
There is a little bit of perception that needs to be built when you reverse sit. You want your weight on 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).
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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 >>
The Leg Weave Open Guard can be a difficult position to deal with. I previously posted a series of sweeps from this position so it's only fair that I show a defense as well. The most important part a watch video >>
In this video I show a common Quarter Guard Sweep, the Wing Sweep. I see a lot of people play the QG (Quarter Guard) position but only as a stalling position to get their opponents weight off of the watch video >>
There are times when you can not get the underhook. In those instances it is very important that you have other options to threaten your opponent. In this video I show a great sweep/reversal (depen watch video >>
In this video I show a very sneaky and effective move from the Half Guard. Although this move is labeled a sweep it walks a fine line between sweep and reversal. The ruling between sweep and revers watch video >>