13Apr

Teaching Day: Tuesday

Duck-under to rear ankle pick to topside turtle control / Duck-under to rear ankle pick to topside turtle control – partner recovers guard / Duck-under to rear ankle pick to topside turtle control – partner recovers closed guard – Saulo guard open and over the leg pass / Duck-under to rear ankle pick to topside […]

06Apr

Celebrate Tax Day with the ADCC West Coast Trials

Looking for a great way to congratulate yourself for a timely filing of your federal taxes? After training on Saturday the 15th (hint, hint), be sure to check out what looks like an amazing card of “superfights,” including two of my favorite competitors Braulio Estima and Leandro Lo, as well as the headlining Buchecha v, […]

05Apr

Baseball Bat Chokes! (drills / instructional and more)

                  In this little blog I compiled a bunch of my favorite baseball bat chokes and drills.  I love the baseball bat choke in particular because it’s such a sneaky, stealthy little technique.  WHY?  Because it is typically hit from traditionally “non-dominant” positions.  For example:  your slip […]

05Apr

2017 Abu Dhabi World Professional Jiu-Jitsu Championships

The Abu Dhabi World Professional Jiu-Jitsu Championships returns to Abu Dhabi, UAE. The event starts on April 18 and continues until April 22, 2017 Held under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan,(read more) Master Pedro Sauer ebook: Mastering the Guard Pass and Its Submissions   Kid Peligro ebook: Secrets of […]

04Apr

Worlds 2017 Is Near

The most prestigious BJJ tournament in the World is back, the 2017 IBJJF World Jiu-Jitsu Championship takes place on May 31st*, June 1st, 2nd, 3rd & 4th, 2017 at the Walter Pyramid – at Cal State University Long Beach, located at 1250 N. Bellflower Blvd., in Long Beach, California. (read more) Master Pedro Sauer ebook: […]

01Apr

Bruno Malfacine Sweep

Coach Ze showed me this sweep Friday after training. He made the great point that as good as Bruno Malfacine is, Bruno is often overlooked in terms of champions whose style is emulated by others. Here is a nice simple sweep, especially tailored to those of us closer to Bruno’s size than Bernardo’s! Powered by […]