A clip from Monday’s class on Grip Fighting with 3rd Degree Blackbelt Joe Hurst.
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Renzo Gracie Blackbelt Derek “TC” Richardson stopped by Atlantic FC to show us these 5 tips to counter your opponents back mount defensive maneuvers:
1. Secret to the level of your hips during their bridge
2. One trick to an unbreakable back mount grip
3. The Chris Weidman way to set the finish for a RNC
4. Which side to dump them to prevent their back to mat escape
5. A sub t… (Read more)
Here is Joe showing how to defend a guillotine choke and move into a keylock against an unsuspecting opponent.
Two angles to an alternative mount escape when you can’t trap the arm, from BJJ Blackbelt Joe Hurst.
Here is some video from one of the classes with Joe teaching how to properly Shrimp and do an Underhook Pass.
If you’re looking to enhance your set-ups, transitions, grip breaks, and overall game from top mount position—who better to learn it from than Gracie Barra Blackbelt Joe Hurst.
Check out the highlight video from our Mount Game: Attacks from the Top DVD below:
If you liked the highlight clip and would like to learn all the drills and concepts above “CLICK … (Read more)
Just a continuation of the previous two posts on the De La Riva Guard. The last sweep he gave us was when your opponent posts his knee up inside your guard, he continues with this variation when your opponent decides to stand.
This drill is one of the most fundamental drills to perform in all jiu jitsu. You have to ask yourself what you do the most when defending from any bottom position. You will go to your survival position and immediately go to shrimping.
You may wonder why it is that time and time again I find myself in a position that I can’t shrimp out and gain space? Let’s look at the fundamentals.