Lapel Sweep From Sit Up Guard by Alexandre “Gigi” Paiva

Guys today I am here with some one I have a lot of respect for, a living legend, a black belt world champion and founder of Alliance, Alexandre “Gigi” Paiva.  Alexandre is one of the guys I have always looked up to and he is one of the best teachers there is.  Many people want Read more about Lapel Sweep From Sit Up Guard by Alexandre “Gigi” Paiva[…]

Lapel Sweep From Sit Up Guard by Alexandre "Gigi" Paiva

Guys today I am here with some one I have a lot of respect for, a living legend, a black belt world champion and founder of Alliance, Alexandre “Gigi” Paiva.  Alexandre is one of the guys I have always looked up to and he is one of the best teachers there is.  Many people want Read more about Lapel Sweep From Sit Up Guard by Alexandre "Gigi" Paiva[…]

The Kicking Sweep From Z-Guard by Joseph Cashin

Today I am here with Joseph Cashin.  Joseph is a black belt who is dropping in at my academy all the time.  He visits the Boston area for work frequently and when he does he come to train.  Joseph is always doing this sweep he is going to show below from the knee shield and Read more about The Kicking Sweep From Z-Guard by Joseph Cashin[…]

Waiter Sweep From Deep Half Guard by Lucas Valle

Today I am here with a good friend of mine Lucas Valle.  Lucas is a very tough black belt who is young and competing a lot.  He just won the Boston Open at his weight division and he did the Fight To Win Pro recently and also won his fight there against a very tough Read more about Waiter Sweep From Deep Half Guard by Lucas Valle[…]

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[…]

How To Counter The Dog Fight (Half Guard Sweep) by Rayron Gracie

Today I am here with Rayron Gracie, Rayron is a blue belt and he is the son of Ryan Gracie who is one of the biggest legends in MMA.  Last year Rayron won the worlds as a juvenile and he is 16 years old and already 6’3 and 230 lbs!  He has everything he needs Read more about How To Counter The Dog Fight (Half Guard Sweep) by Rayron Gracie[…]

Different Deep Half Guard Sweep by Nathan Jeffers

Today I am here with Nathan Jeffers, I was doing a seminar here at Tom Oberhue’s school in Portland, Oregon.  Nathan just got his black belt and Nathan is really impressive because he is 51 years old and he plays a game exactly like mine.  He likes to play the half guard like mine and Read more about Different Deep Half Guard Sweep by Nathan Jeffers[…]

Crucifix from Deep Half Guard by John Piper

Today I am here with John Pier, I just did a seminar here in Durham, North Carolina and it was organized by my friend BJJ Betty.  We are here at elevate MMA and today John is going to show us one of his favorite positions today which is funny because it is a counter to Read more about Crucifix from Deep Half Guard by John Piper[…]

The Butterfly Sweep Without Underhook By Rafael Formiga

Today we are going to learn the butterfly sweep without underhook by Rafael Formiga. He is the founder of Soul Fighters BJJ. Rafael was the first jiu-jitsu star I ever trained with in my life. When I was a brown belt we both trained at Brazilian Top Team. I went to train with him in Read more about The Butterfly Sweep Without Underhook By Rafael Formiga[…]

Half-Guard Sweep Going To The Back By UFC Veteran Tim Credeur

Today we are going to see a half-guard sweep going to the back by UFC veteran Tim Credeur. He is a black belt under Rodrigo Medeiros and a veteran UFC fighter. I just completed a seminar here at his Gladiator’s Academy in Lafayette, Louisiana. He is going to show us one of his favorite sweeps Read more about Half-Guard Sweep Going To The Back By UFC Veteran Tim Credeur[…]