How To Never Get Your BJJ Guard Passed by Xande Ribeiro

Today I am here with Xande Ribeiro.  Xande is one of the best Jiu Jitsu practitioners ever.  He is a 7x Black Belt World Champion and he and his brother Saulo are guys I have looked up to my whole Jiu Jitsu career.  They are champions on and off the mat and it is a Read more about How To Never Get Your BJJ Guard Passed by Xande Ribeiro[…]

Understanding The Butterfly Guard by Jonathan Satava

Guys today I am here with a great friend of mine that was always one of my toughest training partners during my time at Marcelo’s school in NYC.  Jon has always been one of the guys that I say has the best butterfly in the world besides Marcelo but coincidence or not, his game is Read more about Understanding The Butterfly Guard by Jonathan Satava[…]

Butterfly Guard Sweep Against The Underhook by Cesar Casamajo

Today I am here with Cesar Casamajo. Guys Cesar is a black belt from Brazil who is young and new as a black belt.  He is only 25 years old and he has a bright future ahead of him as a competitor.  Cesar has a very good butterfly guard and I asked him to show Read more about Butterfly Guard Sweep Against The Underhook by Cesar Casamajo[…]

The Umbrella Guard by Hudson Taylor

Today I am here with Hudson Taylor.  Hudson is one of the most impressive guys I have ever rolled with and he is the best wrestler I have ever trained with.  He was one of my wrestling coaches when I was training in NYC and he has transitioned from wrestling to bjj very well.  Hudson Read more about The Umbrella Guard by Hudson Taylor[…]

92 Double Sleeve Guard by Jay Wadsworth

Today I am here with Jay Wadsworth he teaches Jiu Jitsu in Jamestown, New York and he is also a police officer so he has an enormous amount of knowledge on self-defense as well.  Jay has developed a system that has helped him go against bigger guys and people that like to pass on the Read more about 92 Double Sleeve Guard by Jay Wadsworth[…]

Should You Practice Your Guard Game Or Passing Game More?

Today, I am going to talk about a very common question people ask me a lot. The question is, should you practice your guard or passing game more? It’s a great question because everybody has their own styles, some prefer passing and some prefer the guard game. If I had to choose one to focus Read more about Should You Practice Your Guard Game Or Passing Game More?[…]